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Bernhard Dawson

Bernhard Hildebrandt Dawson, US-born Argentine astronomer (Kansas City, Missouri State 21 September 1890 – 18 June 1960)
 
 
Discovered Nova Puppis star or Dawson star (1942)
 

Developed a new method for calculation of binary stars orbits


Authored Un metodo abreviado de compensación (1948)

 
 
HONORS

D.B. Pickering Nova Medal, American Association of Variable Stars Observers 

Dawson lunar crater

Asteroid 1829 Dawson