Georg Joseph Kamel

1661 - 1706

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Georg Joseph Kamel (German: [ˈkaːml̩]; Latin: Georgius Josephus Camellus; Czech: Jiří Josef Kamel; Spanish: Jorge Camel; 12 April 1661 – 2 May 1706) was a Jesuit missionary, pharmacist and naturalist known for producing the first comprehensive accounts of Philippine flora and fauna and for introducing Philippine nature to the European learned world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georg Joseph Kamel has received more than 46,309 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Georg Joseph Kamel is the 372nd most popular biologist (down from 359th in 2019), the 311th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 191st in 2019) and the 4th most popular Czech Biologist.

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Among biologists, Georg Joseph Kamel ranks 372 out of 844Before him are Heinrich Kuhl, George Robert Waterhouse, Julius von Sachs, Karl Eichwald, Eugen Fischer, and Wilhelm Roux. After him are Jan Svatopluk Presl, James Rothman, Ernst von Glasersfeld, Jacques Loeb, Johan Ernst Gunnerus, and Adrien-Henri de Jussieu.

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Among people born in 1661, Georg Joseph Kamel ranks 14Before him are Antonio I, Prince of Monaco, Charles III Philip, Elector Palatine, Louis Armand I, Prince of Conti, Christopher Polhem, Jahandar Shah, and Charles Rollin. After him are Fyodor Apraksin, Vladimir Atlasov, Giacomo Antonio Perti, Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville, Daniel Marot, and Nicholas Hawksmoor. Among people deceased in 1706, Georg Joseph Kamel ranks 8Before him are Pierre Bayle, Peter II of Portugal, 6th Dalai Lama, Princess Wilhelmine Ernestine of Denmark, Andreas Werckmeister, and Rahman Baba. After him are Arsenije III Čarnojević, Bernhard I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Ferdinand de Marsin, John Evelyn, Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville, and Tylman van Gameren.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Georg Joseph Kamel ranks 311 out of 839Before him are Conrad II, Duke of Bohemia (1136), Dominik Duka (1943), Svatopluk Pluskal (1930), Václav Tomášek (1774), Josef Škvorecký (1924), and Josef Suk (1929). After him are Jan Svatopluk Presl (1791), František Brixi (1732), Ladislav Adamec (1926), Vladivoj, Duke of Bohemia (981), Tom Stoppard (1937), and František Tomášek (1899).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Czechia

Among biologists born in Czechia, Georg Joseph Kamel ranks 4Before him are Gregor Mendel (1822), Heinrich Wilhelm Schott (1794), and Rudolf Weigl (1883). After him are Jan Svatopluk Presl (1791), Carl Borivoj Presl (1794), Kaspar Maria von Sternberg (1761), Josephine Kablick (1787), Karel Domin (1882), and Ferdinand Albin Pax (1858).