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 76,154 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. George Davis Snell is the 150th most popular biologist (down from 101st in 2019), the 1,554th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,047th in 2019) and the 24th most popular American Biologist.

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Among biologists, George Davis Snell ranks 150 out of 844Before him are Georg Wilhelm Steller, Hamilton O. Smith, George Wald, Bernard Germain de Lacépède, Temple Grandin, and Anna Atkins. After him are Hugo Gunckel Lüer, Jakob von Uexküll, Salvador Luria, Hans Driesch, Elias Magnus Fries, and Renato Dulbecco.

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Among people born in 1903, George Davis Snell ranks 71Before him are Bob Hope, Werner Best, Yisrael Kristal, Abul A'la Maududi, Werner Ostendorff, and Haldan Keffer Hartline. After him are Maria Reiche, Yevgeny Mravinsky, Evelyn Waugh, Vladimir Bartol, Walker Evans, and Sadegh Hedayat. Among people deceased in 1996, George Davis Snell ranks 55Before him are Rafael Kubelík, Leonor Fini, Lucio Fulci, František Plánička, Ernesto Geisel, and Shūsaku Endō. After him are Max Manus, Frida Boccara, Obdulio Varela, Bob Paisley, Alain Poher, and Lars Ahlfors.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Davis Snell ranks 1,554 out of 15,968Before him are Gene Roddenberry (1921), Thornton Wilder (1897), Sonny Bono (1935), Michelle Rodriguez (1978), Cybill Shepherd (1950), and Lisa Ann (1972). After him are Jim Parsons (1973), Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Kyle MacLachlan (1959), Jody Williams (1950), Edward Charles Pickering (1846), and Larry Page (1973).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, George Davis Snell ranks 24Before him are Stephen Jay Gould (1941), Sylvia Earle (1935), Norman Borlaug (1914), Hamilton O. Smith (1931), George Wald (1906), and Temple Grandin (1947). After him are David Baltimore (1938), Joshua Lederberg (1925), Thomas Huckle Weller (1915), Nettie Stevens (1861), Clair Cameron Patterson (1922), and Edward B. Lewis (1918).