Max Wolf

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Max Wolf
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Max Wolf
Born (1863-06-21)June 21, 1863
Heidelberg, Germany (Bund)
Died October 3, 1932(1932-10-03) (aged 69)
Heidelberg, Germany (Weimar)
Nationality German
Alma mater University of Heidelberg
Known for Astrophotography
Awards Bruce Medal (1930)
Scientific career
Fields Astronomy
Institutions University of Heidelberg
Doctoral students August Kopff
Heinrich Vogt
Wilhelm Lorenz

Maximilian Franz Joseph Cornelius Wolf (21 June 1863 – 3 October 1932) was a German astronomer. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany. He discovered the first Trojan asteroid 588 Achilles.