Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey

1863 - 1948

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Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey (August 8, 1863 – September 22, 1948) was an American ornithologist and nature writer who has been referred to as the "First Lady of ornithology". She organized early Audubon Society chapters and was an activist for bird protection. She wrote extensively on birds for both a general and a scholarly audience. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey has received more than 37,642 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey is the 817th most popular biologist, the 10,558th most popular biography from United States and the 128th most popular American Biologist.

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Among biologists, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey ranks 817 out of 844Before her are William Robert Ogilvie-Grant, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Alice Eastwood, Mary-Claire King, George Don, and John Hopfield. After her are Francis Willughby, William T. Stearn, Richard Anthony Salisbury, Janet Rowley, Alice Catherine Evans, and Frederick DuCane Godman.

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Among people born in 1863, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey ranks 137Before her are John Bunny, Reginald McKenna, Horatio Parker, Outram Bangs, Ida Freund, and William Robert Ogilvie-Grant. After her is William Gibbs McAdoo. Among people deceased in 1948, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey ranks 147Before her are Joseph Wedderburn, Mary Eaton, Frank Benford, Warren William, King Baggot, and Yellapragada Subbarow. After her are Susan Glaspell, Gertrude Atherton, and Sophia Duleep Singh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey ranks 10,558 out of 15,968Before her are Chad Lindberg (1976), Cedric Maxwell (1955), Amber Benson (1977), Larry Parks (1914), John Elway (1960), and DeAndre Yedlin (1993). After her are Tamara Dobson (1947), Mel Winkler (1941), Michael Angarano (1987), Natalie Schafer (1900), Slade Gorton (1928), and Simon Rex (1974).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey ranks 128Before her are Wilfred Hudson Osgood (1875), Outram Bangs (1863), Amos Eaton (1776), Donald Henderson (1928), Mary-Claire King (1946), and John Hopfield (1933). After her are Janet Rowley (1925), Alice Catherine Evans (1881), Ruth Patrick (1907), Jessica Meir (1977), Eugenie Clark (1922), and Ben Barres (1954).