BIOLOGIST

Joseph Gaertner

1732 - 1791

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Joseph Gaertner (12 March 1732 – 14 July 1791) was a German botanist, best known for his work on seeds, De Fructibus et Seminibus Plantarum (1788-1792). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Gaertner has received more than 40,528 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Joseph Gaertner is the 465th most popular biologist (down from 233rd in 2019), the 3,434th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,027th in 2019) and the 97th most popular German Biologist.

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Among BIOLOGISTS

Among biologists, Joseph Gaertner ranks 465 out of 1,097Before him are Carl Meissner, June Almeida, Eugenius Johann Christoph Esper, André Marie Constant Duméril, Johann Bauhin, and Robert Sapolsky. After him are Carl Ludwig Koch, Camille Guérin, W. D. Hamilton, Aldo Leopold, Eduard Friedrich Eversmann, and Agostino Bassi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1732, Joseph Gaertner ranks 24Before him are Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse, Hieronymus von Colloredo, František Brixi, Joseph von Sonnenfels, Nevil Maskelyne, and Princess Elisabeth Friederike Sophie of Brandenburg-Bayreuth. After him are Johan Peter Falk, Frederick North, Lord North, José Celestino Mutis, Shuja-ud-Daula, Richard Henry Lee, and David Rittenhouse. Among people deceased in 1791, Joseph Gaertner ranks 10Before him are John Wesley, Jeanne de Valois-Saint-Rémy, Jacob Frank, Étienne Maurice Falconet, Ignaz von Born, and Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart. After him are João de Loureiro, Besiki, Francesca Lebrun, Tomás de Iriarte y Oropesa, Johan Andreas Murray, and Princess Frederica Caroline of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Joseph Gaertner ranks 3,434 out of 7,253Before him are Dominikus Zimmermann (1685), Walter Hohmann (1880), Kurt von der Chevallerie (1891), Lewis A. Coser (1913), Albert O. Hirschman (1915), and Prince William of Baden (1829). After him are Thomas Doll (1966), Carl Ludwig Koch (1778), Karl von Einem (1853), Herman Rarebell (1949), Johann Lukas Schönlein (1793), and Oskar Vogt (1870).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Joseph Gaertner ranks 97Before him are Heinrich Schrader (1767), Friedrich Boie (1789), Heinrich Kuhl (1797), Georg August Goldfuss (1782), Wilhelm Roux (1850), and Eugenius Johann Christoph Esper (1742). After him are Carl Ludwig Koch (1778), Jacques Loeb (1859), Franz Wilhelm Junghuhn (1809), Karl Gegenbaur (1826), Heinrich Anton de Bary (1831), and Archibald Reiss (1875).