Francis Walker

1809 - 1874

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Francis Walker (31 July 1809 – 5 October 1874) was an English entomologist. He was born in Southgate, London, on 31 July 1809 and died at Wanstead, England on 5 October 1874. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francis Walker has received more than 4,256 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Francis Walker is the 778th most popular biologist, the 4,148th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 131st most popular British Biologist.

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Among biologists, Francis Walker ranks 778 out of 844Before him are Frank Chapman, Charles Sibley, Angela Piskernik, Leonhard Stejneger, William Yarrell, and Austin Stevens. After him are Archibald Menzies, George Montagu, William Beebe, William Kirby, C. B. van Niel, and Robert Ridgway.

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Among people born in 1809, Francis Walker ranks 61Before him are George Engelmann, Santiago Derqui, Aleksey Koltsov, Thomas Campbell Eyton, Juan Antonio Pezet, and Ștefan Golescu. After him are Sterling Price and Robert M. T. Hunter. Among people deceased in 1874, Francis Walker ranks 45Before him are Richard Thomas Lowe, Carl Meissner, Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet, Ștefan Golescu, Vítězslav Hálek, and Charles Sumner. After him is Robert Edmond Grant.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Francis Walker ranks 4,148 out of 6,924Before him are George Ezra (1993), Ray Wilkins (1956), Joseph Cook (1860), C. V. Boys (1855), Alfred Enoch (1988), and Vashti Bunyan (1945). After him are Archibald Menzies (1754), Sam Brown (1964), Jonathan Palmer (1956), Nicholas Evans (1950), Ronald Stretton (1930), and Gordon Haskell (1946).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Francis Walker ranks 131Before him are William Thomas Blanford (1832), David Douglas (1799), Alister Hardy (1896), Alec Jeffreys (1950), William Sherard (1659), and William Yarrell (1784). After him are Archibald Menzies (1754), George Montagu (1751), William Kirby (1759), Mark Catesby (1683), John Claudius Loudon (1783), and Anne McLaren (1927).