Eduard Buchner

1860 - 1917

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Eduard Buchner (German pronunciation: [ˈeːduaʁt ˈbuːxnɐ] (listen); 20 May 1860 – 13 August 1917) was a German chemist and zymologist, awarded the 1907 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on fermentation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eduard Buchner has received more than 154,304 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Eduard Buchner is the 27th most popular chemist (up from 29th in 2019), the 241st most popular biography from Germany (down from 231st in 2019) and the 7th most popular German Chemist.

Eduard Buchner was a German chemist who is most famous for his discovery of lactic acid fermentation.

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Among chemists, Eduard Buchner ranks 27 out of 510Before him are Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac, Albert Hofmann, Emil Fischer, Justus von Liebig, Valery Legasov, and William Ramsay. After him are Edwin McMillan, Walther Nernst, Adolf von Baeyer, Henri Moissan, Otto Wallach, and Tu Youyou.

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Among people born in 1860, Eduard Buchner ranks 5Before him are Anton Chekhov, Gustav Mahler, Theodor Herzl, and Klara Hitler. After him are Alphonse Mucha, Isaac Albéniz, Kanō Jigorō, Raymond Poincaré, J. M. Barrie, William Jennings Bryan, and Herman Hollerith. Among people deceased in 1917, Eduard Buchner ranks 9Before him are Edgar Degas, Mata Hari, Octave Mirbeau, L. L. Zamenhof, Ferdinand von Zeppelin, and Buffalo Bill. After him are Edward Burnett Tylor, Adolf von Baeyer, Franz Brentano, Emil von Behring, John William Waterhouse, and Scott Joplin.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Eduard Buchner ranks 241 out of 5,289Before him are Pina Bausch (1940), Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868), Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten (1714), Valentinian II (371), Walther von Brauchitsch (1881), and Wilhelm Eduard Weber (1804). After him are Jupp Heynckes (1945), John of Austria (1547), Max von Laue (1879), Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887), Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden (1710), and Franz Mesmer (1734).

Among CHEMISTS In Germany

Among chemists born in Germany, Eduard Buchner ranks 7Before him are Carl Wilhelm Scheele (1742), Friedrich Wöhler (1800), Otto Hahn (1879), Julius Lothar Meyer (1830), Emil Fischer (1852), and Justus von Liebig (1803). After him are Adolf von Baeyer (1835), August Kekulé (1829), Carl Bosch (1874), Hans Adolf Krebs (1900), Robert Bunsen (1811), and Richard Willstätter (1872).