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Neil Bartlett

1932 - 2008

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Neil Bartlett (15 September 1932 – 5 August 2008) was a chemist who specialized in fluorine and compounds containing fluorine, and became famous for creating the first noble gas compounds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neil Bartlett has received more than 6,303 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Neil Bartlett is the 480th most popular chemist (down from 465th in 2019), the 3,551st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,431st in 2019) and the 68th most popular British Chemist.

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Among chemists, Neil Bartlett ranks 480 out of 509Before him are Masatoshi Shima, John Mayow, Michael Behe, Hieronymous Theodor Richter, Juan José Elhuyar, and Heinrich Caro. After him are Alexey Favorsky, Antoine Bussy, Sergey Lebedev, Peter Armbruster, Lev Chugaev, and Johannes Wislicenus.

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Among people born in 1932, Neil Bartlett ranks 315Before him are Richard Herd, Oliver Nelson, Josef Musil, Lyudvig Chibirov, Joe Engle, and Ben Bova. After him are Pik Botha, John Lyons, Clifton Williams, Stéphane Bruey, Leonid Spirin, and Louis Rwagasore. Among people deceased in 2008, Neil Bartlett ranks 228Before him are René Harris, Frederick Seitz, Neal Hefti, Johnny Griffin, Adolfo Suárez Rivera, and Nunzio Gallo. After him are Natalia Bessmertnova, Ignazio Fabra, Esbjörn Svensson, Valentin Bubukin, Anita Page, and Anatoly Karatsuba.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Neil Bartlett ranks 3,551 out of 7,765Before him are Alun Armstrong (1946), Alfred Ewing (1855), William Elford Leach (1791), Jenny Agutter (1952), Julian Richings (1955), and William Shanks (1812). After him are N. E. Brown (1849), Kevin McKidd (1973), William Thomas Blanford (1832), John Rimmer (1878), Donald Sumpter (1943), and Prince George of Cambridge (2013).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Neil Bartlett ranks 68Before him are Archibald Scott Couper (1831), Frederick Abel (1827), Robin Hill (1899), William Hallowes Miller (1801), Christopher Kelk Ingold (1893), and John Mayow (1640). After him are David MacMillan (1968), John George Children (1777), and Martyn Poliakoff (1947).