Joel Roberts Poinsett

1779 - 1851

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Joel Roberts Poinsett (March 2, 1779 – December 12, 1851) was an American physician and diplomat. He was the first U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joel Roberts Poinsett has received more than 170,246 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Joel Roberts Poinsett is the 424th most popular physician, the 5,002nd most popular biography from United States and the 51st most popular American Physician.

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Among physicians, Joel Roberts Poinsett ranks 424 out of 509Before him are Rutherford Alcock, Robert Atkins, Erik Adolf von Willebrand, Thomas Francis Wade, Oswaldo Cruz, and Ennio Antonelli. After him are Helen B. Taussig, Barnum Brown, Shinobu Ishihara, Sergey Botkin, Frederick Twort, and Wilhelm Kühne.

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Among people born in 1779, Joel Roberts Poinsett ranks 25Before him are Adam Müller, Infanta María Amalia of Spain, Ali-Morad Khan Zand, Filippo Paulucci, Francis Scott Key, and Johann Schweigger. After him are Augustin Saint-Hilaire, Louis de Freycinet, Peter Mark Roget, Stephen Decatur, Washington Allston, and Zebulon Pike. Among people deceased in 1851, Joel Roberts Poinsett ranks 36Before him are Carl Friedrich von Ledebour, William Nicol, Göran Wahlenberg, Esteban Echeverría, Marie Jules César Savigny, and Manuel Gómez Pedraza. After him are Ramón Freire, Andrés Quintana Roo, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Giovanni Berchet, Sylvester Graham, and Joanna Baillie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joel Roberts Poinsett ranks 5,002 out of 15,968Before him are Louise Bryant (1885), Evelyn Berezin (1925), Bill Condon (1955), Tommy Morrison (1969), Leon Spinks (1953), and Katherine Kelly Lang (1961). After him are Amanda Plummer (1957), Dorothy Arzner (1897), Lewis Arquette (1935), Shel Silverstein (1930), William Windom (1923), and Nathaniel Lord Britton (1859).

Among PHYSICIANS In United States

Among physicians born in United States, Joel Roberts Poinsett ranks 51Before him are Charles Best (1899), William Kaelin Jr. (1957), Mehmet Oz (1960), Vivien Thomas (1910), Thomas Horsfield (1773), and Robert Atkins (1930). After him are Helen B. Taussig (1898), Barnum Brown (1873), Benjamin Rush (1745), Leila Denmark (1898), Charles W. Gilmore (1874), and Walter Reed (1851).