Johan Ernst Gunnerus

1718 - 1773

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Johan Ernst Gunnerus (26 February 1718 – 25 September 1773) was a Norwegian bishop and botanist. Gunnerus was born at Christiania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johan Ernst Gunnerus has received more than 17,218 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Johan Ernst Gunnerus is the 377th most popular biologist (up from 390th in 2019), the 174th most popular biography from Norway (down from 165th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Norwegian Biologist.

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Among biologists, Johan Ernst Gunnerus ranks 377 out of 844Before him are Wilhelm Roux, Georg Joseph Kamel, Jan Svatopluk Presl, James Rothman, Ernst von Glasersfeld, and Jacques Loeb. After him are Adrien-Henri de Jussieu, Alexander Braun, Otto Wilhelm Thomé, John Gilbert Baker, Carl Friedrich von Ledebour, and Joel Asaph Allen.

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Among people born in 1718, Johan Ernst Gunnerus ranks 14Before him are Nikita Ivanovich Panin, Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie, Jean Philippe Loys de Cheseaux, Antoine de Chézy, John Canton, and Jean Joseph Marie Amiot. After him are William Hunter, Hedvig Charlotta Nordenflycht, George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney, Antoine Darquier de Pellepoix, and Jacob Christian Schäffer. Among people deceased in 1773, Johan Ernst Gunnerus ranks 10Before him are Philibert Commerson, Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Anton Janša, Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield, Luigi Vanvitelli, and Paisius of Hilendar. After him are Stanisław Konarski, Alexis Piron, and George Edwards.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Johan Ernst Gunnerus ranks 174 out of 735Before him are Wenche Myhre (1947), Bjørn Dæhlie (1967), Erling Skakke (1115), Jørgen Juve (1906), Nina Grieg (1845), and Jon Fosse (1959). After him are Jan P. Syse (1930), Eysteinn Erlendsson (1120), Agathe Backer Grøndahl (1847), Jacob Tullin Thams (1898), Kåre Willoch (1928), and Lars Korvald (1916).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Norway

Among biologists born in Norway, Johan Ernst Gunnerus ranks 5Before him are Martin Vahl (1749), Harald Sverdrup (1888), Georg Ossian Sars (1837), and Henrik Steffens (1773). After him are Kristine Bonnevie (1872), Michael Sars (1805), Leonhard Stejneger (1851), and Peter Ascanius (1723).