BIOLOGIST

John Isaac Briquet

1870 - 1931

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John Isaac Briquet (13 March 1870 in Geneva – 26 October 1931 in Geneva) was a Swiss botanist, director of the Conservatoire Botanique at Geneva.He received his education in natural sciences at Geneva and Berlin, and studied botany with Simon Schwendener, Adolf Engler, Marc Thury, Johannes Müller Argoviensis, and Alphonse de Candolle. In 1896 he became a curator at the Conservatoire Botanique, later serving as its director (1906–1931). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Isaac Briquet has received more than 6,371 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. John Isaac Briquet is the 518th most popular biologist, the 337th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 19th most popular Swiss Biologist.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, John Isaac Briquet ranks 518 out of 844Before him are Carl Jakob Sundevall, Marie Jules César Savigny, Émile Duclaux, Carl Axel Magnus Lindman, John Anderson, and Johan Wilhelm Zetterstedt. After him are Otto von Münchhausen, George Albert Boulenger, Jean de Thévenot, Eduard Friedrich Poeppig, Johann Heinrich Blasius, and Brian Kobilka.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1870, John Isaac Briquet ranks 101Before him are Ernst Leonard Lindelöf, Henri Jaspar, Nikolay Lossky, Lars Sonck, Annie Londonderry, and Štefan Banič. After him are Grigory Gershuni, Dirk Jan de Geer, Erik Adolf von Willebrand, Max Berg, Hermann Harms, and Frank Norris. Among people deceased in 1931, John Isaac Briquet ranks 84Before him are Teresa Claramunt Creus, Albert, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Dmitri Egorov, Lupu Pick, Harald Høffding, and Emil Warburg. After him are Mohammad Ali Jauhar, Tommaso Tittoni, Günther Beck von Mannagetta und Lerchenau, Curt von François, Wilson Bentley, and Kálmán Kandó.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, John Isaac Briquet ranks 337 out of 749Before him are Charles Journet (1891), Max Abegglen (1902), Bertha Wegmann (1847), Johann Kaspar Bluntschli (1808), Kurt Koch (1950), and Stephan Lichtsteiner (1984). After him are Robert Pinget (1919), Bernhard Hammer (1822), Nicolas Bouvier (1929), Françoise Giroud (1916), Georges Miez (1904), and Aurèle Nicolet (1926).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, John Isaac Briquet ranks 19Before him are Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672), Abraham Trembley (1710), Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), Oswald Heer (1809), and Alfred Newton (1829). After him are Heinrich Zollinger (1818), Johannes Müller Argoviensis (1828), Casimir de Candolle (1836), Alexander Agassiz (1835), Émil Goeldi (1859), and Johann Amman (1707).