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Aage Bohr

1922 - 2009

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Aage Niels Bohr (Danish: [ˈɔːwə ˈne̝ls ˈpoɐ̯ˀ] ; 19 June 1922 – 8 September 2009) was a Danish nuclear physicist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1975 with Ben Roy Mottelson and James Rainwater "for the discovery of the connection between collective motion and particle motion in atomic nuclei and the development of the theory of the structure of the atomic nucleus based on this connection". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aage Bohr has received more than 550,345 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Aage Bohr is the 116th most popular physicist (down from 89th in 2019), the 59th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 46th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Danish Physicist.

Aage Bohr was a Danish physicist who is most famous for the Bohr model of the atom.

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Among physicists, Aage Bohr ranks 116 out of 717Before him are J. Hans D. Jensen, Edward Victor Appleton, Julius von Mayer, Anders Jonas Ångström, George Paget Thomson, and Ernst Abbe. After him are Auguste Piccard, Heinrich Rohrer, François Arago, Walter Houser Brattain, C. F. Powell, and Pavel Cherenkov.

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Among people born in 1922, Aage Bohr ranks 21Before him are Erving Goffman, Jack Kerouac, Emil Zátopek, Christiaan Barnard, Gérard Philipe, and Imre Lakatos. After him are Kurt Vonnegut, Iannis Xenakis, Betty White, Hans Georg Dehmelt, Otto Carius, and Vittorio Gassman. Among people deceased in 2009, Aage Bohr ranks 9Before him are Claude Lévi-Strauss, Kim Dae-jung, Paul Samuelson, Pina Bausch, Roh Moo-hyun, and David Carradine. After him are Maurice Jarre, Millvina Dean, Farrah Fawcett, Mercedes Sosa, Ted Kennedy, and Omar Bongo.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Aage Bohr ranks 59 out of 893Before him are Christian VI of Denmark (1699), Jørn Utzon (1918), Nicolas Steno (1638), Anna Karina (1940), Gerda Wegener (1886), and Carl Nielsen (1865). After him are Abel, King of Denmark (1218), Mads Mikkelsen (1965), Carl Theodor Dreyer (1889), Arne Jacobsen (1902), Canute IV of Denmark (1043), and Anders Fogh Rasmussen (1953).

Among PHYSICISTS In Denmark

Among physicists born in Denmark, Aage Bohr ranks 3Before him are Hans Christian Ørsted (1777) and Niels Bohr (1885). After him are Christian Bohr (1855), Martin Knudsen (1871), Ole Worm (1588), Lene Hau (1959), and Ludvig Lorenz (1829).