Giuseppe Moscati

1880 - 1927

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Giuseppe Moscati (25 July 1880 – 12 April 1927) was an Italian doctor, scientific researcher, and university professor noted both for his pioneering work in biochemistry and for his piety. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giuseppe Moscati has received more than 256,782 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Giuseppe Moscati is the 803rd most popular religious figure (down from 787th in 2019), the 1,113th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,084th in 2019) and the 276th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Giuseppe Moscati was a pioneer in the field of pharmacology and is most famous for his work on the discovery of adrenaline.

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Over the past year Giuseppe Moscati has had the most page views in the with 118,474 views, followed by Spanish (34,680), and English (29,804). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Italian (58.96%), Indonesian (58.58%), and Hungarian (52.22%)


Among religious figures, Giuseppe Moscati ranks 803 out of 3,187Before him are Isidore the Laborer, Paul of Samosata, Gemma Galgani, Basilides, Peter Chrysologus, and Papias of Hierapolis. After him are Margot Frank, Sen no Rikyū, Agnes of Bohemia, Odile of Alsace, Sheikh Adi ibn Musafir, and Ibn Qutaybah.

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Among people born in 1880, Giuseppe Moscati ranks 32Before him are Bruno Taut, Alexander Blok, Kuniaki Koiso, Vojtech Tuka, Milan Rastislav Štefánik, and Michel Fokine. After him are Mohammed Alim Khan, Álvaro Obregón, Andrei Bely, Lionel Logue, Mack Sennett, and Akiba Rubinstein. Among people deceased in 1927, Giuseppe Moscati ranks 16Before him are Andranik, Houston Stewart Chamberlain, Kang Youwei, Hugo Ball, Georg Brandes, and Jerome K. Jerome. After him are Yusef of Morocco, Paul Sérusier, Armand Guillaumin, Gösta Mittag-Leffler, Edward B. Titchener, and Max Hoffmann.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giuseppe Moscati ranks 1,113 out of 5,161Before him are Giovanni Segantini (1858), Princess Carolina of Parma (1770), Peter Chrysologus (380), John Singer Sargent (1856), Princess Mafalda of Savoy (1902), and Giambattista della Porta (1535). After him are Joannes (400), Federico Zuccari (1539), Giulio Natta (1903), Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma (1503), Tigellinus (10), and Dosso Dossi (1480).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Giuseppe Moscati ranks 276Before him are Augustine of Canterbury (510), Hippolytus of Rome (170), Archduke Rudolf of Austria (1788), Pietro Parolin (1955), Gemma Galgani (1878), and Peter Chrysologus (380). After him are Tatiana of Rome (200), Romano Guardini (1885), Saint Maurus (512), Antipope Ursicinus (400), Andrea Amati (1505), and Antipope Boniface VII (1000).