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Maurice de Broglie

1875 - 1960

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Louis-César-Victor-Maurice, 6th duc de Broglie (27 April 1875 – 14 July 1960) was a French physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maurice de Broglie has received more than 27,385 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Maurice de Broglie is the 357th most popular physicist (down from 341st in 2019), the 1,985th most popular biography from France (down from 1,799th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular French Physicist.

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Among PHYSICISTS

Among physicists, Maurice de Broglie ranks 357 out of 721Before him are John Theophilus Desaguliers, Georg Wilhelm Richmann, Edward Witten, Johann Heinrich Schulze, Edwin Hall, and Steven Chu. After him are William Watson, Shuji Nakamura, Paul Drude, John B. Goodenough, Robert W. Wood, and Louis Poinsot.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1875, Maurice de Broglie ranks 55Before him are Vesto Slipher, Albert Ketèlbey, Abd al-Hafid of Morocco, Ferdinand Sauerbruch, Fatali Khan Khoyski, and Georges Hébert. After him are Leonardo De Lorenzo, Jacques Villon, Princess Louise of Denmark, Robert Garrett, Birsa Munda, and Prince Franz of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1960, Maurice de Broglie ranks 57Before him are Pierre Reverdy, Abram Ioffe, James Montgomery Flagg, José Antonio Aguirre, August Kopff, and Edwin Fischer. After him are Leonard Woolley, Alexandre Benois, St John Philby, Véra Clouzot, Cedric Gibbons, and Feroze Gandhi.

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In France

Among people born in France, Maurice de Broglie ranks 1,985 out of 5,234Before him are Marcel Achard (1899), Jean-Marie Guyau (1854), Alix of France (1151), François-Marie Raoult (1830), Philippe Quinault (1635), and Maurice Sarrail (1856). After him are Jean Bruller (1902), Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac (1597), Jean Behra (1921), François Blondel (1618), Omar Sy (1978), and Étienne Méhul (1763).

Among PHYSICISTS In France

Among physicists born in France, Maurice de Broglie ranks 42Before him are Léon Brillouin (1889), Henri Pitot (1695), Marguerite Perey (1909), Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval (1851), Gaston Planté (1834), and John Theophilus Desaguliers (1683). After him are Louis Poinsot (1777), Louis Paul Cailletet (1832), Auguste Bravais (1811), Gaspard de Prony (1755), Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille (1797), and Henri Tresca (1814).