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Friedrich Kasimir Medikus

1736 - 1808

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Friedrich Kasimir Medikus (or Friedrich Casimir Medicus; 6 January 1738 – 8 July 1808) was a German physician and botanist. He was born at Grumbach and became director of the University of Mannheim (Theodoro Palatinae Mannheim) and curator of the botanical garden at Mannheim. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedrich Kasimir Medikus has received more than 20,193 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Friedrich Kasimir Medikus is the 269th most popular physician (down from 253rd in 2019), the 2,047th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,840th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular German Physician.

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Among physicians, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus ranks 269 out of 502Before him are Lorna Wing, Michel-Gabriel Paccard, Edmond Locard, Bronisława Dłuska, John Hunter, and Ferdinand Sauerbruch. After him are Clarke Abel, Cicely Saunders, Henry Gray, Antonio Maria Valsalva, Friedrich Hoffmann, and Eduard Wirths.

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Among people born in 1736, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus ranks 13Before him are James Macpherson, Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé, Rudolf Erich Raspe, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt, and Franz Xaver Messerschmidt. After him are Edward Waring, Anton Graff, Patrick Henry, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens, Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, and Infanta Maria Ana Francisca of Portugal. Among people deceased in 1808, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus ranks 11Before him are Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov, John Dickinson, Hubert Robert, Johan Christian Fabricius, Carl Gotthard Langhans, and Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis. After him are Paul Wranitzky, Princess Marie of Baden, Gaétan Vestris, Ove Høegh-Guldberg, Alemdar Mustafa Pasha, and Alexander Dalrymple.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus ranks 2,047 out of 6,142Before him are Karl Friedrich Mohr (1806), Princess Marie of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1857), Karl Eberhard Schöngarth (1903), Otto Henry, Elector Palatine (1502), Fred Uhlman (1901), and Ulric Neisser (1928). After him are Fritz Wunderlich (1930), Wilhelm Souchon (1864), Julius Dorpmüller (1869), Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma (1891), August Ludwig von Schlözer (1735), and Martin Lawrence (1965).

Among PHYSICIANS In Germany

Among physicians born in Germany, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus ranks 42Before him are August Oetker (1862), Adolf Eugen Fick (1829), Karl Adolph von Basedow (1799), Caspar Friedrich Wolff (1735), Ernst Gräfenberg (1881), and Ferdinand Sauerbruch (1875). After him are Friedrich Hoffmann (1660), Eduard Wirths (1909), Claus Schilling (1871), Hinrich Lichtenstein (1780), Dorothea Erxleben (1715), and Johann Conrad Dippel (1673).