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Category:James Lindsay, 26th Earl of Crawford

English: James Ludovic Lindsay, 26th Earl of Crawford and 9th Earl of Balcarres (1847 – 31 January 1913)[1] was a British astronomer, politician, bibliophile and philatelist. A member of the Royal Society, Crawford was elected president of the Royal Astronomical Society in 1878. He was a prominent Freemason.

James Lindsay, 26th Earl of Crawford 
British politician
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Date of birth28 July 1847
Date of death31 January 1913
Country of citizenship
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Position held
  • Member of the 22nd Parliament of the United Kingdom (31 March 1880 – 13 December 1880)
  • Member of the 21st Parliament of the United Kingdom (31 January 1874 – 24 March 1880)
Noble title
  • Alexander Lindsay, 25th Earl of Crawford
Work location
Award received
  • Fellow of the Royal Society
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