Bernard Kouchner

1939 - Today

Bernard Kouchner

Bernard Kouchner (born 1 November 1939) is a French politician and physician. He is the co-founder of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Médecins du Monde. From 2007 until 2010, he was the French Minister of Foreign and European Affairs in the center-right Fillon government under president Nicolas Sarkozy, although he had been in the past a minister in socialist governments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Kouchner has received more than 196,913 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 151st most popular physician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among physicians, Bernard Kouchner ranks 150 out of 438Before him are Hans Sloane, Charles Brenton Huggins, Ibn Zuhr, Louis Ignarro, Elizabeth Blackwell, and Albert of Riga. After him are Guy de Chauliac, Tasuku Honjo, Kitasato Shibasaburō, Pietro Andrea Mattioli, Joseph Calasanz, and Andrew Schally.

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Among people born in 1939, Bernard Kouchner ranks 55Before him are Fritjof Capra, Phil Spector, Paul Hogan, Dale T. Mortensen, Cynthia Lennon, and Susumu Tonegawa. After him are Junko Tabei, Sonny Chiba, Pak Pong-ju, Ruud Lubbers, Daniel C. Tsui, and Scott Glenn.

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In France

Among people born in France, Bernard Kouchner ranks 1,148 out of 4,109Before him are Antipope Gregory VIII (1100), Henri Désiré Landru (1869), Henriette of France (1727), Alexandra David-Néel (1868), Martin Bucer (1491), and Madeleine of Valois (1520). After him are Mylène Demongeot (1935), Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1580), Stéphanie de Beauharnais (1789), Charles, Duke of Berry (1686), Alice Prin (1901), and Gustav Ritter von Kahr (1862).

Among PHYSICIANS In France

Among physicians born in France, Bernard Kouchner ranks 20Before him are Jean Nicot (1530), Jean Dausset (1916), Marie François Xavier Bichat (1771), Georges Gilles de la Tourette (1857), André Frédéric Cournand (1895), and Jean Marc Gaspard Itard (1774). After him are Guy de Chauliac (1300), Albert Calmette (1863), Dominique Jean Larrey (1766), Maurice Bucaille (1920), Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis (1757), and François Magendie (1783).

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