Josias Braun-Blanquet

1884 - 1980

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Josias Braun-Blanquet (3 August 1884 – 20 September 1980) was an influential phytosociologist and botanist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josias Braun-Blanquet has received more than 26,342 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Josias Braun-Blanquet is the 277th most popular biologist (down from 275th in 2019), the 211th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 196th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Swiss Biologist.

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Among biologists, Josias Braun-Blanquet ranks 277 out of 844Before him are Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti, Wilhelm Peters, Anselme Gaëtan Desmarest, Pieter Boddaert, George Smith, and Michael W. Young. After him are Fritz Müller, Ian Wilmut, Morten Thrane Brünnich, Josif Pančić, Ernst Schäfer, and Hieronymus Bock.

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Among people born in 1884, Josias Braun-Blanquet ranks 76Before him are Rómulo Gallegos, Jean Paulhan, Félix Gouin, Anna Vyrubova, Philipp Frank, and Ferdinand von Bredow. After him are Boris Asafyev, Claude Dornier, Frederick Lorz, Tanzan Ishibashi, Harrison Ford, and Werner Krauss. Among people deceased in 1980, Josias Braun-Blanquet ranks 91Before him are Olga Chekhova, Farrokhroo Parsa, Dixie Dean, Lil Dagover, Gabriel González Videla, and Joy Adamson. After him are Mohammed Rafi, Alexander Mach, Hiroshi Inagaki, Celia Sánchez, Barbara O'Neil, and Toyen.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Josias Braun-Blanquet ranks 211 out of 749Before him are Anton Graff (1736), Andy Hug (1964), Ubol Ratana (1951), Jeremias Gotthelf (1797), Frithjof Schuon (1907), and Nicolas Théodore de Saussure (1767). After him are Alfred Escher (1819), Georges Cottier (1922), Louis Zutter (1865), Giovanni Giacometti (1868), DJ BoBo (1968), and Heinz Holliger (1939).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Switzerland

Among biologists born in Switzerland, Josias Braun-Blanquet ranks 9Before him are Daniel Bovet (1907), Werner Arber (1929), Charles Bonnet (1720), Albert von Kölliker (1817), Gaspard Bauhin (1560), and Carl Nägeli (1817). After him are François-Alphonse Forel (1841), Pierre Edmond Boissier (1810), Johann Bauhin (1541), Johann Jakob von Tschudi (1818), Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672), and Abraham Trembley (1710).