Franz Aepinus

1724 - 1802

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Franz Ulrich Theodor Aepinus (13 December 1724 – 10 August 1802) was a German mathematician, scientist, and natural philosopher residing in the Russian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Aepinus has received more than 35,072 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Franz Aepinus is the 326th most popular physicist (up from 352nd in 2019), the 1,577th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,639th in 2019) and the 49th most popular German Physicist.

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Among physicists, Franz Aepinus ranks 326 out of 721Before him are Gerard 't Hooft, Christoph Scheiner, Heinrich Geißler, Léon Brillouin, August Kundt, and Vladimir Shukhov. After him are Henri Pitot, David J. Wineland, William Daniel Phillips, Leopold Infeld, David Gross, and J. Michael Kosterlitz.

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Among people born in 1724, Franz Aepinus ranks 12Before him are Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria, Louise of Great Britain, Peter von Biron, Ernest Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach, and Frederick Michael, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken. After him are Eva Ekeblad, Franz Anton Maulbertsch, George Stubbs, Johann Nepomuk Karl, Prince of Liechtenstein, Princess Sophie Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, and John Smeaton. Among people deceased in 1802, Franz Aepinus ranks 10Before him are Clotilde of France, Ludovico Manin, Charles Alexandre de Calonne, Martha Washington, Luisa of Naples and Sicily, and Alexander Radishchev. After him are Prince Henry of Prussia, Jens Juel, Princess Sophie Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Giuseppe Sarti, Jurij Vega, and Joseph Ducreux.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Franz Aepinus ranks 1,577 out of 5,289Before him are Eduard Mörike (1804), Max Schreck (1879), August Kundt (1839), Thomas Tuchel (1973), Willi Hennig (1913), and Princess Anna of Prussia (1836). After him are Hans Staden (1525), Georg Kerschensteiner (1854), Herbert Kappler (1907), Charles III William, Margrave of Baden-Durlach (1679), Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751), and Duchess Marie Gabrielle in Bavaria (1878).

Among PHYSICISTS In Germany

Among physicists born in Germany, Franz Aepinus ranks 49Before him are Ernst Chladni (1756), Moritz von Jacobi (1801), Pascual Jordan (1902), Christoph Scheiner (1575), Heinrich Geißler (1814), and August Kundt (1839). After him are Johann Wilhelm Hittorf (1824), Manfred von Ardenne (1907), Franz Ernst Neumann (1798), Friedrich Paschen (1865), Johann Heinrich Schulze (1687), and Paul Drude (1863).