Émile Duclaux

1840 - 1904

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Émile Duclaux (24 June 1840 – May 2, 1904) was a French microbiologist and chemist born in Aurillac, Cantal. He studied at the College of Aurillac, the Lycée Saint-Louis in Paris and at École Normale Supérieure. In 1862 he began work as an assistant in the laboratory of Louis Pasteur (1822–1895). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Émile Duclaux has received more than 19,353 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Émile Duclaux is the 514th most popular biologist, the 3,308th most popular biography from France and the 73rd most popular French Biologist.

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Among biologists, Émile Duclaux ranks 514 out of 844Before him are Max Carl Wilhelm Weber, Nils Johan Andersson, Philippe Édouard Léon Van Tieghem, Jean Victoir Audouin, Carl Jakob Sundevall, and Marie Jules César Savigny. After him are Carl Axel Magnus Lindman, John Anderson, Johan Wilhelm Zetterstedt, John Isaac Briquet, Otto von Münchhausen, and George Albert Boulenger.

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Among people born in 1840, Émile Duclaux ranks 54Before him are Alexander Kovalevsky, Dmitry Pisarev, Viktor Knorre, Helena Modjeska, William Graham Sumner, and Theodor Philipsen. After him are Chief Joseph, Thomas Nast, Francišak Bahuševič, Franco Faccio, Victorino de la Plaza, and Hermann Goetz. Among people deceased in 1904, Émile Duclaux ranks 62Before him are Prince George, Duke of Cambridge, Korla Awgust Kocor, Edwin Arnold, Leslie Stephen, Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi, and Ferdinand Mannlicher. After him are Chief Joseph, Georg Sauerwein, Princess Pauline of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Sumner Paine, Miltiadis Gouskos, and Rodolfo Amando Philippi.

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In France

Among people born in France, Émile Duclaux ranks 3,308 out of 5,234Before him are Michel Audiard (1920), Pierre Arditi (1944), Marie Jules César Savigny (1777), Pascal Bruckner (1948), Gisèle Casadesus (1914), and Christian Gourcuff (1955). After him are Louis Boyer (1901), Princess Eugénie of Greece and Denmark (1910), André Darrigade (1929), Emmanuel Frémiet (1824), Guiraut Riquier (1230), and Jérôme Carcopino (1881).

Among BIOLOGISTS In France

Among biologists born in France, Émile Duclaux ranks 73Before him are André Marie Constant Duméril (1774), Jules Émile Planchon (1823), Eugène Simon (1848), Philippe Édouard Léon Van Tieghem (1839), Jean Victoir Audouin (1797), and Marie Jules César Savigny (1777). After him are Jean de Thévenot (1633), Achille Valenciennes (1794), Antoine Risso (1777), Adrien René Franchet (1834), Élie-Abel Carrière (1818), and Bernard Heuvelmans (1916).