After receiving his licenciate, he became a student in the school of astronomy that Admiral Mouchez had just opened at the Paris Observatory. He was then sent to the Nice Observatory and remained there until 1890. It was during his stay in Nice he married and became widowed a few months after.
Back in his hometown, he joined the Marseille Observatory where he was promoted to assistant astronomer in 1895. He remained there until his retirement in 1924.
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- "Fabry, Louis", Jacques R. Lévy, Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Charles Scribner's Sons, 2008.
- "Notice nécrologique sur L. Fabry", Gaston Fayet, Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences, 208 (1939), pp. 545–547.
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