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John Anderson

1833 - 1900

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John Anderson (4 October 1833 – 15 August 1900) was a Scottish anatomist and zoologist who worked in India as the curator of the Indian Museum, Calcutta. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Anderson has received more than 156,466 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. John Anderson is the 536th most popular biologist (down from 516th in 2019), the 2,885th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,631st in 2019) and the 74th most popular British Biologist.

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Among biologists, John Anderson ranks 536 out of 841Before him are John Gilbert Baker, Christian von Steven, Charles De Geer, Eduard Friedrich Eversmann, Jacques Loeb, and Paul R. Ehrlich. After him are Frédéric Cuvier, Paul Friedrich August Ascherson, Johann Georg Christian Lehmann, Ivan Martinov, Paul Bert, and Richard Lewontin.

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Among people born in 1833, John Anderson ranks 50Before him are J. E. B. Stuart, François Perrier, Dimitrie Sturdza, Manuel González Flores, Fredrik von Otter, and Johan Ehrnrooth. After him are Manuel Amador Guerrero, Paul Bert, Segismundo Moret, Ricardo Palma, John Houlding, and Géza Fejérváry. Among people deceased in 1900, John Anderson ranks 61Before him are Rudolf Charousek, Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein, Dankmar Adler, Jean Frédéric Frenet, Dmitry Grigorovich, and Alexandre de Serpa Pinto. After him are Johan Kjeldahl, Edmond de Sélys Longchamps, Sigbjørn Obstfelder, Catherine Wolfe Bruce, Gustaf Åkerhielm, and Alphonse Milne-Edwards.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Anderson ranks 2,885 out of 7,765Before him are Hector Boece (1465), Archibald Scott Couper (1831), Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh (1864), Harry Kane (1993), Henry Wood (1869), and Gerry Anderson (1929). After him are Joseph Raphson (1648), Phil Manzanera (1951), Howard Webb (1971), Quentin Blake (1932), Harriet Walter (1950), and William Froude (1810).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, John Anderson ranks 74Before him are Anna Russell (1807), Patrick Manson (1844), Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1847), George Robert Waterhouse (1810), Philip Henry Gosse (1810), and John Gilbert Baker (1834). After him are Anne McLaren (1927), William Withering (1741), Edward Turner Bennett (1797), Charles Wyville Thomson (1830), Everard Home (1756), and William John Burchell (1781).