BIOLOGIST

Johann Friedrich Gmelin

1748 - 1804

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Johann Friedrich Gmelin (8 August 1748 – 1 November 1804) was a German naturalist, botanist, entomologist, herpetologist, and malacologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Friedrich Gmelin has received more than 119,988 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Johann Friedrich Gmelin is the 78th most popular biologist (down from 70th in 2019), the 792nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 652nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular German Biologist.

Johann Friedrich Gmelin was a German naturalist and chemist who is most famous for his work in the field of botany.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, Johann Friedrich Gmelin ranks 78 out of 844Before him are Martinus Beijerinck, Gabriele Falloppio, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Hermann Joseph Muller, Lynn Margulis, and Joseph Pitton de Tournefort. After him are Irwin Rose, Augustin Pyramus de Candolle, Daniel Bovet, Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, Carolus Clusius, and Jules A. Hoffmann.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1748, Johann Friedrich Gmelin ranks 10Before him are Charles XIII of Sweden, Adam Weishaupt, Charles IV of Spain, Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Claude Louis Berthollet, and William V, Prince of Orange. After him are Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, Christian Gottlob Neefe, Petar I Petrović-Njegoš, Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot, Adamantios Korais, and Dominique, comte de Cassini. Among people deceased in 1804, Johann Friedrich Gmelin ranks 9Before him are Jacques Necker, Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria, Alexander Hamilton, Wolfgang von Kempelen, and Pierre Méchain. After him are Louis Antoine, Duke of Enghien, Princess Carolina of Parma, Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Jean-Charles Pichegru, Jazzar Pasha, and Martin Vahl.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Friedrich Gmelin ranks 792 out of 5,289Before him are Duchess Mathilde Ludovika in Bavaria (1843), Walter Hallstein (1901), Theodor Fontane (1819), Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria (1821), Richard Baer (1911), and Else Lasker-Schüler (1869). After him are Heinrich Lübke (1894), Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick (1735), Frederick Augustus III of Saxony (1865), Albert Göring (1895), Gotthard Kettler (1517), and Anna Seghers (1900).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Johann Friedrich Gmelin ranks 11Before him are Harald zur Hausen (1936), Theodor Schwann (1810), Hans Spemann (1869), Albrecht Kossel (1853), Ernst Mayr (1904), and Matthias Jakob Schleiden (1804). After him are Julius Richard Petri (1852), Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg (1795), Bernard Katz (1911), Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber (1739), Walther Flemming (1843), and Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (1942).