CHEMIST

Martin Heinrich Klaproth

1743 - 1817

Martin Heinrich Klaproth

Martin Heinrich Klaproth (1 December 1743 – 1 January 1817) was a German chemist. He trained and worked for much of his life as an apothecary, moving in later life to the university. His shop became the second-largest apothecary in Berlin, and the most productive artisanal chemical research center in Europe.Klaproth was a major systematizer of analytical chemistry, and an independent inventor of gravimetric analysis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Heinrich Klaproth has received more than 115,299 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 72nd most popular chemist.

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Among CHEMISTS

Among chemists, Martin Heinrich Klaproth ranks 72 out of 473Before him are Arne Tiselius, Jan Baptist van Helmont, Gertrude B. Elion, Vladimir Prelog, Michel Eugène Chevreul, and Jacques Monod. After him are Theodore William Richards, Friedrich Bergius, Harold Urey, Dorothy Hodgkin, Felix Hoffmann, and George de Hevesy.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1743, Martin Heinrich Klaproth ranks 8Before him are Antoine Lavoisier, Jean-Paul Marat, Madame du Barry, Luigi Boccherini, Marquis de Condorcet, and Alessandro Cagliostro. After him are Toussaint Louverture, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Carl Peter Thunberg, Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi, Nicolai Abildgaard, and Edmund Cartwright. Among people deceased in 1817, Martin Heinrich Klaproth ranks 6Before him are Jane Austen, Charles Messier, Tadeusz Kościuszko, Germaine de Staël, and André Masséna. After him are Karađorđe, Marie Walewska, Johann Ludwig Burckhardt, Abraham Gottlob Werner, Princess Charlotte of Wales, and William Bligh.

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In Kazakhstan

Among people born in Kazakhstan, Martin Heinrich Klaproth ranks 10 out of 133Before him are Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486), Helmuth Weidling (1891), Otto Heinrich Warburg (1883), Ernst Abbe (1840), Fritz Todt (1891), and Lavr Kornilov (1870). After him are Seljuk (902), Christopher Clavius (1538), Ahmad Yasawi (1103), Hans Baldung (1484), Max Reger (1873), and Karl Wolff (1900).

Among CHEMISTS In Kazakhstan

Among chemists born in Kazakhstan, Martin Heinrich Klaproth ranks 1After him are Carl Jacob Löwig (1803).