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Biographical entry O'Connell, Daniel Joseph Kelly (1896 - 1982)

Born
25 July 1896
England
Died
14 October 1982
Occupation
Physicist

Summary

Daniel Joseph K. O'Connell was Director of the Riverview Observatory from 1938-52. He then moved to Rome, where he became Director of the Vatican Observatory from 1952-70.

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Brück, Hermann A., 'Daniel Joseph Kelly O'Connell, 1896-1982', in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004. Details
  • Lomb, Nick, 'O'Connell, Daniel Joseph Kelly (1896-1982), Jesuit Priest, Astronomer and Seismologist', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 18, 2012, pp. 234-5. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.