Leslie Orgel

1927 - 2007

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Leslie Eleazer Orgel FRS (12 January 1927 – 27 October 2007) was a British chemist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leslie Orgel has received more than 86,775 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Leslie Orgel is the 528th most popular chemist, the 4,310th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 67th most popular British Chemist.

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  • 87k

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  • 45.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Leslie Orgel has had the most page views in the with 9,976 views, followed by Spanish (2,613), and Chinese (1,456). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (38.36%), Turkish (21.90%), and Korean (16.07%)


Among chemists, Leslie Orgel ranks 528 out of 602Before him are Karen Wetterhahn, Alexey Favorsky, Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig, Eugen Baumann, Robin Hill, and Hans von Pechmann. After him are Sabir Yunusov, Peter Armbruster, Neil Bartlett, Robert Jarvik, John Mayow, and Wallace Smith Broecker.

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Among people born in 1927, Leslie Orgel ranks 375Before him are Lorenza Mazzetti, José Azcona del Hoyo, Emil Pažický, Dell Hymes, Sirkka Polkunen, and Lars Hall. After him are Igor Dmitriev, Viola Myers, John Buscema, James Broderick, Jim Elliot, and Pat Carroll. Among people deceased in 2007, Leslie Orgel ranks 321Before him are Grace Paley, Pief Panofsky, Madeleine L'Engle, Srđan Mrkušić, Laraine Day, and Atilio Cremaschi. After him are Noël Milarew Odingar, John Gardner, Bohdan Paczyński, Jerry Falwell, Eugen Walaschek, and Heinz Schiller.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Leslie Orgel ranks 4,310 out of 8,785Before him are John Rupert Firth (1890), Robert Del Naja (1966), Brian Aherne (1902), Barbara Thompson (1944), John Ireland (1879), and Mark Haddon (1962). After him are Jon Amiel (1948), David Cox (1783), Malcolm Muggeridge (1903), Richard de Clare, 2nd Earl of Pembroke (1130), John Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey (1885), and Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw (1902).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Leslie Orgel ranks 67Before him are Charles Blagden (1748), David MacMillan (1968), William Hallowes Miller (1801), Edward Charles Howard (1774), Christopher Kelk Ingold (1893), and Robin Hill (1899). After him are Neil Bartlett (1932), John Mayow (1640), John Roebuck (1718), Henry Roscoe (1833), Martyn Poliakoff (1947), and John George Children (1777).