Marino Ghetaldi

1568 - 1626

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Marino Ghetaldi (Latin: Marinus Ghetaldus; Croatian: Marin Getaldić; 2 October 1568 – 11 April 1626) was a Ragusan scientist. A mathematician and physicist who studied in Italy, England and Belgium, his best results are mainly in physics, especially optics, and mathematics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marino Ghetaldi has received more than 29,363 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Marino Ghetaldi is the 286th most popular mathematician (up from 363rd in 2019), the 93rd most popular biography from Croatia (up from 120th in 2019) and the most popular Croatian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Marino Ghetaldi ranks 286 out of 1,004Before her are Edward Waring, Lloyd Shapley, Abraham bar Hiyya, John Edensor Littlewood, Kunihiko Kodaira, and Karl Wilhelm Feuerbach. After her are Lorenzo Mascheroni, Viktor Bunyakovsky, Michael Maestlin, Pavel Alexandrov, Helge von Koch, and Issai Schur.

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Among people born in 1568, Marino Ghetaldi ranks 10Before her are Aloysius Gonzaga, Wei Zhongxian, Gunilla Bielke, Giuseppe Cesari, Adriano Banchieri, and Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg. After her are Virginia de' Medici, Anna Vasa of Sweden, Leonora Dori, Teodósio II, Duke of Braganza, Pieter Both, and Sophie of Brandenburg. Among people deceased in 1626, Marino Ghetaldi ranks 11Before her are Ernst von Mansfeld, William V, Duke of Bavaria, Adriaen de Vries, Christian the Younger of Brunswick, Isabella of Savoy, and Wakisaka Yasuharu. After her are Louis V, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pietro Cataldi, Ferdinando Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Paul Bril, Théophile de Viau, and Odoardo Farnese.

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Among people born in Croatia, Marino Ghetaldi ranks 93 out of 700Before her are Ilija Petković (1945), Vatroslav Jagić (1838), Fausto Veranzio (1551), Milan Martić (1954), Branko Zebec (1929), and Branko Lustig (1932). After her are Ivo Sanader (1953), Franz von Bayros (1866), Janko Bobetko (1919), Andrej Plenković (1970), Tuone Udaina (1821), and Julian of Antioch (231).


Among mathematicians born in Croatia, Marino Ghetaldi ranks 1After her are John Vitéz (1408), Paul Neményi (1895), Đuro Kurepa (1907), William Feller (1906), and Branko Grünbaum (1929).