Charles Bonnet

1720 - 1793

Charles Bonnet

Charles Bonnet (French: [bɔnɛ]; 13 March 1720 – 20 May 1793) was a Genevan naturalist and philosophical writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Bonnet has received more than 99,196 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 127th most popular biologist.

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Among biologists, Charles Bonnet ranks 127 out of 686Before him are Edward B. Lewis, Johan Christian Fabricius, Peter Medawar, Wilhelm Johannsen, Elias Magnus Fries, and Erwin Neher. After him are Theodosius Dobzhansky, Robert Whittaker, Barthélemy Charles Joseph Dumortier, J. B. S. Haldane, Aimé Bonpland, and Georg Forster.

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Among people born in 1720, Charles Bonnet ranks 11Before him are Philip, Duke of Parma, Carlo Gozzi, Emperor Sakuramachi, Louisa Ulrika of Prussia, Vilna Gaon, and James Hargreaves. After him are Hyder Ali, Heraclius II of Georgia, William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Maximilian Hell, Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, and Johann Schobert. Among people deceased in 1793, Charles Bonnet ranks 15Before him are Yolande de Polastron, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Madame Roland, Jacques Pierre Brissot, Francesco Guardi, and Alexander Roslin. After him are John Hancock, Antoine Barnave, Fletcher Christian, John Hunter, Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière, and Jacques Cathelineau.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Charles Bonnet ranks 98 out of 540Before him are Alfred Cortot (1877), Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740), Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (1778), Hannes Meyer (1889), Paul Guldin (1577), and Nicholas of Flüe (1417). After him are Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz (1878), Heinrich Bullinger (1504), Humbert I, Count of Savoy (980), Jakob Steiner (1796), Ludwig Binswanger (1881), and Rudolf II, Duke of Austria (1270).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, Charles Bonnet ranks 5Before him are Conrad Gessner (1516), Daniel Bovet (1907), Werner Arber (1929), and Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (1778). After him are Gaspard Bauhin (1560), Albert von Kölliker (1817), Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), Carl Nägeli (1817), François-Alphonse Forel (1841), Josias Braun-Blanquet (1884), and Pierre Edmond Boissier (1810).