Friedrich Engel

1861 - 1941

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Friedrich Engel (December 26, 1861 – September 29, 1941) was a German mathematician. Engel was born in Lugau, Saxony, as the son of a Lutheran pastor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedrich Engel has received more than 3,415 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Friedrich Engel is the 698th most popular mathematician, the 3,872nd most popular biography from Germany and the 77th most popular German Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Friedrich Engel ranks 698 out of 828Before him are Corrado Segre, Sergey Nikolsky, Sofya Yanovskaya, Boris Galerkin, Ingrid Daubechies, and Gilbert Strang. After him are David Cox, Nikolai Chebotaryov, Armand Borel, Cleve Moler, Max Newman, and Wilhelm Killing.

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Among people born in 1861, Friedrich Engel ranks 100Before him are Kliment Boyadzhiev, Helen Herron Taft, Theodore Roberts, Nikola Ivanov, Herbert Hall Turner, and Luigi Galleani. After him are Racho Petrov, Zoltán Ambrus, Ismael Montes, Aimé Haegeman, Claudio Williman, and Paul Matschie. Among people deceased in 1941, Friedrich Engel ranks 140Before him are José Leite de Vasconcelos, Miina Härma, Matt McGrath, Verner Järvinen, Juan Corzo, and DeLisle Stewart. After him are Hugh Walpole, Eduardo Schaerer, Anton Reichenow, Lucien Mérignac, Simon Guggenheim, and Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Friedrich Engel ranks 3,872 out of 5,289Before him are Halil Altıntop (1982), Lou Bega (1975), Andrew Sachs (1930), Kevin Trapp (1990), Sebastian Kehl (1980), and Ria Baran (1922). After him are Markus Babbel (1972), Friedel Rausch (1940), Fritz Herkenrath (1928), Hans-Ulrich Grapenthin (1943), Norbert Walter-Borjans (1952), and Günther Jauch (1956).


Among mathematicians born in Germany, Friedrich Engel ranks 77Before him are Emil Julius Gumbel (1891), Fritz Noether (1884), Michael Artin (1934), Max Noether (1921), Grete Hermann (1901), and Wendelin Werner (1968). After him are Wilhelm Killing (1847), Hans Rademacher (1892), Hans Carl Friedrich von Mangoldt (1854), Volker Strassen (1936), Christoph Gudermann (1798), and Richard Rado (1906).