Frank Wigglesworth Clarke

1847 - 1931

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Frank Wigglesworth Clarke (March 19, 1847 – May 23, 1931) of Boston, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C. was an American scientist and chemist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Wigglesworth Clarke has received more than 27,520 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Frank Wigglesworth Clarke is the 374th most popular chemist (down from 370th in 2019), the 3,637th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,523rd in 2019) and the 74th most popular Chemist.

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Among chemists, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke ranks 374 out of 509Before him are Otto Schott, Jennifer Doudna, André-Louis Debierne, Mathieu Orfila, Hermann von Fehling, and Friedrich Stromeyer. After him are Maud Menten, Franz von Soxhlet, Thomas Andrews, Alexander William Williamson, Jean-Antoine Chaptal, and Peter Waage.

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Among people born in 1847, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke ranks 45Before him are Hans Gross, Josip Belušić, Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, Ferdinand Fellner, Oscar Swahn, and Bertha Wegmann. After him are Giuseppe Giacosa, Kálmán Mikszáth, Remus von Woyrsch, Millicent Fawcett, Afonso Pena, and Augusta Holmès. Among people deceased in 1931, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke ranks 71Before him are Xu Zhimo, Jean-Louis Forain, Arnold Bennett, Prince Thomas, Duke of Genoa, Rachel Bluwstein, and Henri Mathias Berthelot. After him are Sukhdev Thapar, Dionysios Kasdaglis, Viktor Dyk, Louis Dollo, Bix Beiderbecke, and Franz Schalk.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke ranks 3,637 out of 18,182Before him are John Lloyd Stephens (1805), Henry Kuttner (1915), David Eddings (1931), Harold E. Varmus (1939), Monica Potter (1971), and Anna Gunn (1968). After him are Allen Klein (1931), Cynthia Rothrock (1957), Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930), Robert Blake (1933), Jennifer Coolidge (1961), and James Nachtwey (1948).

Among CHEMISTS In United States

Among chemists born in United States, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke ranks 74Before him are Thomas Cech (1947), Roy J. Plunkett (1910), Albert Ghiorso (1915), Roger Y. Tsien (1952), George Washington Carver (1864), and Jennifer Doudna (1964). After him are John Tukey (1915), Edward Calvin Kendall (1972), Roderick MacKinnon (1956), Eric Betzig (1960), Donella Meadows (1941), and Isabella Karle (1921).