Murray Gell-Mann

1929 - 2019

Murray Gell-Mann

Murray Gell-Mann (; September 15, 1929 – May 24, 2019) was an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the theory of elementary particles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Murray Gell-Mann has received more than 709,725 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 116th most popular physicist.

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Among physicists, Murray Gell-Mann ranks 115 out of 659Before him are Ernest Lawrence, Barry Barish, Gustaf Dalén, François Arago, Nicolaas Bloembergen, and Percy Williams Bridgman. After him are Hippolyte Fizeau, Edward Victor Appleton, Alfred Kastler, Hans Geiger, Ernst Abbe, and Peter Grünberg.

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Among people born in 1929, Murray Gell-Mann ranks 28Before him are Oriana Fallaci, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Max von Sydow, Tigran Petrosian, Sándor Kocsis, and Yayoi Kusama. After him are Hafizullah Amin, Djalma Santos, Imelda Marcos, Graham Hill, Lennart Johansson, and John Cassavetes. Among people deceased in 2019, Murray Gell-Mann ranks 14Before him are Agnès Varda, João Gilberto, Franco Zeffirelli, Bibi Andersson, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Mohamed Morsi. After him are John Robert Schrieffer, Michel Legrand, Gordon Banks, Toni Morrison, Li Peng, and Lennart Johansson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Murray Gell-Mann ranks 395 out of 12,171Before him are Tennessee Williams (1911), Harold Lloyd (1893), Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), Martin Cooper (1928), Jim Mattis (1950), and William G. Morgan (1870). After him are Irvin D. Yalom (1931), Oliver Stone (1946), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Margaret Mead (1901), Tom Clancy (1947), and Geraldine Chaplin (1944).

Among PHYSICISTS In United States

Among physicists born in United States, Murray Gell-Mann ranks 12Before him are Clinton Davisson (1881), Arthur Compton (1892), Owen Chamberlain (1920), Ernest Lawrence (1901), Barry Barish (1936), and Percy Williams Bridgman (1882). After him are John Robert Schrieffer (1931), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), Joseph Henry (1797), Donald A. Glaser (1926), Leon Cooper (1930), and Willis Lamb (1913).