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Anders Sparrman

1748 - 1820

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Anders Sparrman (27 February 1748, Tensta, Uppland – 9 August 1820) was a Swedish naturalist, abolitionist and an apostle of Carl Linnaeus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anders Sparrman has received more than 48,916 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Anders Sparrman is the 308th most popular biologist (down from 291st in 2019), the 352nd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 325th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Swedish Biologist.

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Among biologists, Anders Sparrman ranks 308 out of 841Before him are Eugenius Warming, Johann Reinhold Forster, Dennis Meadows, Eugene Odum, Albert Günther, and Robert Fortune. After him are Guillaume Rondelet, Friedrich Anton Wilhelm Miquel, Ernst Schäfer, Roderick Murchison, Nehemiah Grew, and Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link.

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Among people born in 1748, Anders Sparrman ranks 18Before him are Petar I Petrović-Njegoš, Johann Friedrich Gmelin, Adamantios Korais, Benedict Joseph Labre, Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot, and Dominique, comte de Cassini. After him are Félix Vicq-d'Azyr, Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Timur Shah Durrani, Francesco Mario Pagano, John Playfair, and Joseph Bramah. Among people deceased in 1820, Anders Sparrman ranks 25Before him are Augustin Barruel, Princess Frederica Charlotte of Prussia, Nguyễn Du, Daniel Boone, Constantin François de Chassebœuf, comte de Volney, and Arthur Young. After him are Princess Adelheid of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, Benjamin West, Antonín Vranický, Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Gerhard von Kügelgen, and Karl Ludwig Sand.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Anders Sparrman ranks 352 out of 1,612Before him are Alicia Vikander (1988), Lisbeth Palme (1931), Jonas Jonasson (1961), Oskar Backlund (1846), Kristina Söderbaum (1912), and Vilhelm Moberg (1898). After him are Greta Thunberg (2003), Lena Endre (1955), Ola Ullsten (1931), Evert Taube (1890), Odd Nerdrum (1944), and Carl Milles (1875).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Sweden

Among biologists born in Sweden, Anders Sparrman ranks 11Before him are Elias Magnus Fries (1794), Olaus Rudbeck (1630), Carl Linnaeus the Younger (1741), Adam Afzelius (1750), Erik Acharius (1757), and Eva Ekeblad (1724). After him are Göran Wahlenberg (1780), Pehr Kalm (1716), Daniel Solander (1733), Anders Dahl (1751), Olof Swartz (1760), and Peter Artedi (1705).