Johann Andreas Wagner

1797 - 1861

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Johann Andreas Wagner (21 March 1797 – 17 December 1861) was a German palaeontologist, zoologist and archaeologist who wrote several important works on palaeontology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Andreas Wagner has received more than 27,574 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Johann Andreas Wagner is the 58th most popular archaeologist (down from 46th in 2019), the 3,216th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,446th in 2019) and the 10th most popular German Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Johann Andreas Wagner ranks 58 out of 104Before him are Florentino Ameghino, André Parrot, Peter Wilhelm Lund, Ernst Herzfeld, William F. Albright, and François Bordes. After him are Donald Johanson, Victor Loret, Giuseppe Tucci, Paul Rivet, Heinrich Karl Brugsch, and Johan David Åkerblad.

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Among people born in 1797, Johann Andreas Wagner ranks 61Before him are Andrew Smith, Paweł Strzelecki, Ramón Castilla, Alexander Bestuzhev, Innocent of Alaska, and Anthony Panizzi. After him are Jean Victoir Audouin, Prince Adolf zu Hohenlohe-Ingelfingen, Jean-Marie Duhamel, Peter Georg Bang, James Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan, and Mariano Paredes. Among people deceased in 1861, Johann Andreas Wagner ranks 37Before him are Aleksey Petrovich Yermolov, Pierre Berthier, Eugène de Mazenod, Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Albert Niemann, and Joachim Lelewel. After him are Václav Hanka, Gabriel Antonio Pereira, Peter Georg Bang, Stephen A. Douglas, Heinrich Rudolf Schinz, and Ippolito Nievo.

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Among people born in Germany, Johann Andreas Wagner ranks 3,216 out of 5,289Before him are Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse (1774), Alojs Andritzki (1914), Winfried Kretschmann (1948), Johann Adolf I, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels (1649), Friedrich Gernsheim (1839), and Christian Konrad Sprengel (1750). After him are Princess Luise Dorothea of Saxe-Meiningen (1710), Rudolf Wolters (1903), Johann Theile (1646), Karl Mai (1928), Brigitte Mohnhaupt (1949), and Theodor Fischer (1862).


Among archaeologists born in Germany, Johann Andreas Wagner ranks 10Before him are Karl Richard Lepsius (1810), Leo Frobenius (1873), Ernst Curtius (1814), Wilhelm Dörpfeld (1853), Ami Boué (1794), and Ernst Herzfeld (1879). After him are Heinrich Karl Brugsch (1827), Halet Çambel (1916), Hugo Winckler (1863), Rudolf Wagner (1805), and Franz Weidenreich (1873).