Kary Mullis

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Kary Mullis

Kary Banks Mullis (December 28, 1944 – August 7, 2019) was an American biochemist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kary Mullis has received more than 735,950 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 219th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Kary Mullis ranks 219 out of 473Before him are Hideki Shirakawa, Elias James Corey, Herbert C. Brown, Alan MacDiarmid, Johan Gottlieb Gahn, and Kristian Birkeland. After him are Stanislao Cannizzaro, Kaoru Ishikawa, John Polanyi, Alfred G. Gilman, Robert Huber, and Ignacy Mościcki.

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Among people born in 1944, Kary Mullis ranks 70Before him are Erwin Neher, Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Peter Tosh, Bernard Cornwell, David J. Wineland, and Peter Mayhew. After him are Patrick Sercu, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Rhys-Davies, Jan Guillou, Klaus Nomi, and Karl Jenkins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kary Mullis ranks 1,301 out of 12,171Before him are Charles Ives (1874), Dickinson W. Richards (1895), George Stevens (1904), James Cagney (1899), Mike Portnoy (1967), and Mike Shinoda (1977). After him are William Randolph Hearst (1863), Chris Evert (1954), Cliff Robertson (1923), Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967), Marilyn Manson (1969), and Mark Spitz (1950).