Ion Ghica

1816 - 1897

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Ion Ghica (Romanian pronunciation: [iˈon ˈɡika] (listen); 12 August 1816 – 7 May 1897) was a Romanian statesman, mathematician, diplomat and politician, who was Prime Minister of Romania five times. He was a full member of the Romanian Academy and its president many times (1876–1882, 1884–1887, 1890–1893 and 1894–1895). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ion Ghica has received more than 39,255 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Ion Ghica is the 488th most popular mathematician (down from 425th in 2019), the 206th most popular biography from Romania (down from 155th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Romanian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Ion Ghica ranks 488 out of 828Before him are Edward Arthur Milne, Willem 's Gravesande, Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz, August Leopold Crelle, William Thurston, and Carl Adam Petri. After him are Friedrich Hirzebruch, Egon Pearson, Maria Angela Ardinghelli, Edmund Gunter, Gerd Faltings, and Henri Brocard.

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Among people born in 1816, Ion Ghica ranks 27Before him are Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet, Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra, Charles-Denis Bourbaki, Jan Arnošt Smoler, August Karl von Goeben, and Henri Dupuy de Lôme. After him are Paul Gervais, Jean Frédéric Frenet, Wazir Akbar Khan, Richard Leach Maddox, Jean Cabanis, and Grace Aguilar. Among people deceased in 1897, Ion Ghica ranks 45Before him are Charles-Denis Bourbaki, James Legge, Julius von Sachs, Charles Boycott, Prince William of Baden, and Alvan Graham Clark. After him are Friedrich August Theodor Winnecke, Karol Mikuli, Émile Levassor, Rutherford Alcock, Aleko Konstantinov, and Gotō Shōjirō.

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Among people born in Romania, Ion Ghica ranks 206 out of 572Before him are Olha Kobylianska (1863), Constantin Constantinescu-Claps (1884), Patriarch Miron of Romania (1868), Sabbas the Goth (334), Kálmán Tisza (1830), and Nicolae Rădescu (1874). After him are Simon Hollósy (1857), Viorica Dăncilă (1963), Miodrag Belodedici (1964), Franz Rohr von Denta (1854), Maia Morgenstern (1962), and Barbu Catargiu (1807).


Among mathematicians born in Romania, Ion Ghica ranks 5Before him are János Bolyai (1802), Zoia Ceaușescu (1949), Farkas Bolyai (1775), and Abraham Wald (1902). After him are Spiru Haret (1851), Ion Barbu (1895), Grigore Moisil (1906), and Solomon Marcus (1925).