Joseph Bell

1837 - 1911

Joseph Bell

Joseph Bell FRCSE (2 December 1837 – 4 October 1911) was a Scottish surgeon and lecturer at the medical school of the University of Edinburgh in the 19th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Bell has received more than 449,730 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular inspiration.

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  • 20

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  • 4.35

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  • 2.42

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Among inspirations, Joseph Bell ranks 5 out of 5Before him are Vlad the Impaler, Eugène François Vidocq, Johann Georg Faust, and Alice Liddell. After him are Andrew Wakefield.

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Among people born in 1837, Joseph Bell ranks 37Before him are Ion Creangă, Vasily Radlov, Algernon Charles Swinburne, Henry Draper, Tippu Tip, and Théodore Dubois. After him are Wild Bill Hickok, Pierre Auguste Cot, Yohannes IV, Horace Parnell Tuttle, Alexandre Guilmant, and Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione. Among people deceased in 1911, Joseph Bell ranks 26Before him are Sam Loyd, Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy, Joseph Dalton Hooker, Jozef Israëls, Jules Joseph Lefebvre, and George Johnstone Stoney. After him are Jules Brunet, Alexandre Guilmant, Jack Daniel, Sister Nivedita, James Curtis Hepburn, and Joan Maragall.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Joseph Bell ranks 1,358 out of 5,347Before him are Ernest Jones (1879), Philip Sidney (1554), John William Godward (1861), Gordon Ramsay (1966), Jane Boleyn, Viscountess Rochford (1505), and Robert Filmer (1588). After him are Marc Bolan (1947), Alexander Mackenzie (1764), Michael Jackson (1942), Jeremiah Clarke (1674), Charlie Whiting (1952), and Frank Oz (1944).

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Among inspirations born in United Kingdom, Joseph Bell ranks 2Before him are Alice Liddell (1852). After him are Andrew Wakefield (1957).