Mary L. Good

1931 - 2019

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Mary Lowe Good (June 20, 1931 – November 20, 2019) was an American inorganic chemist who worked academically, in industrial research and in government. Good contributed to the understanding of catalysts such as ruthenium which activate or speed up chemical reactions.Good served as the Under Secretary for Technology in the United States Department of Commerce from 1993 to 1997 under President Bill Clinton. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary L. Good has received more than 43,031 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mary L. Good is the 496th most popular chemist, the 9,620th most popular biography from United States and the 92nd most popular American Chemist.

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Among chemists, Mary L. Good ranks 496 out of 510Before her are Allen J. Bard, Frederick G. Donnan, Gilbert Stork, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Bruce Ames, and Susan Solomon. After her are Robert Jarvik, F. Albert Cotton, Ida Freund, Barbara Askins, John George Children, and Yellapragada Subbarow.

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Among people born in 1931, Mary L. Good ranks 410Before her are John Kerr, Ernie Banks, Martin Milner, Frank Gardner, Clement Arrindell, and Clifford Jordan. After her are Ken Bates, Romila Thapar, Tom Wilson, Andrew Hill, Karan Singh, and Walt Davis. Among people deceased in 2019, Mary L. Good ranks 427Before her are Gene Okerlund, Edward Seaga, Peter McNamara, Walter Munk, Alexander Volkov, and Joseph Pilato. After her are Blanca Fernández Ochoa, Shivakumara Swami, Harold Prince, Gert Frank, Jeon Mi-seon, and Abdul Hamid.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary L. Good ranks 9,620 out of 15,968Before her are Oscar Olson (1878), Rebecca Solnit (1961), Tress MacNeille (1951), Josiah Bartlett (1729), Elizabeth Ryan (1892), and Josh Groban (1981). After her are Jamie Chung (1983), Danielle Panabaker (1987), Mitch Lucker (1984), L'Wren Scott (1964), DJ Yella (1967), and Michael Trevino (1985).

Among CHEMISTS In United States

Among chemists born in United States, Mary L. Good ranks 92Before her are Eric Betzig (1960), Jennifer Doudna (1964), Margaret Oakley Dayhoff (1925), Allen J. Bard (1933), Bruce Ames (1928), and Susan Solomon (1956). After her are Robert Jarvik (1946), F. Albert Cotton (1930), Barbara Askins (1939), Percy Lavon Julian (1899), Donald Howard Menzel (1901), and Harry B. Gray (1935).