clyde tombaugh

date of birth and death

date of birth and death

Date of birth and death

Clyde Tombaugh was born in Febuary 4th 1906.And died in January 17th 1997.

Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto.He made very detailed drawings of his telescopic observation of Jupiter and Mars.Clyde accepted the job and joined the search for Precival Lowells 'planet X', a planet beyond Neptune. After ten months of very hard work, sometimes working through the night in an unheated dome, Clyde tombaugh discovered an object he named Pluto.