Charles F. Brush

1849 - 1929

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Charles Francis Brush (March 17, 1849 – June 15, 1929) was an American engineer, inventor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles F. Brush has received more than 143,398 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Charles F. Brush is the 208th most popular engineer (up from 211th in 2019), the 4,362nd most popular biography from United States (down from 4,262nd in 2019) and the 17th most popular American Engineer.

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Among engineers, Charles F. Brush ranks 208 out of 325Before him are Léon Charles Thévenin, Arkhip Lyulka, Vladimir Petlyakov, André Waterkeyn, Charles Renard, and W. Ross Ashby. After him are Semyon Lavochkin, Franz Grashof, Jon Postel, Ed Heinemann, Eugène Flachat, and Walter Thiel.

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Among people born in 1849, Charles F. Brush ranks 59Before him are Jean Richepin, Ruy Barbosa, Luther Burbank, Károly Khuen-Héderváry, Emma Lazarus, and Johan Kjeldahl. After him are Albert Heim, John Hopkinson, Ferdinand Brunetière, Giovanni Passannante, Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife, and Jacob Riis. Among people deceased in 1929, Charles F. Brush ranks 80Before him are Wilhelm von Bode, António José de Almeida, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Joseph Valentin Boussinesq, Julio Antonio Mella, and Leonard Hobhouse. After him are Gunnar Heiberg, Heinrich Zille, Pierre Fatou, Cornelis Lely, Henry Scott Tuke, and Gustave Schlumberger.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles F. Brush ranks 4,362 out of 15,968Before him are Ethel Catherwood (1908), Rob Zombie (1965), Gordon Douglas (1907), Jeff Chandler (1918), Fulton J. Sheen (1895), and Eddie Tolan (1908). After him are Richard Sheldon (1878), Ted Nugent (1948), Squanto (1585), Arthur Cronquist (1919), Mike Mangini (1963), and Lana Wood (1946).

Among ENGINEERS In United States

Among engineers born in United States, Charles F. Brush ranks 17Before him are J. Walter Christie (1865), Eugene Stoner (1922), Joseph Strauss (1870), Seymour Cray (1925), Kelly Johnson (1910), and Gene Kranz (1933). After him are Jon Postel (1943), Ed Heinemann (1908), Hendrik Wade Bode (1905), Emily Warren Roebling (1843), Aron Ralston (1975), and Rudy Van Gelder (1924).