John Arbuthnot

1667 - 1735

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John Arbuthnot FRS (baptised 29 April 1667 – 27 February 1735), often known simply as Dr Arbuthnot, was a Scottish physician, satirist and polymath in London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Arbuthnot has received more than 110,958 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). John Arbuthnot is the 454th most popular physician (down from 403rd in 2019), the 3,217th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,897th in 2019) and the 45th most popular British Physician.

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Among physicians, John Arbuthnot ranks 454 out of 509. Before him are Cecilia Grierson, Henri Dutrochet, Ernesto Ruffini, Emil Holub, Hélène Sparrow, and Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet. After him are Nadezhda Suslova, Thomas Erastus, William Stukeley, Wim Eijk, Astley Cooper, and Julieta Lanteri.

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Among people born in 1667, John Arbuthnot ranks 20Before him are Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł, Silahdar Damat Ali Pasha, Melusine von der Schulenburg, Duchess of Kendal, Pietro Ottoboni, and William Whiston.  Among people deceased in 1735, John Arbuthnot ranks 15Before him are Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje, Carlo Ruzzini, Johann Krieger, Petr Brandl, Peter Artedi, and Sophia Louise of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Arbuthnot ranks 3,217 out of 6,924. Before him are Paul Kennedy (1945), Jay Kay (1969), Seán Lester (1888), Matthew Goode (1978), George Edwards (1694), and John Fleming (1785). After him are Anita Brookner (1928), Aneirin (525), Reg Parnell (1911), Arthur Aikin (1773), Timothy Garton Ash (1955), and George Nares (1831).

Among PHYSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among physicians born in United Kingdom, John Arbuthnot ranks 45Before him are Rutherford Alcock (1809), Thomas Francis Wade (1818), Frederick Twort (1877), Ernest Starling (1866), Robert Knox (1791), and Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet (1707). After him are William Stukeley (1687), Astley Cooper (1768), Richard Bright (1789), Francis Buchanan-Hamilton (1762), David Prain (1857), and Richard Doll (1912).