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Johann Amman

1707 - 1741

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Johann Amman, Johannes Amman or Иоганн Амман (22 December 1707 in Schaffhausen – 14 December 1741 in St Petersburg) was a Swiss-Russian botanist, a member of the Royal Society and professor of botany at the Russian Academy of Sciences at St Petersburg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Amman has received more than 14,349 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Johann Amman is the 634th most popular biologist (up from 684th in 2019), the 434th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 413th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Swiss Biologist.

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Among biologists, Johann Amman ranks 634 out of 841Before him are Kristine Bonnevie, Benjamin Smith Barton, Emmanuel Drake del Castillo, Wilhelm Hemprich, Gabriel Bibron, and Rolf Singer. After him are Alice Hamilton, Edward Forbes, Diederich Franz Leonhard von Schlechtendal, Nathaniel Lord Britton, Lucas Alamán, and Joseph Rock.

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Among people born in 1707, Johann Amman ranks 17Before him are Michel Corrette, Charles Wesley, Ernest Frederick II, Duke of Saxe-Hildburghausen, Claude Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon, Johannes Burman, and Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet. After him are Benjamin Robins and Stephen Hopkins. Among people deceased in 1741, Johann Amman ranks 19Before him are Blas de Lezo, Alvise Pisani, Georg Rafael Donner, Bernard de Montfaucon, Charles Rollin, and Wilhelm Heinrich, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach. After him is Landgravine Caroline of Hesse-Rotenburg.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Johann Amman ranks 434 out of 876Before him are Hans Huber (1852), Patrick Juvet (1950), Princess Nora of Liechtenstein (1950), Lionel Dunsterville (1865), Max Petitpierre (1899), and Paul Scherrer (1890). After him are Pipilotti Rist (1962), Johann Jakob Breitinger (1701), Massimo Busacca (1969), Heinrich Schmid (1921), Philipp Etter (1891), and Joseph Benz (1944).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, Johann Amman ranks 21Before him are Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Abraham Trembley (1710), Oswald Heer (1809), Alfred Newton (1829), John Isaac Briquet (1870), and Johannes Müller Argoviensis (1828). After him are Heinrich Zollinger (1818), Alexander Agassiz (1835), Casimir de Candolle (1836), Émil Goeldi (1859), and Carl Meissner (1800).