Adriaan Fokker

1887 - 1972

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Adriaan Daniël Fokker (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈaːdriaːn ˈdaːniɛl ˈfɔkər]; 17 August 1887 – 24 September 1972) was a Dutch physicist and musician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adriaan Fokker has received more than 45,569 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Adriaan Fokker is the 614th most popular physicist (down from 565th in 2019), the 48th most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 38th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Indonesian Physicist.

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Among physicists, Adriaan Fokker ranks 614 out of 721Before him are Harold Brown, Fabiola Gianotti, James Hansen, César Lattes, Artem Alikhanian, and John Houghton. After him are Heinrich Kayser, Aleksandr Andronov, John Polkinghorne, Hedwig Kohn, Shoichi Sakata, and Bill Nye.

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Among people born in 1887, Adriaan Fokker ranks 185Before him are Sigrid Fick, Jamini Roy, Alf Landon, Carl Blegen, Edith Sitwell, and Govind Ballabh Pant. After him are Jacob L. Devers, Albert Gutterson, Walter Johnson, Albert Paris Gütersloh, Benjamin Glazer, and Nils Middelboe. Among people deceased in 1972, Adriaan Fokker ranks 170Before him are Louis J. Mordell, Jamini Roy, Havergal Brian, Américo Castro, Harold Rainsford Stark, and Wesley Ruggles. After him are Moe Berg, Romas Kalanta, Sir George Thomas, 7th Baronet, Erwin Stresemann, Louella Parsons, and Alexander Vampilov.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Adriaan Fokker ranks 48 out of 93Before him are Amir Hamzah (1911), Beb Bakhuys (1909), Xenia Stad-de Jong (1922), Henk Badings (1907), Mohammad Natsir (1908), and Adrianus de Jong (1882). After him are Xaviera Hollander (1943), Agnez Mo (1986), Ali Sastroamidjojo (1903), Boediono (1943), Mochtar Lubis (1922), and Sandra Reemer (1950).

Among PHYSICISTS In Indonesia

Among physicists born in Indonesia, Adriaan Fokker ranks 2Before him are George Uhlenbeck (1900).