Lawrence Hargrave

1850 - 1915

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Lawrence Hargrave, MRAeS, (29 January 1850 – 6 July 1915) was a British-born Australian engineer, explorer, astronomer, inventor and aeronautical pioneer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lawrence Hargrave has received more than 124,073 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Lawrence Hargrave is the 338th most popular inventor, the 4,674th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 60th most popular British Inventor.

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Among inventors, Lawrence Hargrave ranks 338 out of 355Before him are Roger C. Field, Robert S. Langer, Richard Pearse, Arnold Orville Beckman, Andy Bechtolsheim, and Bill Atkinson. After him are Arunachalam Muruganantham, Elizabeth Holmes, Marc Andreessen, Charles F. Kettering, Wendell Brown, and Stanford R. Ovshinsky.

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Among people born in 1850, Lawrence Hargrave ranks 85Before him are Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Franciszek Rychnowski, Constantin Henriquez, Robert Ridgway, Daniel Chester French, and Henry Cabot Lodge.  Among people deceased in 1915, Lawrence Hargrave ranks 98Before him are Nelson W. Aldrich, Charles Tupper, John Bunny, William Wallace Denslow, Keir Hardie, and W. G. Grace.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Lawrence Hargrave ranks 4,674 out of 6,924Before him are John Pendry (1943), Thelma Hopkins (1936), Catherine Cookson (1906), Susie Wolff (1982), Stephanie Beacham (1947), and Ron Flowers (1934). After him are R. D. Blackmore (1825), Leslie Marr (1922), Terry Paine (1939), Sophie Monk (1979), David Jack (1898), and Neil Marshall (1970).

Among INVENTORS In United Kingdom

Among inventors born in United Kingdom, Lawrence Hargrave ranks 60Before him are Isaac Pitman (1813), Henry Shrapnel (1761), John Whitehurst (1713), Barnes Wallis (1887), William Friese-Greene (1855), and Roger C. Field (1945).