Anthony Fauci

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Anthony Stephen Fauci (; born December 24, 1940) is an American physician-scientist and immunologist who serves as the director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the chief medical advisor to the president. As a physician with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Fauci has served the American public health sector in various capacities for more than 50 years, and has acted as an advisor to every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan. He became director of the NIAID in 1984 and has made contributions to HIV/AIDS research and other immunodeficiency diseases, both as a research scientist and as the head of the NIAID. From 1983 to 2002, Fauci was one of the world's most frequently-cited scientists across all scientific journals. In 2008, President George W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anthony Fauci has received more than 10,035,148 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Anthony Fauci is the 200th most popular physician, the 1,656th most popular biography from United States and the 21st most popular American Physician.

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Among physicians, Anthony Fauci ranks 200 out of 509Before him are Ernst-Günther Schenck, Severo Ochoa, Ernst-Robert Grawitz, Philipp Franz von Siebold, Regnier de Graaf, and Patch Adams. After him are Charaka, Bernardino Ramazzini, Jack Kevorkian, George Whipple, Dickinson W. Richards, and David H. Hubel.

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Among people born in 1940, Anthony Fauci ranks 103Before him are Alan Kay, Régis Debray, Phil Ochs, Vladimir Cosma, Toshihide Maskawa, and Bechara Boutros al-Rahi. After him are Elke Sommer, Jean-Luc Dehaene, Wayne Dyer, Lothar de Maizière, Jan Jongbloed, and Mamnoon Hussain.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Anthony Fauci ranks 1,656 out of 15,968Before him are Benedict Arnold (1741), Helen Hunt (1963), James Patterson (1947), (1975), Patch Adams (1945), and Mary Anderson (1862). After him are Larry King (1933), Fredric March (1897), Thomas Mitchell (1892), Kim Peek (1951), Neil Patrick Harris (1973), and Gus Grissom (1926).

Among PHYSICIANS In United States

Among physicians born in United States, Anthony Fauci ranks 21Before him are George Minot (1885), Michael Stuart Brown (1941), E. Donnall Thomas (1920), Haldan Keffer Hartline (1903), Henry Heimlich (1920), and Patch Adams (1945). After him are Jack Kevorkian (1928), George Whipple (1878), Dickinson W. Richards (1895), John Harvey Kellogg (1852), John O'Keefe (1939), and Peter Agre (1949).