CHEMIST

Anders Gustaf Ekeberg

1767 - 1813

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Anders Gustaf Ekeberg (Stockholm, Sweden, 16 January 1767 – Uppsala, Sweden, 11 February 1813) was a Swedish analytical chemist who discovered tantalum in 1802. He was notably deaf. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anders Gustaf Ekeberg has received more than 26,971 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Anders Gustaf Ekeberg is the 324th most popular chemist (down from 283rd in 2019), the 286th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 225th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Swedish Chemist.

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Among CHEMISTS

Among chemists, Anders Gustaf Ekeberg ranks 324 out of 510Before him are Karl Friedrich Mohr, Eilhard Mitscherlich, Jean-Baptiste Boussingault, Lars Fredrik Nilson, Fritz London, and Théophile-Jules Pelouze. After him are Charles Frédéric Gerhardt, Fraser Stoddart, Anselme Payen, C. H. D. Buys Ballot, Viktor Meyer, and Auguste Laurent.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1767, Anders Gustaf Ekeberg ranks 24Before him are Marie of Hesse-Kassel, Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, Jean-Lambert Tallien, Jacques-Charles Dupont de l'Eure, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, and Jean-Baptiste Isabey. After him are Philippe LeBon, Nicolas Théodore de Saussure, John Adams, Princess Frederica Charlotte of Prussia, Jacques Laffitte, and Charles Jean Marie Barbaroux. Among people deceased in 1813, Anders Gustaf Ekeberg ranks 20Before him are Giambattista Bodoni, George Shaw, Johann Baptist Wanhal, Johann Karl Wilhelm Illiger, Géraud Duroc, and Prince Augustus Ferdinand of Prussia. After him are Anton Graff, Maria Caterina Brignole, Princess Augusta of Great Britain, Johann Christian Reil, Anton Bernolák, and Theodor Körner.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Anders Gustaf Ekeberg ranks 286 out of 1,296Before him are Lars Fredrik Nilson (1840), Björn Waldegård (1943), Jan Troell (1931), Ivar Kreuger (1880), Lill-Babs (1938), and Monica Zetterlund (1937). After him are Nicodemus Tessin the Younger (1654), Agne Simonsson (1935), Otto Nordenskjöld (1869), Eli Heckscher (1879), Hjalmar Hammarskjöld (1862), and Allan Edwall (1924).

Among CHEMISTS In Sweden

Among chemists born in Sweden, Anders Gustaf Ekeberg ranks 16Before him are Johan Gottlieb Gahn (1745), Axel Fredrik Cronstedt (1722), Carl Gustaf Mosander (1797), Georg Brandt (1694), Per Teodor Cleve (1840), and Lars Fredrik Nilson (1840). After him are Anders Jahan Retzius (1742), Nils Gabriel Sefström (1787), and Peter Jacob Hjelm (1746).