Alan MacDiarmid

1927 - 2007

Alan MacDiarmid

Alan Graham MacDiarmid, ONZ FRS (14 April 1927 – 7 February 2007) was a New Zealand-born American chemist, and one of three recipients of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2000. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan MacDiarmid has received more than 107,049 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 216th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Alan MacDiarmid ranks 216 out of 473Before him are Hermann Kolbe, Martin Karplus, Archer Martin, Hideki Shirakawa, Elias James Corey, and Herbert C. Brown. After him are Johan Gottlieb Gahn, Kristian Birkeland, Kary Mullis, Stanislao Cannizzaro, Kaoru Ishikawa, and John Polanyi.

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Among people born in 1927, Alan MacDiarmid ranks 65Before him are Kurt Masur, George C. Scott, Romano Mussolini, Ram Narayan, Don Shirley, and Lois Maxwell. After him are Enzo Bearzot, Abdul Basit 'Abd us-Samad, Margot Honecker, Maurice Ronet, Lucio Fulci, and Rosalynn Carter. Among people deceased in 2007, Alan MacDiarmid ranks 41Before him are Abdul Rahman Arif, Arthur Kornberg, Vladimir Kryuchkov, Barry Nelson, Jane Wyman, and Lois Maxwell. After him are Abbé Pierre, André Gorz, Norman Mailer, Jaan Kross, Ian Smith, and Joe Zawinul.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Alan MacDiarmid ranks 9 out of 145Before him are Russell Crowe (1964), Maurice Wilkins (1916), Bruce McLaren (1937), Peter Jackson (1961), Katherine Mansfield (1888), and Denny Hulme (1936). After him are Kiri Te Kanawa (1944), Burt Munro (1899), Martin Campbell (1943), Lucy Lawless (1968), Alan Dale (1947), and Bruce Spence (1945).

Among CHEMISTS In New Zealand

Among chemists born in New Zealand, Alan MacDiarmid ranks 1