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Cyril Norman Hinshelwood

1897 - 1967

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Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood (19 June 1897 – 9 October 1967) was a British physical chemist and a Nobel Prize laureate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cyril Norman Hinshelwood has received more than 80,266 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia. Cyril Norman Hinshelwood is the 146th most popular chemist (up from 158th in 2019), the 782nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 674th in 2019) and the 18th most popular British Chemist.

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Among CHEMISTS

Among chemists, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood ranks 146 out of 510. Before him are Jean-Marie Lehn, John Frederic Daniell, Clara Immerwahr, Edward Adelbert Doisy, Akira Suzuki, and John Newlands. After him are Stanley Miller, Robert S. Mulliken, William Howard Stein, Georg Wittig, August Wilhelm von Hofmann, and Joachim Frank.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1897, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood ranks 45Before him are Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood, John Cockcroft, Vlado Chernozemski, Herbert Gille, John Franklin Enders, and Joseph Berchtold. After him are Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Patrick Blackett, Georg Wittig, Plaek Phibunsongkhram, and Leonid Govorov. Among people deceased in 1967, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood ranks 37Before him are John Cockcroft, Violeta Parra, Héctor Scarone, Anthony Mann, Ejnar Hertzsprung, and Françoise Dorléac. After him are Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Totò, Shigeru Yoshida, G. W. Pabst, Joseph Pilates, and Tom Simpson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood ranks 782 out of 6,924. Before him are Charles Spurgeon (1834), Terry Jones (1942), John Ray (1627), Nevill Francis Mott (1905), Guthrum (830), and Sarah, Duchess of York (1959). After him are John Gielgud (1904), Ian Paice (1948), Derek Jacobi (1938), William Penn (1645), John Major (1943), and P. D. James (1920).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Cyril Norman Hinshelwood ranks 18Before him are Henry Hallett Dale (1875), Harry Kroto (1939), William Hyde Wollaston (1766), John Macleod (1876), John Frederic Daniell (1790), and John Newlands (1837). After him are Richard Laurence Millington Synge (1914), Archer Martin (1910), Peter D. Mitchell (1920), John Pople (1925), William Henry Perkin (1838), and Michael Smith (1932).