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1675 1719 John Flamsteed
1720 1742 Edmund Halley
1742 1762 James Bradley
1762 1764 Nathaniel Bliss
1765 1811 Nevil Maskelyne
1811 1835 John Pond
1835 1881 George Biddell Airy
1881 1910 William Christie
1910 1933 Frank W. Dyson
1933 1955 Harold Spencer Jones
1956 1971 Richard van der Riet Woolley
1972 1982 Martin Ryle
1982 1990 Francis Graham-Smith
1991 1995 Arnold Wolfendale
1995 -- Martin Rees

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