Leonor Michaelis

1875 - 1949

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Leonor Michaelis (16 January 1875 – 8 October 1949) was a German biochemist, physical chemist, and physician, known for his work with Maud Menten on enzyme kinetics in 1913, as well as for work on enzyme inhibition, pH and quinones. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonor Michaelis has received more than 88,722 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Leonor Michaelis is the 357th most popular chemist (up from 373rd in 2019), the 2,546th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,284th in 2019) and the 61st most popular German Chemist.

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Among chemists, Leonor Michaelis ranks 357 out of 510Before him are Alexander William Williamson, William E. Moerner, Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville, Alexandre-Émile Béguyer de Chancourtois, Mathieu Orfila, and Ferdinand Reich. After him are George Washington Carver, William Nicholson, Otto Schott, Friedrich Stromeyer, Hermann von Fehling, and John William Draper.

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Among people born in 1875, Leonor Michaelis ranks 75Before him are Laurence Doherty, Alfred P. Sloan, Konstantin Hierl, Avetik Isahakyan, Theodor Innitzer, and Eugen Schauman. After him are Erkki Melartin, Grand Duke Alexei Mikhailovich of Russia, Arthur Bernardes, J. Stuart Blackton, Issai Schur, and Ricardo Viñes. Among people deceased in 1949, Leonor Michaelis ranks 78Before him are Wakatsuki Reijirō, Félix d'Herelle, Martin Knudsen, Traicho Kostov, James Forrestal, and Vyacheslav Ivanov. After him are Josep Maria Jujol, Douglas Hyde, André-Louis Debierne, Joaquín Torres-García, Husni al-Za'im, and John Haigh.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Leonor Michaelis ranks 2,546 out of 5,289Before him are Siegfried Rauch (1932), Otto Ciliax (1891), Michael Ballhaus (1935), Klaus Augenthaler (1957), Matthias Jabs (1955), and Johann Karl Friedrich Zöllner (1834). After him are Alexander Gode (1906), Peter Stein (1937), Christoph Daum (1953), Karl Koch (1809), Rahel Varnhagen (1771), and Magdalene Sibylle of Saxony (1617).

Among CHEMISTS In Germany

Among chemists born in Germany, Leonor Michaelis ranks 61Before him are Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge (1795), Hartmut Michel (1948), Karl Friedrich Mohr (1806), Eilhard Mitscherlich (1794), Viktor Meyer (1848), and Ferdinand Reich (1799). After him are Otto Schott (1851), Friedrich Stromeyer (1776), Hermann von Fehling (1812), Albert Niemann (1834), Franz Joseph Emil Fischer (1877), and Thomas C. Südhof (1955).