Maurice Hilleman

1919 - 2005

Maurice Hilleman

Maurice Ralph Hilleman (August 30, 1919 – April 11, 2005) was an American microbiologist who specialized in vaccinology and developed over 40 vaccines, an unparalleled record of productivity. Of the 14 vaccines routinely recommended in current vaccine schedules, he developed eight: those for measles, mumps, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, chickenpox, meningitis, pneumonia and Haemophilus influenzae bacteria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maurice Hilleman has received more than 352,870 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,548th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Maurice Hilleman ranks 11,479 out of 14,801Before him are Apolo Nsibambi, José Pardo y Barreda, Herbert Lawford, Kiran Bedi, Saulius Skvernelis, and Sergey Naryshkin. After him are Antonio Arenas, Mesh-ki-ang-gasher, Didier Reynders, Erkki Tuomioja, Puzur-Ashur II, and Carlos Manuel Arana Osorio.

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Among people born in 1919, Maurice Hilleman ranks 190Before him are Antonio Pietrangeli, Grisha Filipov, Jon Pertwee, Richard Todd, Jan Flinterman, and Roberto Bonomi. After him are Zuleykha Seyidmammadova, Laila Schou Nilsen, Clyde Cowan, Peter Carington, 6th Baron Carrington, Wilson Greatbatch, and Dries van der Lof. Among people deceased in 2005, Maurice Hilleman ranks 178Before him are Jaime Sin, Ivan Kolev, Raoul Bott, George Gerbner, Zurab Zhvania, and Stanley Williams. After him are Aušra Augustinavičiūtė, José Beyaert, Colette Besson, Richard Burns, John Ostrom, and Josef Holeček.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Maurice Hilleman ranks 5,111 out of 12,171Before him are Marc Okrand (1948), Lesley Gore (1946), Judge Reinhold (1957), Mary J. Blige (1971), Amy Brenneman (1964), and Taylor Kinney (1981). After him are James Gunn (1966), Floyd Landis (1975), Lou Rawls (1933), Kathryn Morris (1969), Jimmy Fallon (1974), and The Ultimate Warrior (1959).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Maurice Hilleman ranks 348Before him are Joe Lieberman (1942), Black Kettle (null), Nellie Tayloe Ross (1876), Alger Hiss (1904), John W. Foster (1836), and Jane Pierce (1806). After him are Dan Coats (1943), Galo Plaza (1906), Edward Everett (1794), Frank Robinson (1935), Andrew Mellon (1855), and James G. Blaine (1830).