Friedrich Parrot

1791 - 1841

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Johann Jacob Friedrich Wilhelm Parrot (14 October 1791 – 15 January [O.S. 3 January] 1841) was a Baltic German naturalist, explorer, and mountaineer, who lived and worked in Dorpat (today Tartu, Estonia) in what was then the Governorate of Livonia of the Russian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedrich Parrot has received more than 38,329 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Friedrich Parrot is the 207th most popular biologist (up from 245th in 2019), the 1,683rd most popular biography from Germany and the 28th most popular German Biologist.

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Among biologists, Friedrich Parrot ranks 207 out of 844Before him are Peter Medawar, Hideyo Noguchi, Thomas Browne, Barthélemy Charles Joseph Dumortier, Jérôme Lejeune, and Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot. After him are Carl Ludwig Willdenow, Leland H. Hartwell, Johann Matthäus Bechstein, Johann Hermann, John Boyd Orr, and Humberto Maturana.

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Among people born in 1791, Friedrich Parrot ranks 18Before him are Franz Grillparzer, Eugène Scribe, Johann Franz Encke, Minh Mạng, Félix Savart, and István Széchenyi. After him are Ferdinand Hérold, Alexandros Mavrokordatos, Anne Lister, Sergey Aksakov, Louis Visconti, and Jan Svatopluk Presl. Among people deceased in 1841, Friedrich Parrot ranks 16Before him are Friedrich Sertürner, Claude Victor-Perrin, Duc de Belluno, Minh Mạng, Honoré V, Prince of Monaco, Félix Savart, and Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. After him are Aloysius Bertrand, Tokugawa Ienari, Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin, Franz Xaver von Baader, Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde, and Bertrand Barère.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Friedrich Parrot ranks 1,683 out of 5,289Before him are Matthias Sammer (1967), Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1720), Louis I, Grand Duke of Baden (1763), Wols (1913), Diane Kruger (1976), and Axel Springer (1912). After him are Axel Honneth (1949), Saint Afra (300), Elisabeth of Swabia (1205), Oswald Achenbach (1827), Joachim von Sandrart (1606), and Hermann-Bernhard Ramcke (1889).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Friedrich Parrot ranks 28Before him are Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle (1809), Hermann Schlegel (1804), Bert Sakmann (1942), Willi Hennig (1913), Carl Gustav Carus (1789), and Gotthelf Fischer von Waldheim (1771). After him are Carl Ludwig Willdenow (1765), Johann Matthäus Bechstein (1757), Georges J. F. Köhler (1946), Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann (1916), Johann Christian Polycarp Erxleben (1744), and Johann Karl Wilhelm Illiger (1775).