Johann Jakob Scheuchzer

1672 - 1733

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Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (2 August 1672 – 23 June 1733) was a Swiss scholar born at Zürich. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Jakob Scheuchzer has received more than 34,484 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Johann Jakob Scheuchzer is the 319th most popular biologist (up from 343rd in 2019), the 255th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 247th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Biologist.

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Among biologists, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer ranks 319 out of 841Before him are Roderick Murchison, Nehemiah Grew, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, Philibert Commerson, Philipp Ludwig Statius Müller, and Carl Ludwig Blume. After him are Alexander von Nordmann, Ian Wilmut, François-Alphonse Forel, Takenoshin Nakai, Emil Christian Hansen, and Karl Koch.

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Among people born in 1672, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer ranks 5Before him are Peter the Great, Joseph Addison, Pylyp Orlyk, and Ludovico Antonio Muratori. After him are Nicolas de Grigny, Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, André Cardinal Destouches, Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond, and Richard Steele. Among people deceased in 1733, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer ranks 10Before him are Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia, Georg Böhm, Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri, Pieter van der Aa, Eberhard Louis, Duke of Württemberg, and Robert de Visée. After him are Nicolas Coustou, John Christian, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, Princess Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg, Jakob Hermann, and Henrietta Godolphin, 2nd Duchess of Marlborough.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer ranks 255 out of 876Before him are Jacques-Laurent Agasse (1767), Princess Elena of Romania (1950), Domenico Trezzini (1670), Flavio Cotti (1939), R. Norris Williams (1891), and Wilhelm Meyer-Lübke (1861). After him are François-Alphonse Forel (1841), Hans-Rudolf Merz (1942), Jeremias Gotthelf (1797), Lucien Favre (1957), Gilberto Agustoni (1922), and Arthur Cravan (1887).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer ranks 13Before him are Albert von Kölliker (1817), Josias Braun-Blanquet (1884), Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), Johann Bauhin (1541), Pierre Edmond Boissier (1810), and Carl Nägeli (1817). After him are François-Alphonse Forel (1841), Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Abraham Trembley (1710), Oswald Heer (1809), Alfred Newton (1829), and John Isaac Briquet (1870).