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The Henry Draper Medal was established by the widow of Henry Draper, and is awarded by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences for contributions to astrophysics.

The recipients have been:

1886 Samuel Pierpont Langley
1888 Edward Charles Pickering
1890 Henry Augustus Rowland
1893 Hermann Carl Vogel
1899 James Edward Keeler
1901 William Huggins
1904 George Ellery Hale
1906 William Wallace Campbell
1910 Charles Greeley Abbot
1913 Henri-Alexandre Deslandres
1915 Joel Stebbins
1916 Albert Abraham Michelson
1918 Walter Sydney Adams
1919 Charles Fabry
1920 Alfred Fowler
1921 Pieter Zeeman
1922 Henry Norris Russell
1924 Arthur Stanley Eddington
1926 Harlow Shapley
1928 William Hammond Wright
1931 Annie Jump Cannon
1932 Vesto Slipher
1934 John Stanley Plaskett
1936 Kenneth Mees
1940 Robert W. Wood
1942 Ira Sprague Bowen
1945 Paul W. Merrill
1947 Hans Bethe
1949 Otto Struve
1951 Bernard Lyot
1955 Hendrik C. van de Hulst
1957 Horace W. Babcock
1960 Martin Schwarzschild
1963 Richard Tousey
1965 Martin Ryle
1968 Bengt Edlén
1971 Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
1974 Lyman Spitzer
1977 Arno Allan Penzias and Robert Woodrow Wilson
1980 William Wilson Morgan
1985 Joseph Taylor
1989 Riccardo Giovanelli and Martha P. Haynes
1993 Ralph Asher Alpher and Robert Herman
1997 Bohdan Paczynski
2001 R. Paul Butler and Geoffrey Marcy
2005 Charles L. Bennett
2009 Neil Gehrels

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