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George Davis Snell

1903 - 1996

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George Davis Snell NAS (December 19, 1903 – June 6, 1996) was an American mouse geneticist and basic transplant immunologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Davis Snell has received more than 85,522 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). George Davis Snell is the 106th most popular biologist (up from 150th in 2019), the 1,173rd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,553rd in 2019) and the 16th most popular American Biologist.

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Among biologists, George Davis Snell ranks 106 out of 841Before him are Charles Lucien Bonaparte, Sylvia Earle, Julius Richard Petri, Aaron Ciechanover, Ludwig von Bertalanffy, and Christiaan Hendrik Persoon. After him are Antoine-Augustin Parmentier, Sydney Brenner, John Ray, Giovanni Sartori, Archibald Hill, and Oliver Smithies.

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Among people born in 1903, George Davis Snell ranks 54Before him are Tamam Shud case, John Eccles, Bruno Bettelheim, John Vincent Atanasoff, Claudette Colbert, and Haldan Keffer Hartline. After him are Irving Stone, Prince Charles, Count of Flanders, Vincente Minnelli, Waldemar Hoven, Erskine Caldwell, and Giulio Natta. Among people deceased in 1996, George Davis Snell ranks 40Before him are Abdus Salam, Masaki Kobayashi, António de Spínola, Ademir de Menezes, Claudette Colbert, and Victor Ambartsumian. After him are Helmut Schön, Gladwyn Jebb, Virginia Henderson, Georges Duby, William Vickrey, and P. L. Travers.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Davis Snell ranks 1,173 out of 18,182Before him are Val Kilmer (1959), Lee Iacocca (1924), Scarlett Johansson (1984), Stan Smith (1946), Chesley Sullenberger (1951), and Hunter S. Thompson (1937). After him are Phil Hill (1927), Robert Noyce (1927), John Cena (1977), Dirk Benedict (1945), James Ivory (1928), and Cliff Robertson (1923).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, George Davis Snell ranks 16Before him are Lynn Margulis (1938), Irwin Rose (1926), Alfred Hershey (1908), E. O. Wilson (1929), Thomas Huckle Weller (1915), and Sylvia Earle (1935). After him are Norman Borlaug (1914), Edward B. Lewis (1918), Carl Woese (1928), Joshua Lederberg (1925), Hamilton O. Smith (1931), and Nettie Stevens (1861).