|Birthplace:||Amiens, Somme, Picardie, France|
|Death:||Died in Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France|
|Managed by:||Martin Eriksen|
About Jean-Baptiste Joseph Delambre
Jean Baptiste Joseph, chevalier Delambre (19 September 1749, Amiens – 19 August 1822, Paris) was a French mathematician and astronomer. He was also director of the Paris Observatory, and author of well-known books on the history of astronomy from ancient times to the 18th century.