Brenda Milner

1918 - Today

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Brenda Milner (née Langford; July 15, 1918) is a British-Canadian neuropsychologist who has contributed extensively to the research literature on various topics in the field of clinical neuropsychology. Milner is a professor in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery at McGill University and a professor of Psychology at the Montreal Neurological Institute. As of 2005, she holds more than 20 honorary degrees and continues to work in her nineties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brenda Milner has received more than 221,383 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Brenda Milner is the 160th most popular psychologist (down from 151st in 2019), the 2,283rd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 12th most popular British Psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Brenda Milner ranks 160 out of 182Before her are Bluma Zeigarnik, Raymond Moody, Elizabeth Loftus, Edvard Moser, Jordan Peterson, and Michael Gazzaniga. After her are Georgi Lozanov, Lewis Terman, Dimitri Uznadze, Henri Nouwen, Victor Skumin, and Ronald Fairbairn.

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Among people born in 1918, Brenda Milner ranks 139Before her are Abdul Haris Nasution, Gottfried von Einem, Sandro Puppo, Georgios Rallis, Hermann Zapf, and Hendrik C. van de Hulst. After her are Gunnar Sønsteby, Jelle Zijlstra, Arthur Chung, James Aldridge, Anne Shirley, and Hank Jones.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Brenda Milner ranks 2,283 out of 6,924Before her are Jock Stein (1922), John Mahoney (1940), J. M. E. McTaggart (1866), Graham Sutherland (1903), Charles Burney (1726), and Felicity Jones (1983). After her are Patrick Troughton (1920), Howard Webb (1971), Belinda Lee (1935), David Tomlinson (1917), John McAfee (1945), and Lord Leopold Mountbatten (1889).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among psychologists born in United Kingdom, Brenda Milner ranks 12Before her are Ernest Jones (1879), R. D. Laing (1927), William McDougall (1871), Frederic Bartlett (1886), Havelock Ellis (1859), and Alexander Bain (1818). After her are Ronald Fairbairn (1889), Anne Treisman (1935), Simon Baron-Cohen (1958), and Robin Dunbar (1947).