Henry Gray

1827 - 1861

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Henry Gray (1827 – 13 June 1861) was a British anatomist and surgeon most notable for publishing the book Gray's Anatomy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Gray has received more than 270,797 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry Gray is the 228th most popular physician (down from 214th in 2019), the 1,214th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,070th in 2019) and the 17th most popular British Physician.

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Among physicians, Henry Gray ranks 228 out of 509. Before him are Trota of Salerno, Pierre Jean Georges Cabanis, Gerard van Swieten, Paul of Aegina, Carlo Urbani, and Eduard Bloch. After him are Hans Sloane, François Magendie, Thomas Hodgkin, Edward Bach, Adolf Eugen Fick, and Peter Agre.

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Among people born in 1827, Henry Gray ranks 19Before him are Wilhelm von Tegetthoff, John Hanning Speke, Mihály Zichy, Mangal Pandey, Charles De Coster, and Jules Breton. After him are Jyotirao Phule, Oswald Achenbach, Prince Gustaf, Duke of Uppland, Pyotr Semyonov-Tyan-Shansky, Lew Wallace, and Sandford Fleming. Among people deceased in 1861, Henry Gray ranks 19Before him are Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Adam Jerzy Czartoryski, Lars Levi Laestadius, Eugène Scribe, Elisha Otis, and Henri Murger. After him are Infante Carlos, Count of Montemolin, Teréz Brunszvik, Heinrich Marschner, Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska, Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, and Jonas Furrer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Henry Gray ranks 1,214 out of 6,924. Before him are Sophie, Countess of Wessex (1965), Domnall mac Ailpín (812), Lewis Hamilton (1985), Pattie Boyd (1944), Leopold Stokowski (1882), and Louis Lucien Bonaparte (1813). After him are Victoria Beckham (1974), Vinnie Jones (1965), Jack Bruce (1943), James Hilton (1900), Alexander McQueen (1969), and Robert Clive (1725).

Among PHYSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among physicians born in United Kingdom, Henry Gray ranks 17Before him are Niels Kaj Jerne (1911), Alan Hodgkin (1914), Thomas Willis (1621), James Lind (1716), Mungo Park (1771), and John Hunter (1728). After him are Hans Sloane (1660), Thomas Hodgkin (1798), Edward Bach (1886), Thomas Addison (1793), James Black (1924), and Lorna Wing (1928).