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Lincoln Ellsworth

1880 - 1951

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Lincoln Ellsworth (May 12, 1880 – May 26, 1951) was a polar explorer from the United States and a major benefactor of the American Museum of Natural History. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lincoln Ellsworth has received more than 124,563 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Lincoln Ellsworth is the 171st most popular explorer (up from 178th in 2019), the 2,481st most popular biography from United States (up from 2,594th in 2019) and the 9th most popular American Explorer.

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Among explorers, Lincoln Ellsworth ranks 171 out of 405Before him are Filipa Moniz Perestrelo, Jim Bridger, Jean-Baptiste Tavernier, Luís Vaz de Torres, Cornelis de Houtman, and Duke Adolf Friedrich of Mecklenburg. After him are Gustav Nachtigal, James Weddell, Nikolai Rezanov, Carsten Borchgrevink, Masabumi Hosono, and Joshua Slocum.

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Among people born in 1880, Lincoln Ellsworth ranks 69Before him are Robert Stolz, Abram Ioffe, Jacques Thibaud, Hajime Sugiyama, Yōsuke Matsuoka, and Fethi Okyar. After him are Osami Nagano, Nikolaj Velimirović, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Ivar Kreuger, Hermann von Keyserling, and Eric Campbell. Among people deceased in 1951, Lincoln Ellsworth ranks 53Before him are Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov, Kim Chaek, Artur Schnabel, François Georges-Picot, Ferdinand Sauerbruch, and Algernon Blackwood. After him are Du Yuesheng, Mikhail Borodin, Adam Stefan Sapieha, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Wols, and Simon Kimbangu.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lincoln Ellsworth ranks 2,481 out of 18,182Before him are Katherine Heigl (1978), Ron Johnson (1955), Eddie Adams (1933), John de Lancie (1948), G. W. Bailey (1944), and Rue McClanahan (1934). After him are Lloyd Austin (1953), Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Laura Linney (1964), Henry Draper (1837), Will Sampson (1933), and Philly Joe Jones (1923).

Among EXPLORERS In United States

Among explorers born in United States, Lincoln Ellsworth ranks 9Before him are Davy Crockett (1786), Calamity Jane (1852), Richard E. Byrd (1888), Frederick Cook (1865), Sacagawea (1780), and Jim Bridger (1804). After him are Don Walsh (1931), Jimmie Angel (1899), George W. De Long (1844), Daniel Boone (1734), Jedediah Smith (1799), and Chris McCandless (1968).