Edward Charles Howard

1774 - 1816

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Edward Charles Howard FRS (28 May 1774 – 28 September 1816) the youngest brother of Bernard Howard, 12th Duke of Norfolk, was a British chemist who has been described as "the first chemical engineer of any eminence.. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Charles Howard has received more than 44,659 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Edward Charles Howard is the 421st most popular chemist, the 2,702nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 60th most popular British Chemist.

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Among chemists, Edward Charles Howard ranks 421 out of 510Before him are Kamala Sohonie, Archibald Scott Couper, Peter Woulfe, Maclyn McCarty, Hans Goldschmidt, and Phoebus Levene. After him are Jacques-Louis Soret, Nikolay Zinin, Oswald Schmiedeberg, Johann Schweigger, Eugène-Anatole Demarçay, and David Warren.

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Among people born in 1774, Edward Charles Howard ranks 30Before him are Daniel D. Tompkins, Marie-Denise Villers, Johnny Appleseed, W. J. Coffee, André Marie Constant Duméril, and Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse. After him are Johann Jakob Bernhardi, Luis Eduardo Pérez, Juan Aldama, Elizabeth Ann Seton, and Robert Jameson. Among people deceased in 1816, Edward Charles Howard ranks 20Before him are Frederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg, Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau, François-André Vincent, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Princess Caroline Louise of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, and Christian Konrad Sprengel. After him are Hipólito Ruiz López, Dorothea Jordan, Samuel Dexter, Gouverneur Morris, and James McHenry.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Charles Howard ranks 2,702 out of 6,924Before him are Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury (1400), Thomas Girtin (1775), Harry Edwin Wood (1881), Taylor Caldwell (1900), C. Aubrey Smith (1863), and Demetrios Petrokokkinos (1878). After him are Leonard Whiting (1950), Ian Rankin (1960), Thomas Middleton (1580), Gerrard Winstanley (1609), Philip Henry Gosse (1810), and Alex Salmond (1954).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Edward Charles Howard ranks 60Before him are William Gregor (1761), Thomas Andrews (1813), Luke Howard (1772), Morris Travers (1872), Peter J. Ratcliffe (1954), and Archibald Scott Couper (1831). After him are Gregory Winter (1951), Robin Hill (1899), Christopher Kelk Ingold (1893), Arthur Aikin (1773), William Hallowes Miller (1801), and Neil Bartlett (1932).