Heinrich Anton de Bary

1831 - 1888

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Heinrich Anton de Bary (26 January 1831 – 19 January 1888) was a German surgeon, botanist, microbiologist, and mycologist (fungal systematics and physiology). He is considered a founding father of plant pathology (phytopathology) as well as the founder of modern mycology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Anton de Bary has received more than 110,985 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Heinrich Anton de Bary is the 391st most popular biologist (down from 290th in 2019), the 3,027th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,276th in 2019) and the 78th most popular Biologist.

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Among biologists, Heinrich Anton de Bary ranks 391 out of 841Before him are George Bentham, Ludwig Reichenbach, Julius von Sachs, Karl Eichwald, Clemens von Pirquet, and Henri Milne-Edwards. After him are Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, Abraham Trembley, Hermann Burmeister, William Curtis, Heinrich Johann Nepomuk von Crantz, and Matthias de l'Obel.

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Among people born in 1831, Heinrich Anton de Bary ranks 57Before him are Mary Mapes Dodge, Arsenio Martínez Campos, Jacob W. Davis, Konstantin Leontiev, Henri Meilhac, and Victor Henri Rochefort, Marquis de Rochefort-Luçay. After him are Gaston, Marquis de Galliffet, Hendrik Willem Mesdag, Subh-i-Azal, Paolo Mantegazza, Alexander, Prince of Lippe, and Wojciech Gerson. Among people deceased in 1888, Heinrich Anton de Bary ranks 51Before him are Mikhail Loris-Melikov, Samson Raphael Hirsch, Victoria Benedictsson, Raffi, Jean-Delphin Alard, and Princess Marie Frederica of Hesse-Kassel. After him are Eunice Newton Foote, Stephen Heller, Barghash bin Said of Zanzibar, Hippolyte Carnot, Laurence Oliphant, and Jozef Miloslav Hurban.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Anton de Bary ranks 3,027 out of 6,142Before him are Oliver Riedel (1971), Lilli Lehmann (1848), Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen (1892), Bernd Eichinger (1949), E. F. Schumacher (1911), and Princess Marie Frederica of Hesse-Kassel (1804). After him are Rainald of Dassel (1114), Duke Louis of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1725), Johann Theodor of Bavaria (1703), Walter Hohmann (1880), Heike Drechsler (1964), and Werner Schroeter (1945).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Heinrich Anton de Bary ranks 78Before him are Lorenz Heister (1683), Georg Eberhard Rumphius (1627), Eugenius Johann Christoph Esper (1742), Prince Maximilian of Wied-Neuwied (1782), Moritz Wagner (1813), and Ludwig Reichenbach (1793). After him are Hermann Burmeister (1807), Georg Franz Hoffmann (1760), Alexander Braun (1805), Oscar Hertwig (1849), Karl Gegenbaur (1826), and Heinrich Kuhl (1797).