Lewis Terman

1877 - 1956

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Lewis Madison Terman (January 15, 1877 – December 21, 1956) was an American psychologist and author. He was noted as a pioneer in educational psychology in the early 20th century at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. He is best known for his revision of the Stanford–Binet Intelligence Scales and for initiating the longitudinal study of children with high IQs called the Genetic Studies of Genius. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lewis Terman has received more than 345,055 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Lewis Terman is the 162nd most popular psychologist, the 4,134th most popular biography from United States and the 54th most popular American Psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Lewis Terman ranks 162 out of 182Before him are Elizabeth Loftus, Edvard Moser, Jordan Peterson, Michael Gazzaniga, Brenda Milner, and Georgi Lozanov. After him are Dimitri Uznadze, Henri Nouwen, Victor Skumin, Ronald Fairbairn, Frederik van Eeden, and Robert Yerkes.

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Among people born in 1877, Lewis Terman ranks 86Before him are George Hackenschmidt, Buddy Bolden, Maximilian Voloshin, Elin Pelin, Shefqet Vërlaci, and Georg Kolbe. After him are Princess Pauline of Württemberg, Renée Vivien, Giuseppe Pizzardo, Alexander Goedicke, Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás, and Rosika Schwimmer. Among people deceased in 1956, Lewis Terman ranks 102Before him are Eduardo Lonardi, Évariste Lévi-Provençal, Meghnad Saha, Elmer Drew Merrill, Evelyn Beatrice Hall, and Tommy Dorsey. After him are Aino Kallas, Nikolaos Trikoupis, Robert Julius Trumpler, Corrado Alvaro, Willem Hendrik Keesom, and Norman L. Bowen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lewis Terman ranks 4,134 out of 15,968Before him are Edwin Austin Abbey (1852), Herbert Ross (1927), Ty Burrell (1967), James R. Schlesinger (1929), Tony Hawk (1968), and Virginia Mayo (1920). After him are Don Murray (1929), Donald "Duck" Dunn (1941), Kevin Garnett (1976), Bugs Moran (1893), Bryan Singer (1965), and Gloria Vanderbilt (1924).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Lewis Terman ranks 54Before him are Arthur Janov (1924), Louis Leon Thurstone (1887), Harry Harlow (1905), Raymond Moody (1944), Elizabeth Loftus (1944), and Michael Gazzaniga (1939). After him are Robert Yerkes (1876), John C. Lilly (1915), Jonathan Haidt (1963), Karl Lashley (1890), Nancy Chodorow (1944), and Sandra Bem (1944).