George Bass

1771 - 1803

George Bass

George Bass (; 30 January 1771 – after 5 February 1803) was a British naval surgeon and explorer of Australia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Bass has received more than 188,029 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 344th most popular explorer.

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  • 18

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  • 2.39

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  • 3.35

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Among explorers, George Bass ranks 345 out of 367Before him are Sir John Barrow, 1st Baronet, Henry Kellett, John Moresby, Apsley Cherry-Garrard, Tom Crean, and Hubert Wilkins. After him are Henry Seebohm, Finn Ronne, Robert O'Hara Burke, John Rae, Elisha Kent Kane, and Vilhjalmur Stefansson.

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Among people born in 1771, George Bass ranks 30Before him are Pierre Baillot, Karl Rudolphi, Józef Chłopicki, Charles Brockden Brown, Thomas Wedgwood, and Ivan Martinov.  Among people deceased in 1803, George Bass ranks 27Before him are Nicolas Baudin, Sylvain Maréchal, Jean-François de La Harpe, Johann Wilhelm Ludwig Gleim, Georg I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, and François Marie Daudin. After him is Robert Emmet.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, George Bass ranks 3,331 out of 5,347Before him are Peter Ackroyd (1949), William Stukeley (1687), Catherine Bell (1968), Nicholas Clay (1946), Thomas Weelkes (1576), and Tom Clarke (1858). After him are John Connelly (1938), Jayne Atkinson (1959), Christopher O'Neill (1974), Geoff Lees (1951), Anne V. Coates (1925), and Natalia Tena (1984).

Among EXPLORERS In United Kingdom

Among explorers born in United Kingdom, George Bass ranks 52Before him are Edward John Eyre (1815), Lachlan Macquarie (1762), George Nares (null), Sir John Barrow, 1st Baronet (1764), John Moresby (1830), and Apsley Cherry-Garrard (1886). After him are Henry Seebohm (1832), David Thompson (1770), Edgeworth David (1858), Samuel Hearne (1745), Allan Cunningham (1791), and James Wordie (null).