Guillaume Rondelet

1507 - 1566

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Guillaume Rondelet (27 September 1507 – 30 July 1566), also known as Rondeletus/Rondeletius, was Regius professor of medicine at the University of Montpellier in southern France and Chancellor of the University between 1556 and his death in 1566. He achieved renown as an anatomist and a naturalist with a particular interest in botany and zoology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guillaume Rondelet has received more than 29,973 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Guillaume Rondelet is the 384th most popular biologist (down from 351st in 2019), the 2,829th most popular biography from France (down from 2,463rd in 2019) and the 50th most popular French Biologist.

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Among biologists, Guillaume Rondelet ranks 384 out of 844. Before him are Adrien-Henri de Jussieu, Alexander Braun, Otto Wilhelm Thomé, John Gilbert Baker, Carl Friedrich von Ledebour, and Joel Asaph Allen. After him are Auguste Chevalier, Lorenz Heister, Abraham Trembley, Giuseppe Acerbi, Richard Henderson, and Félix Vicq-d'Azyr.

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Among people born in 1507, Guillaume Rondelet ranks 11Before him are Jacques Arcadelt, Altan Khan, Johannes Sturm, Ferrante Gonzaga, Inés Suárez, and Bálint Bakfark. After him is Alvise I Mocenigo. Among people deceased in 1566, Guillaume Rondelet ranks 15Before him are Antonio de Cabezón, Sigismund von Herberstein, Johannes Agricola, Lambert Lombard, Jan Sanders van Hemessen, and Taddeo Zuccari. After him is Margaret Paleologa.

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In France

Among people born in France, Guillaume Rondelet ranks 2,829 out of 5,234. Before him are Hélène Carrère d'Encausse (1929), Joseph Guillemot (1899), Joseph Paul-Boncour (1873), Nicolas de Grigny (1672), Ludovic Halévy (1834), and Louis VIII, Duke of Bavaria (1403). After him are Corbinian (670), Pierre Weiss (1865), Auguste Chevalier (1873), Louise Moillon (1610), François Mignet (1796), and Julius Leber (1891).

Among BIOLOGISTS In France

Among biologists born in France, Guillaume Rondelet ranks 50Before him are Antoine de Jussieu (1686), Alain Bombard (1924), Louis Claude Richard (1754), Pierre Gaspard Chaumette (1763), Guillaume-Antoine Olivier (1756), and Adrien-Henri de Jussieu (1797). After him are Auguste Chevalier (1873), Félix Vicq-d'Azyr (1748), Sébastien Vaillant (1669), Pierre Magnol (1638), Charles-François Brisseau de Mirbel (1776), and Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton (1716).