Charles Fabry

1867 - 1945

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Maurice Paul Auguste Charles Fabry (French: [fabʁi]; 11 June 1867 – 11 December 1945) was a French physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Fabry has received more than 48,475 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Charles Fabry is the 317th most popular physicist (up from 331st in 2019), the 1,708th most popular biography from France (down from 1,706th in 2019) and the 35th most popular French Physicist.

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Among physicists, Charles Fabry ranks 317 out of 721Before him are John Stewart Bell, Otto Schmidt, Jagadish Chandra Bose, Paul-Jacques Curie, James Jeans, and Luis Walter Alvarez. After him are Moritz von Jacobi, Pascual Jordan, Gerard 't Hooft, Christoph Scheiner, Heinrich Geißler, and Léon Brillouin.

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Among people born in 1867, Charles Fabry ranks 47Before him are Edgar de Wahl, Winsor McCay, Kristian Birkeland, Josep Puig i Cadafalch, Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, and Elvira Madigan. After him are Charles Koechlin, Sundance Kid, Henry L. Stimson, Adam Stefan Sapieha, Carl Laemmle, and Masaoka Shiki. Among people deceased in 1945, Charles Fabry ranks 115Before him are Mário de Andrade, Robert Desnos, Otto Kittel, Walther Hewel, Richard Glücks, and Takijirō Ōnishi. After him are Eduard Bloch, Alla Nazimova, Le Pétomane, Wilhelm Rediess, Josef Čapek, and Georg Kaiser.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Fabry ranks 1,708 out of 5,234Before him are Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy (1213), Raoul Salan (1899), Charlotte Perriand (1903), Barthélemy Catherine Joubert (1769), Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly (1508), and Henri de Lubac (1896). After him are Philip of Milly (1120), Theobald V, Count of Blois (1130), Pierre Balmain (1914), Maurice Herzog (1919), François-Michel le Tellier, Marquis de Louvois (1641), and Georges Guynemer (1894).

Among PHYSICISTS In France

Among physicists born in France, Charles Fabry ranks 35Before him are Gérard Mourou (1944), Jean-Charles de Borda (1733), Félix Savart (1791), Jean-Antoine Nollet (1700), Jean Charles Athanase Peltier (1785), and Paul-Jacques Curie (1855). After him are Léon Brillouin (1889), Henri Pitot (1695), Marguerite Perey (1909), Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval (1851), Gaston Planté (1834), and John Theophilus Desaguliers (1683).