Jan Czerski

1845 - 1892

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Jan Stanisław Franciszek Czerski (Russian: Иван Дементьевич Черский; 3 May 1845, in Swolna – 25 June 1892, nr. Kolyma) was a Polish paleontologist, osteologist, geologist, geographer and explorer of Siberia. He was exiled to Transbaikalia for participating in the January Uprising of 1863. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Czerski has received more than 22,759 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Jan Czerski is the 197th most popular explorer (down from 195th in 2019), the 66th most popular biography from Belarus (up from 70th in 2019) and the most popular Belarusian Explorer.

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Among explorers, Jan Czerski ranks 197 out of 405Before him are Nicolas Durand de Villegaignon, Jean-Baptiste Charcot, Pedro Arias Dávila, Matthew Flinders, Ma Huan, and Jim Bridger. After him are Jens Munk, Henri Mouhot, Francisco de Montejo, John Sutter, Chris McCandless, and Niccolò de' Conti.

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Among people born in 1845, Jan Czerski ranks 39Before him are Fernand Cormon, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, Walter Crane, Ödön Lechner, Émile Boutroux, and Eugène Grasset. After him are Jules Guesde, Friedrich Martens, William, Prince of Wied, Prince Ludwig August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Àngel Guimerà, and Elihu Root. Among people deceased in 1892, Jan Czerski ranks 37Before him are Hervé, Ernst Wilhelm von Brücke, Ravachol, Hermann Burmeister, Jules Perrot, and Afanasy Fet. After him are Anthon van Rappard, Ernest Guiraud, Charles Lavigerie, Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet, Robert Ford, and Carlo Cafiero.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Jan Czerski ranks 66 out of 274Before him are Oscar Milosz (1877), Vasil Bykaŭ (1924), Lew Sapieha (1557), Paul Baran (1926), Fyodor Kuznetsov (1898), and Czesław Niemen (1939). After him are Vyacheslav Kebich (1936), Immanuel Velikovsky (1895), Dawid Janowski (1868), S. Ansky (1863), Uladzimir Karatkievich (1930), and Chiang Fang-liang (1916).

Among EXPLORERS In Belarus

Among explorers born in Belarus, Jan Czerski ranks 1After him are Carl Anton von Meyer (1795).