Joseph Decaisne

1807 - 1882

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Joseph Decaisne (7 March 1807 – 8 January 1882) was a French botanist and agronomist. He became an aide-naturaliste to Adrien-Henri de Jussieu (1797-1853), who served as the chair of rural botany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Decaisne has received more than 20,894 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Joseph Decaisne is the 9,199th most popular politician (up from 9,430th in 2019), the 357th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 341st in 2019) and the 90th most popular Belgian Politician.

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Among politicians, Joseph Decaisne ranks 9,199 out of 15,710Before him are Dmitry of Pereslavl, Nikolai Golitsyn, Quintus Fabius Maximus Aemilianus, John I, Count of Holland, Maria Komnene, and Khosrow III. After him are Eberhard I, Duke of Württemberg, Princess Augusta of Cambridge, Wenceslaus I, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg, Nikolaus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Oldenburg, Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, and Ingeborg of Denmark, Queen of Norway.

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Among people born in 1807, Joseph Decaisne ranks 25Before him are Thiệu Trị, Auguste Laurent, Joseph E. Johnston, Abdülkerim Nadir Pasha, Amir Kabir, and Jónas Hallgrímsson. After him are Alfred Vail, Barbu Catargiu, Robert Blum, Luigi Palmieri, Adrien-François Servais, and Théophile Thoré-Bürger. Among people deceased in 1882, Joseph Decaisne ranks 47Before him are Charles J. Guiteau, Johann Karl Friedrich Zöllner, François-Auguste Biard, Charles Blanc, John William Draper, and Konstantin Petrovich von Kaufmann. After him are Johann Benedict Listing, Đuro Daničić, Carl Robert Jakobson, Auguste Barbier, Antoine Bussy, and Giovanni Lanza.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Joseph Decaisne ranks 357 out of 899Before him are Paul de Man (1919), Léon Scieur (1888), Mark Eyskens (1933), Olivier Gendebien (1924), Maria of Brabant, Holy Roman Empress (1190), and Léon Delacroix (1867). After him are Edgar P. Jacobs (1904), Abraham Janssens (1570), Caspar Barlaeus (1584), Romelu Lukaku (1993), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), and Paul Anspach (1882).

Among POLITICIANS In Belgium

Among politicians born in Belgium, Joseph Decaisne ranks 90Before him are Henry V, Count of Luxembourg (1217), Princess Joséphine Caroline of Belgium (1872), Étienne Constantin de Gerlache (1785), Sophie Wilmès (1975), Mark Eyskens (1933), and Léon Delacroix (1867). After him are Louis Michel (1947), Arnulf, Count of Holland (951), Dirk II, Count of Holland (901), Joseph Lebeau (1794), Ferdinand de Marsin (1656), and Jean Duvieusart (1900).