Martin Lowry

1874 - 1936

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Thomas Martin Lowry (; 26 October 1874 – 2 November 1936) was an English physical chemist who developed the Brønsted–Lowry acid–base theory simultaneously with and independently of Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted and was a founder-member and president (1928–1930) of the Faraday Society. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Lowry has received more than 50,355 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Martin Lowry is the 314th most popular chemist (up from 353rd in 2019), the 1,486th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,737th in 2019) and the 44th most popular British Chemist.

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Among chemists, Martin Lowry ranks 314 out of 510Before him are Richard J. Roberts, Per Teodor Cleve, Norman Lockyer, Richard R. Schrock, Thomas Midgley Jr., and Hartmut Michel. After him are Charles Friedel, Franz-Joseph Müller von Reichenstein, Sendivogius, Karl Friedrich Mohr, Eilhard Mitscherlich, and Jean-Baptiste Boussingault.

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Among people born in 1874, Martin Lowry ranks 60Before him are Serge Koussevitzky, Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić, Johannes Schober, Max Dvořák, Marguerite Long, and Wu Peifu. After him are Lina Cavalieri, Elsa Beskow, Huang Xing, William Lyon Mackenzie King, Carl Schlechter, and William Foulke. Among people deceased in 1936, Martin Lowry ranks 68Before him are Takahashi Korekiyo, Anna Boch, Oscar Wisting, Hans Poelzig, Henri de Régnier, and Oskar Barnack. After him are Gyula Gömbös, Juan de la Cierva, 1st Count of la Cierva, Johannes Franz Hartmann, Sergey Kamenev, José Calvo Sotelo, and John Gilbert.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin Lowry ranks 1,486 out of 6,924Before him are Norman Davies (1939), Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild (1936), Fletcher Christian (1764), Vidal Sassoon (1928), Steve Hackett (1950), and Geraldine McEwan (1932). After him are Peter Collins (1931), Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (1883), Brenda Blethyn (1946), Anthony Trollope (1815), Henry More (1614), and Oswald of Northumbria (604).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Martin Lowry ranks 44Before him are Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921), M. Stanley Whittingham (1941), William Prout (1785), Edward Frankland (1825), Richard J. Roberts (1943), and Norman Lockyer (1836). After him are Fraser Stoddart (1942), Charles Hatchett (1765), Frederick Abel (1827), Alexander William Williamson (1824), William Nicholson (1753), and John William Draper (1811).