Johann Elert Bode
German astronomerDied when: 79 years 308 days (958 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Johann Elert Bode (German: [ˈboːdə]; 19 January 1747 – 23 November 1826) was a German astronomer known for his reformulation and popularisation of the Titius–Bode law.
Bode determined the orbit of Uranus and suggested the planet's name.