Clyde Tombaugh

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Clyde Tombaugh

Clyde Tombaugh was an American astronomer born in 1906 February the 4-January 17 1997 (aged 90).

Tombaugh discovered Pluto in 1930 he also ,he won the Rittenhouse medal in 1990. Not only did he discover Pluto but discovered other astroids.

Technology used at the time

Clyde created his own telescope.

What contribution did they make to our solar system

Clyde contributed the finding of Pluto and to help scientist discover more research

What discoveries did they make

Discovery of Pluto

1930-post 1900