Benjamin Vulliamy

1747 - 1811

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Benjamin Vulliamy (1747 – 31 December 1811), was a clockmaker responsible for building the Regulator Clock, which, between 1780 and 1884, was the official regulator of time in London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Vulliamy has received more than 22,218 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Benjamin Vulliamy is the 450th most popular businessperson (down from 339th in 2019), the 3,777th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,092nd in 2019) and the 33rd most popular British Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Benjamin Vulliamy ranks 450 out of 604Before him are Francesc Xavier Bultó, Yuri Milner, Richard Bass, Pierre Omidyar, Gardiner Greene Hubbard, and Alexey Miller. After him are Manolo el del bombo, Peter Hill-Wood, Sheryl Sandberg, Jensen Huang, Clyde Cessna, and Suleyman Kerimov.

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Among people born in 1747, Benjamin Vulliamy ranks 18Before him are Armand Louis de Gontaut, Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel, Franz von Paula Schrank, Józef Wybicki, Antoine Nicolas Duchesne, and Grigory Shelikhov. After him are György Bessenyei, Iolo Morganwg, and Gunning Bedford Jr.. Among people deceased in 1811, Benjamin Vulliamy ranks 18Before him are Christoph Friedrich Nicolai, Mariano Moreno, Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, Pedro Caro, 3rd Marquis of la Romana, Juan de Villanueva, and Juan Aldama. After him are György Bessenyei, Thomas Percy, Thomas Fitzsimons, and Samuel Chase.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Vulliamy ranks 3,777 out of 6,924Before him are Paul Nash (1889), Steve Hillage (1951), Herbert Giles (1845), Robin Cook (1946), Emma Kirkby (1949), and Adrian Rawlins (1958). After him are Gavin Bryars (1943), Peter Molyneux (1959), David Bedford (1937), Terence Rattigan (1911), Arnold Jackson (1891), and Alex Stepney (1942).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United Kingdom

Among businesspeople born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Vulliamy ranks 33Before him are Fred Karno (1866), William McGregor (1846), Andrew Planche (1727), Mark Thatcher (1953), Chris Anderson (1961), and Allan Williams (1930). After him are Peter Hill-Wood (1936), Christopher O'Neill (1974), Steve Jackson (1951), Ian Livingstone (1949), Ken Bates (1931), and Martin Whitmarsh (1958).