Hermann Schlegel

1804 - 1884

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Hermann Schlegel (10 June 1804 – 17 January 1884) was a German ornithologist, herpetologist and ichthyologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hermann Schlegel has received more than 58,385 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Hermann Schlegel is the 186th most popular biologist (down from 168th in 2019), the 1,519th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,218th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular German Biologist.

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Among biologists, Hermann Schlegel ranks 186 out of 844Before him are Antoine Béchamp, Nettie Stevens, John Lindley, Mikhail Tsvet, Clair Cameron Patterson, and Edward B. Lewis. After him are Daniel Nathans, Bert Sakmann, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Robert Gallo, Willi Hennig, and Paul Greengard.

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Among people born in 1804, Hermann Schlegel ranks 24Before him are Matthias Jakob Schleiden, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Carl von Rokitansky, Princess Luisa Carlotta of Naples and Sicily, and Ludwig von Benedek. After him are Eduard Mörike, Stephan Endlicher, Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora, Handrij Zejler, John Gould, and Duke Alexander of Württemberg. Among people deceased in 1884, Hermann Schlegel ranks 18Before him are Allan Pinkerton, Hans Makart, Hermann Kolbe, Fanny Elssler, Karl Richard Lepsius, and Charles Adolphe Wurtz. After him are Alexander, Prince of Orange, William, Duke of Brunswick, Paul Abadie, Jules Bastien-Lepage, Cetshwayo kaMpande, and Infanta Maria Anna of Portugal.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hermann Schlegel ranks 1,519 out of 5,289Before him are Hemma (800), Amalia of Solms-Braunfels (1602), Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria (1823), Christian I, Elector of Saxony (1560), Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719), and Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1667). After him are Leopold Gmelin (1788), Duke Anthony Ulrich of Brunswick (1714), Ernst Barkmann (1919), Princess Alexandrine of Baden (1820), Moritz von Jacobi (1801), and Pascual Jordan (1902).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Hermann Schlegel ranks 23Before him are Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (1942), Theodor Escherich (1857), Georg Wilhelm Steller (1709), Hans Driesch (1867), Erwin Neher (1944), and Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle (1809). After him are Bert Sakmann (1942), Willi Hennig (1913), Carl Gustav Carus (1789), Gotthelf Fischer von Waldheim (1771), Friedrich Parrot (1791), and Carl Ludwig Willdenow (1765).