Ernst Otto Beckmann

1853 - 1923

Ernst Otto Beckmann

Ernst Otto Beckmann (July 4, 1853 – July 12, 1923) was a German pharmacist and chemist who is remembered for his invention of the Beckmann differential thermometer and for his discovery of the Beckmann rearrangement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernst Otto Beckmann has received more than 17,863 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 354th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Ernst Otto Beckmann ranks 354 out of 473Before him are Jacques Bergier, Ferdinand Reich, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein, Alexandre-Émile Béguyer de Chancourtois, Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville, and Martin Lowry. After him are Peter Waage, Friedrich Stromeyer, Jean-Antoine Chaptal, Paul Walden, Alexander William Williamson, and Morris Travers.

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Among people born in 1853, Ernst Otto Beckmann ranks 46Before him are Frank Dicksee, Damat Ferid Pasha, Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro, Tivadar Csontváry Kosztka, Ciprian Porumbescu, and Vladimir Kokovtsov. After him are Miguel, Duke of Braganza, Antonio Maura, Teresa Carreño, Elihu Thomson, Hermann Wissmann, and Karl von Einem. Among people deceased in 1923, Ernst Otto Beckmann ranks 50Before him are Zhang Xun, Bonar Law, Damat Ferid Pasha, Alexandre Ribot, Hertha Ayrton, and Sayed Darwish. After him are Katō Tomosaburō, Semyon Alapin, Krišjānis Barons, Louis Couperus, Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter, and Andrés Avelino Cáceres.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ernst Otto Beckmann ranks 2,097 out of 3,763Before him are Heinz Rühmann (1902), Floris III, Count of Holland (1141), Leopold III, Duke of Anhalt-Dessau (1740), Erdoğan Atalay (1966), August Kundt (1839), and Hermann Zapf (1918). After him are Maximilian Henry of Bavaria (1621), Melchior Hoffman (1495), Toni Turek (1919), Johann Lukas Schönlein (1793), Matthias Claudius (1740), and Karl Koch (1809).

Among CHEMISTS In Germany

Among chemists born in Germany, Ernst Otto Beckmann ranks 58Before him are Eilhard Mitscherlich (1794), Clemens Winkler (1838), Viktor Meyer (1848), Hartmut Michel (1948), Otto Schott (1851), and Ferdinand Reich (1799). After him are Friedrich Stromeyer (1776), Thomas C. Südhof (1955), Heinrich Rose (1795), Hugo Schiff (1834), Hermann von Fehling (1812), and Leonor Michaelis (1875).

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