Georg Bednorz

1950 - Today

Photo of Georg Bednorz

Icon of person Georg Bednorz

Johannes Georg Bednorz (German pronunciation: [ˈɡeːɔʁk ˈbɛdnɔʁt͡s] (listen); born 16 May 1950) is a German physicist who, together with K. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georg Bednorz has received more than 159,421 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Georg Bednorz is the 246th most popular physicist (up from 284th in 2019), the 975th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,219th in 2019) and the 35th most popular Physicist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 160k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 15.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Georg Bednorzs by language


Among physicists, Georg Bednorz ranks 246 out of 717Before him are Johannes Rydberg, David Bohm, Klaus Hasselmann, Julian Schwinger, Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, and Gustaf Dalén. After him are John B. Goodenough, David J. Wineland, Theodor W. Hänsch, Yoichiro Nambu, Serge Haroche, and Joseph Plateau.

Most Popular Physicists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1950, Georg Bednorz ranks 42Before him are Marcheline Bertrand, Daniel Auteuil, Jody Scheckter, Tsugumi Ohba, Russell Alan Hulse, and Vesna Vulović. After him are Morgan Fairchild, Grzegorz Lato, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, Nouri al-Maliki, Nora Roberts, and Bjarne Stroustrup.

Others Born in 1950

Go to all Rankings

In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Georg Bednorz ranks 975 out of 6,142Before him are Heinrich Barth (1821), Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Baden (1728), Johannes Frießner (1892), Hans Oster (1887), John, Elector of Saxony (1468), and Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719). After him are Heinrich von Vietinghoff (1887), Günther Lütjens (1889), John B. Goodenough (1922), Felix Magath (1953), Hedwig Eleonora of Holstein-Gottorp (1636), and Godigisel (359).

Among PHYSICISTS In Germany

Among physicists born in Germany, Georg Bednorz ranks 35Before him are Gerd Binnig (1947), Wolfgang Paul (1913), Herbert Kroemer (1928), Max Delbrück (1906), Carl von Linde (1842), and Klaus Hasselmann (1931). After him are John B. Goodenough (1922), Theodor W. Hänsch (1941), Klaus Fuchs (1911), Rainer Weiss (1932), Jack Steinberger (1921), and Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker (1912).