BIOLOGIST

John Kunkel Small

1869 - 1938

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John Kunkel Small (January 31, 1869 – January 20, 1938) was an American botanist. Born on January 31, 1869 in Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Kunkel studied botany at Franklin & Marshall College and Columbia University. He was the first Curator of Museums at The New York Botanical Garden, a post in which he served from 1898 until 1906. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Kunkel Small has received more than 18,934 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. John Kunkel Small is the 757th most popular biologist, the 7,553rd most popular biography from United States and the 105th most popular American Biologist.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, John Kunkel Small ranks 757 out of 844Before him are Ivan Lepyokhin, Curt Backeberg, Samuel Garman, John Torrey, Charles Tate Regan, and Liberty Hyde Bailey. After him are Daniel Giraud Elliot, Prideaux John Selby, Jules Verreaux, Gilbert White, Clinton Hart Merriam, and William Thomas Blanford.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1869, John Kunkel Small ranks 121Before him are Juan Bautista Pérez, Henriette Roland Holst, Alice Hamilton, Vladimir Leontyevich Komarov, Bill Haywood, and Harry Stafford. After him are Bainbridge Colby, Stephen Leacock, Bernard Pyne Grenfell, Joshua Pim, Tom Kiely, and Ellen Hansell. Among people deceased in 1938, John Kunkel Small ranks 156Before him are Herbert Jamison, José Luis Tejada Sorzano, Harry Myers, Ricardo Samper, Ekaterine Gabashvili, and Alma Gluck. After him are Warner Oland, Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire, Tom Crean, Andreas Michalakopoulos, Zitkala-Sa, and Pauline Frederick.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Kunkel Small ranks 7,553 out of 15,968Before him are David Burtka (1975), Virginia Bruce (1909), Ralph McQuarrie (1929), Leo Kadanoff (1937), Mike Starr (1950), and Julieta Venegas (1970). After him are Clyde Cessna (1879), Robert Daniel Carmichael (1879), Jennifer Batten (1957), Les Clark (1907), Charles S. Dutton (1951), and DMX (1970).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, John Kunkel Small ranks 105Before him are Robert Trivers (1943), Charles Horton Peck (1833), Sam Harris (1967), Samuel Garman (1843), John Torrey (1796), and Liberty Hyde Bailey (1858). After him are Daniel Giraud Elliot (1835), Clinton Hart Merriam (1855), Mary Katharine Brandegee (1844), John Lawrence LeConte (1825), Norman I. Platnick (1951), and Frank Chapman (1864).