CHEMIST

Friedrich Konrad Beilstein

1838 - 1906

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Friedrich Konrad Beilstein (Russian: Фёдор Фёдорович Бейльштейн) (17 February 1838 – 18 October 1906), was a Russian chemist and founder of the famous Handbuch der organischen Chemie (Handbook of Organic Chemistry). The first edition of this work, published in 1881, covered 1,500 compounds in 2,200 pages. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedrich Konrad Beilstein has received more than 23,288 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Friedrich Konrad Beilstein is the 357th most popular chemist (down from 350th in 2019), the 925th most popular biography from Russia (down from 804th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Chemist.

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Among CHEMISTS

Among chemists, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein ranks 357 out of 509Before him are Roy J. Plunkett, Auguste Laurent, Tim Hunt, Albert Ghiorso, Roger Y. Tsien, and Thomas C. Südhof. After him are Louis Le Chatelier, George Washington Carver, Brunó Ferenc Straub, Kazimierz Fajans, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, and Kamala Sohonie.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1838, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein ranks 50Before him are Nicolae Grigorescu, Henry Sidgwick, Edwin Abbott Abbott, Konstanty Kalinowski, Joel Asaph Allen, and Siegfried Bing. After him are Jules Dalou, Szymon Winawer, Lucien Olivier, Paolo Boselli, Karl Weyprecht, and August Šenoa. Among people deceased in 1906, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein ranks 31Before him are Princess Mathilde of Bavaria, Samuel Pierpont Langley, Frits Thaulow, Vladimir Stasov, Princess Alexandrine of Prussia, and Josephine Butler. After him are Jean Lorrain, Princess Louise of Denmark, Kodama Gentarō, Giuseppe Giacosa, Étienne Carjat, and Prince William of Schaumburg-Lippe.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein ranks 925 out of 3,262Before him are Yury Yakovlev (1928), Ivan Vinogradov (1891), Prince Constantine Constantinovich of Russia (1891), Vladimir Kramnik (1975), Nikolai Tcherepnin (1873), and Peter Struve (1870). After him are Duke Peter of Oldenburg (1812), Sergei Salnikov (1925), Aleksandra Pakhmutova (1929), Gevork Vartanian (1924), Patriarch Pimen I of Moscow (1910), and Gustaf Kossinna (1858).

Among CHEMISTS In Russia

Among chemists born in Russia, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein ranks 12Before him are Fritz Albert Lipmann (1899), Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky (1863), Nikolay Semyonov (1896), Alexander Butlerov (1828), Vladimir Markovnikov (1838), and Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev (1841). After him are Nikolay Beketov (1827), Julia Lermontova (1847), Alexey Favorsky (1860), Lev Chugaev (1873), Vera Yevstafievna Popova (1867), and Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (1861).