Edward Wilson

1872 - 1912

Edward Wilson

Edward Adrian Wilson (23 July 1872 – 29 March 1912) was an English polar explorer, ornithologist, natural historian, physician and artist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Wilson has received more than 19,145 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 306th most popular explorer.

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  • 19k

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  • 47.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among explorers, Edward Wilson ranks 307 out of 367Before him are Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen, Stepan Krasheninnikov, Alexander Fersman, Nathaniel Palmer, Boris Vilkitsky, and Robert McClure. After him are Peter Freuchen, Khariton Laptev, Luke Foxe, Frederick Russell Burnham, Tobias Furneaux, and Gaspar de Portolá.

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Among people born in 1872, Edward Wilson ranks 107Before him are Zane Grey, Théophile de Donder, Kristine Bonnevie, Ahmed Lutfi el-Sayed, Wilfred Baddeley, and John McCrae. After him are Richard Röstel, Francesca Bonnemaison i Farriols, Jan Szczepanik, Sergei Vasilenko, Carl Bonde, and Manuel Márquez Sterling. Among people deceased in 1912, Edward Wilson ranks 78Before him are Daniel Burnham, Harriet Quimby, Ferdinand Zirkel, Ahmet Mithat, Lawrence Oates, and Henri Brisson. After him are Eduardo López de Romaña, Pencho Slaveykov, Dmitry Mamin-Sibiryak, Spiru Haret, Paul Kummer, and Patricio Escobar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Wilson ranks 2,613 out of 5,347Before him are Euphemia de Ross (1333), Patsy Kensit (1968), Sienna Guillory (1975), Robert Greene (1558), Dennis Nilsen (1945), and Andrew V. McLaglen (1920). After him are Caroline Goodall (1959), John Rimmer (1878), Olivia Williams (1968), Robert Stephens (1931), Robert Hugh Benson (1871), and Toby Jones (1966).

Among EXPLORERS In United Kingdom

Among explorers born in United Kingdom, Edward Wilson ranks 36Before him are Hugh Clapperton (1788), Douglas Mawson (1882), Humphrey Gilbert (1539), John Biscoe (1794), Clements Markham (1830), and John Gardner Wilkinson (1797). After him are Luke Foxe (1586), Tobias Furneaux (1735), Samuel Baker (1821), Frank Wild (1873), George Back (1796), and Alexander Burnes (1805).