Amotz Zahavi

1928 - 2017

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Amotz Zahavi (Hebrew: אמוץ זהבי) (August 14, 1928 – May 12, 2017) was an Israeli evolutionary biologist, a Professor in the Department of Zoology at Tel Aviv University, and one of the founders of the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amotz Zahavi has received more than 74,216 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Amotz Zahavi is the 575th most popular biologist (down from 543rd in 2019), the 223rd most popular biography from Israel (down from 200th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Israeli Biologist.

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Among biologists, Amotz Zahavi ranks 575 out of 844Before him are Gabriel Bibron, Wilhelm Hofmeister, Johannes Müller Argoviensis, Alfred Grandidier, Robert May, Baron May of Oxford, and Everard Home. After him are Ruth Arnon, Francisco Manuel Blanco, Heinrich Boie, Gaetano Savi, William Withering, and Karl Theodor Ernst von Siebold.

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Among people born in 1928, Amotz Zahavi ranks 313Before him are Péter Boross, Minas Avetisyan, Théodore Sindikubwabo, Gunnar Andersson, Dolph Schayes, and Koko Taylor. After him are Lucho Gatica, Ennio de Giorgi, Chung Won-shik, Sven Davidson, Rance Howard, and Jorge Ibargüengoitia. Among people deceased in 2017, Amotz Zahavi ranks 267Before him are Timo Mäkinen, Roberto Ferreiro, Mildred Dresselhaus, Smail Hamdani, Halit Akçatepe, and Shyla Stylez. After him are Lil Peep, Chiquito de la Calzada, Carlos Humberto Romero, Rance Howard, Ludvig Faddeev, and Alois Mock.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Amotz Zahavi ranks 223 out of 389Before him are Adi Shamir (1952), Ayelet Zurer (1969), Yakir Aharonov (1932), Oded Fehr (1970), Judea Pearl (1936), and Meir Shalev (1948). After him are Ruth Arnon (1933), Elia Suleiman (1960), Israel Finkelstein (1949), Nehemiah Persoff (1919), Azmi Bishara (1956), and Yair Lapid (1963).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Israel

Among biologists born in Israel, Amotz Zahavi ranks 3Before him are Ada Yonath (1939) and Aaron Ciechanover (1947). After him are Ruth Arnon (1933).