Bernard Lovell

1913 - 2012

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Sir Alfred Charles Bernard Lovell (31 August 1913 – 6 August 2012) was an English physicist and radio astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Lovell has received more than 154,291 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Bernard Lovell is the 654th most popular physicist (down from 609th in 2019), the 4,054th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,372nd in 2019) and the 78th most popular British Physicist.

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Among physicists, Bernard Lovell ranks 654 out of 721Before him are Alvin M. Weinberg, Grigory Landsberg, Rudolf Haag, Robert L. Forward, Charlotte Froese Fischer, and Lisa Randall. After him are Frederick Seitz, Max Tegmark, Harriet Brooks, Abraham Pais, Jürgen Kurths, and Alfred Ewing.

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Among people born in 1913, Bernard Lovell ranks 266Before him are Amado Azar, Masaji Kiyokawa, Betty Field, Michael Foot, Frank Swift, and Gangubai Hangal. After him are Theo Helfrich, François Bourbotte, Sammy Cahn, Red Skelton, Maria Kwaśniewska, and Barbara Pym. Among people deceased in 2012, Bernard Lovell ranks 339Before him are J. Bernlef, Rodolfo Quezada Toruño, Earl Scruggs, Héctor Camacho, Arkady Vorobyov, and Murray Rose. After him are Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, Vasily Belov, Elyse Knox, Deborah Raffin, Robert B. Sherman, and Vincenzo Consolo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bernard Lovell ranks 4,054 out of 6,924Before him are Dick King-Smith (1922), Anna Popplewell (1988), Don Thompson (1933), Stephen Moyer (1969), George Abbot (1562), and Pete Doherty (1979). After him are Owen Barfield (1898), Roger Ashton-Griffiths (1957), Joe Alwyn (1991), Alfie Allen (1986), Norman Read (1931), and Ian Hodder (1948).

Among PHYSICISTS In United Kingdom

Among physicists born in United Kingdom, Bernard Lovell ranks 78Before him are Brandon Carter (1942), Peter Mark Roget (1779), John D. Barrow (1952), John Houghton (1931), John Polkinghorne (1930), and John Aitken (1839). After him are Alfred Ewing (1855), C. V. Boys (1855), Raymond Gosling (1926), Ronald Drever (1931), John Pendry (1943), and Brian Cox (1968).