Johann von Lamont

1805 - 1879

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Johann von Lamont, FRSE (13 December 1805 – 6 August 1879), born John Lamont, was a Scottish-German astronomer and physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann von Lamont has received more than 14,019 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Johann von Lamont is the 319th most popular astronomer (up from 326th in 2019), the 2,682nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,458th in 2019) and the 40th most popular British Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Johann von Lamont ranks 319 out of 532Before her are Albrecht Unsöld, Tsutomu Seki, Félix Tisserand, Edward Sabine, Johann Friedrich Julius Schmidt, and Maurice Loewy. After her are Vladimir Albitsky, Allan Sandage, Harry Edwin Wood, Zdeňka Vávrová, Paul Götz, and Willem Jacob Luyten.

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Among people born in 1805, Johann von Lamont ranks 44Before her are Georg Gottfried Gervinus, Esteban Echeverría, Jean-Baptiste Nothomb, Ferdinand Johann Wiedemann, Victor Baltard, and Robert Anderson. After her are Mary Seacole, Michael Sars, Gabriel Bibron, William Lloyd Garrison, Johann Friedrich Klotzsch, and Tomás Villalba. Among people deceased in 1879, Johann von Lamont ranks 40Before her are Anthony Panizzi, Joseph Hooker, Miguel Grau Seminario, Nikolai Zaremba, Begum Hazrat Mahal, and Jakob Dubs. After her are Rowland Hill, Aleksandr Baryatinsky, Lyuben Karavelov, William Lloyd Garrison, Jean Baptiste Boisduval, and Jakob Stämpfli.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Johann von Lamont ranks 2,682 out of 6,924Before her are Paul Weller (1958), Patrick Leigh Fermor (1915), Anne Bradstreet (1612), Richard Hakluyt (1552), Gladys Cooper (1888), and Peter Walker (1912). After her are Alan Young (1919), Mick Jackson (1943), Dick Parry (1942), Jane Morris (1839), John Florio (1553), and Charles Williams (1886).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United Kingdom

Among astronomers born in United Kingdom, Johann von Lamont ranks 40Before her are Harold Spencer Jones (1890), Richard Christopher Carrington (1826), Cyril Jackson (1903), John Machin (1680), Williamina Fleming (1857), and Frank Watson Dyson (1868). After her are Harry Edwin Wood (1881), Patrick Moore (1923), James Challis (1803), Brian G. Marsden (1937), Nathaniel Bliss (1700), and William Christie (1845).