Archibald Menzies

1754 - 1842

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Archibald Menzies ( MING-iss; 15 March 1754 – 15 February 1842) was a Scottish surgeon, botanist and naturalist. He spent many years at sea, serving with the Royal Navy, private merchants, and the Vancouver Expedition. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archibald Menzies has received more than 50,247 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Archibald Menzies is the 779th most popular biologist (down from 615th in 2019), the 4,149th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 132nd most popular British Biologist.

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Among biologists, Archibald Menzies ranks 779 out of 844Before her are Charles Sibley, Angela Piskernik, Leonhard Stejneger, William Yarrell, Austin Stevens, and Francis Walker. After her are George Montagu, William Beebe, William Kirby, C. B. van Niel, Robert Ridgway, and Peter Ascanius.

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Among people born in 1754, Archibald Menzies ranks 45Before her are Vincenzo Monti, Anna Maria Lenngren, Juan Meléndez Valdés, Karl Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, José Antonio Pavón Jiménez, and George Crabbe. After her are Abraham Baldwin and Joel Barlow. Among people deceased in 1842, Archibald Menzies ranks 36Before her are Wilhelm Gesenius, Letitia Christian Tyler, Henry Shrapnel, Aleksey Koltsov, James Ivory, and William Ellery Channing. After her are Amos Eaton and James Barbour.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Archibald Menzies ranks 4,149 out of 6,924Before her are Ray Wilkins (1956), Joseph Cook (1860), C. V. Boys (1855), Alfred Enoch (1988), Vashti Bunyan (1945), and Francis Walker (1809). After her are Sam Brown (1964), Jonathan Palmer (1956), Nicholas Evans (1950), Ronald Stretton (1930), Gordon Haskell (1946), and Iolo Morganwg (1747).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Archibald Menzies ranks 132Before her are David Douglas (1799), Alister Hardy (1896), Alec Jeffreys (1950), William Sherard (1659), William Yarrell (1784), and Francis Walker (1809). After her are George Montagu (1751), William Kirby (1759), Mark Catesby (1683), John Claudius Loudon (1783), Anne McLaren (1927), and Lancelot Hogben (1895).