John E. Walker

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Sir John Ernest Walker (born 7 January 1941) is a British chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John E. Walker has received more than 117,701 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). John E. Walker is the 237th most popular chemist (up from 280th in 2019), the 1,058th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,089th in 2019) and the 31st most popular British Chemist.

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Among chemists, John E. Walker ranks 237 out of 510Before him are James Dewar, Alexander R. Todd, Aaron Klug, Kaoru Ishikawa, Ida Noddack, and Thomas Graham. After him are William Standish Knowles, Erwin Chargaff, Vladimir Markovnikov, Carl Ferdinand Cori, Rodney Robert Porter, and Herbert C. Brown.

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Among people born in 1941, John E. Walker ranks 89Before him are Michael Stuart Brown, Angelo Scola, Igor Smirnov, Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, Ann-Margret, and Jacqueline Boyer. After him are Grace Zabriskie, Roger Lemerre, Senta Berger, Hisao Kami, Kenji Tochio, and Martin Evans.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John E. Walker ranks 1,058 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Lawrence (1769), John Hawkwood (1320), Ida Noddack (1896), Inigo Jones (1573), Thomas Graham (1805), and Van Morrison (1945). After him are Adelard of Bath (1075), James Lind (1716), Robert Stirling (1790), Victor Turner (1920), Denis Thatcher (1915), and Andy Serkis (1964).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, John E. Walker ranks 31Before him are Derek Barton (1918), John Vane (1927), James Dewar (1842), Alexander R. Todd (1907), Ida Noddack (1896), and Thomas Graham (1805). After him are Rodney Robert Porter (1917), Herbert C. Brown (1912), Smithson Tennant (1761), Ronald George Wreyford Norrish (1897), William Henry (1774), and George Porter (1920).