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Heinrich Otto Wieland

1877 - 1957

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Heinrich Otto Wieland (German pronunciation: [ˈhaɪnʁɪç ˈviːlant] ; 4 June 1877 – 5 August 1957) was a German chemist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Otto Wieland has received more than 94,274 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Heinrich Otto Wieland is the 111th most popular chemist (down from 98th in 2019), the 658th most popular biography from Germany (down from 633rd in 2019) and the 26th most popular German Chemist.

Heinrich Otto Wieland was a German chemist who is most famous for his discovery of the Wieland reaction in 1877.

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Among chemists, Heinrich Otto Wieland ranks 111 out of 509Before him are John Newlands, Henry Hallett Dale, Robert Robinson, Carl Ferdinand Cori, Antoni Grabowski, and Wendell Meredith Stanley. After him are Paul J. Crutzen, James Dewar, Stanford Moore, Marie-Anne Paulze Lavoisier, Leopold Ružička, and Avram Hershko.

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Among people born in 1877, Heinrich Otto Wieland ranks 17Before him are Louis Renault, Edgar Cayce, Raoul Dufy, G. H. Hardy, Oswald Avery, and Kees van Dongen. After him are Kārlis Ulmanis, Said Nursî, Arthur Cecil Pigou, Maurice Halbwachs, Alfred Cortot, and Princess Auguste of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1957, Heinrich Otto Wieland ranks 29Before him are Joseph McCarthy, Curzio Malaparte, František Kupka, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Eliot Ness, and Erich von Stroheim. After him are Heinrich Hoffmann, Jože Plečnik, Richard E. Byrd, V. Gordon Childe, Prince George of Greece and Denmark, and Maurice Garin.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Otto Wieland ranks 658 out of 6,142Before him are Carlos Kleiber (1930), Otto Ohlendorf (1907), Hugo Ball (1886), Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1818), James Last (1929), and Hugo Junkers (1859). After him are Kurt Schwitters (1887), August Macke (1887), John William Friso, Prince of Orange (1687), George William, Elector of Brandenburg (1595), Erich Mielke (1907), and Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805).

Among CHEMISTS In Germany

Among chemists born in Germany, Heinrich Otto Wieland ranks 26Before him are Hermann Staudinger (1881), Karl Ziegler (1898), Johann Rudolf Glauber (1604), Felix Hoffmann (1868), Manfred Eigen (1927), and Gerhard Ertl (1936). After him are Georg Ernst Stahl (1659), Joachim Sauer (1949), Ernst Chain (1906), Ernst Otto Fischer (1918), Fritz Strassmann (1902), and Hennig Brand (1630).