John Frederic Daniell

1790 - 1845

Photo of John Frederic Daniell

Icon of person John Frederic Daniell

John Frederic Daniell FRS (12 March 1790 – 13 March 1845) was an English chemist and physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Frederic Daniell has received more than 73,651 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). John Frederic Daniell is the 156th most popular chemist (down from 141st in 2019), the 751st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 753rd in 2019) and the 18th most popular Chemist.

John Frederic Daniell was a British chemist who invented the Daniell cell, which was an early form of electric battery.

Memorability Metrics

  • 74k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of John Frederic Daniells by language


Among chemists, John Frederic Daniell ranks 156 out of 509Before him are Ignacy Mościcki, Paul Lauterbur, Stanley Miller, Paul Flory, Harry Kroto, and George Andrew Olah. After him are Wilfrid Voynich, Heinrich Gustav Magnus, Satoshi Ōmura, Akira Suzuki, Robert Bruce Merrifield, and Paul D. Boyer.

Most Popular Chemists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1790, John Frederic Daniell ranks 10Before him are George Everest, August Ferdinand Möbius, John Tyler, Alphonse de Lamartine, Jules Dumont d'Urville, and Nicolas Chauvin. After him are Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden, Robert Stirling, Adolph Diesterweg, Leopold, Prince of Salerno, Gideon Mantell, and John Austin. Among people deceased in 1845, John Frederic Daniell ranks 4Before him are Andrew Jackson, Julie Clary, and August Wilhelm Schlegel. After him are Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, Guadalupe Victoria, Jean Charles Athanase Peltier, Roustam Raza, Simon Mayr, Grand Duchess Elizabeth Mikhailovna of Russia, Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach, and Louis-Léopold Boilly.

Others Born in 1790

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1845

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Frederic Daniell ranks 751 out of 7,765Before him are Lady Margaret Beaufort (1443), Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond (1430), James Joseph Sylvester (1814), Chris Rea (1951), Ben Jonson (1572), and David J. Thouless (1934). After him are Boris Karloff (1887), Lewis Hamilton (1985), Alfred Radcliffe-Brown (1881), John Balliol (1249), Terence Stamp (1938), and George Darwin (1845).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, John Frederic Daniell ranks 18Before him are Robert Robinson (1886), James Dewar (1842), John Macleod (1876), Cyril Norman Hinshelwood (1897), Arthur Harden (1865), and Harry Kroto (1939). After him are Richard Laurence Millington Synge (1914), John Vane (1927), Rodney Robert Porter (1917), George Porter (1920), Archer Martin (1910), and Peter D. Mitchell (1920).