Charles Estienne

1504 - 1564

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Charles Estienne (French: [ʃaʁl etjɛn]; 1504–1564), known as Carolus Stephanus in Latin and Charles Stephens in English, was an early exponent of the science of anatomy in France. Charles was a younger brother of Robert Estienne I, the famous printer, and son to Henri, who Latinized the family name as Stephanus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Estienne has received more than 27,262 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles Estienne is the 387th most popular physician (down from 371st in 2019), the 3,057th most popular biography from France (down from 2,846th in 2019) and the 44th most popular Physician.

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Among physicians, Charles Estienne ranks 387 out of 502Before him are Alfonso López Trujillo, Stamen Grigorov, Wilhelm Fliess, Johann Lukas Schönlein, Zhong Nanshan, and William Bayliss. After him are William Kaelin Jr., Wilhelm Griesinger, Paul Janssen, Carl Lange, Amleto Giovanni Cicognani, and Jean Baptiste François Pierre Bulliard.

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Among people born in 1504, Charles Estienne ranks 12Before him are Heinrich Bullinger, John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, George Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford, Guru Angad, Scipione Rebiba, and Louis of Granada. After him are Antun Vrančić, Dorothea of Denmark, Duchess of Prussia, Ğazı I Giray, Giovanni Battista Giraldi, and Stanislaus Hosius. Among people deceased in 1564, Charles Estienne ranks 7Before him are Michelangelo, John Calvin, Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor, Andreas Vesalius, Pierre Belon, and Rani Durgavati. After him are Theodore Bibliander, Giovanni da Udine, and Maurice Scève.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Estienne ranks 3,057 out of 6,011Before him are Augusta Holmès (1847), Émile Fayolle (1852), Maurice Emmanuel (1862), Alexandre-Théodore-Victor, comte de Lameth (1760), Johnny Servoz-Gavin (1942), and Jamel Debbouze (1975). After him are Juliette Mayniel (1936), Claude Pompidou (1912), Auguste Herbin (1882), Princess Maria Cristina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1877), Joseph de Guignes (1721), and Paul Veyne (1930).

Among PHYSICIANS In France

Among physicians born in France, Charles Estienne ranks 44Before him are Pierre Fauchard (1679), Louis de Jaucourt (1704), Jean-Pierre Abel-Rémusat (1788), Henri Maspero (1883), Jean Pierre Flourens (1794), and Adrien Proust (1834). After him are Jean Baptiste François Pierre Bulliard (1742), Bernard de Jussieu (1699), Jean-Nicolas Corvisart (1755), Louis-Antoine Ranvier (1835), Henri Dutrochet (1776), and Pierre Marie (1853).