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Nicolaas Laurens Burman

1734 - 1793

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Nicolaas Laurens Burman (27 December 1734 – 11 September 1793) was a Dutch botanist. He was the son of Johannes Burman (1707–1780). He succeeded his father to the chair of botany at the Athenaeum Illustre of Amsterdam., and at the Hortus Botanicus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolaas Laurens Burman has received more than 31,070 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicolaas Laurens Burman is the 345th most popular biologist (down from 287th in 2019), the 417th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 326th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Dutch Biologist.

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Among biologists, Nicolaas Laurens Burman ranks 345 out of 841Before him are Antonio José Cavanilles, Odoardo Beccari, Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz, John Maynard Smith, Paul Nurse, and John Ellis. After him are Pehr Kalm, Guillaume-Antoine Olivier, William Hudson, Luther Burbank, Princess Therese of Bavaria, and Oldfield Thomas.

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Among people born in 1734, Nicolaas Laurens Burman ranks 21Before him are Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière, Adam Kazimierz Czartoryski, Louis François Joseph, Prince of Conti, Daniel Boone, Ueda Akinari, and Duchess Maria Anna Josepha of Bavaria. After him are Frederick Augustus, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Nikolai Vasilyeich Repnin, Francisco Bayeu y Subías, Anton Janša, George Romney, and Ralph Abercromby. Among people deceased in 1793, Nicolaas Laurens Burman ranks 28Before him are Charles Eugene, Duke of Württemberg, John Hunter, Pietro Nardini, Adam Philippe, Comte de Custine, Antoine Bruni d'Entrecasteaux, and John Michell. After him are Frederick Augustus, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Armand Louis de Gontaut, William Hudson, William Aiton, Jean Joseph Marie Amiot, and Jean Baptiste François Pierre Bulliard.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Nicolaas Laurens Burman ranks 417 out of 1,427Before him are Louis Couperus (1863), Ronald de Boer (1970), Johannes Willebrands (1909), Leonaert Bramer (1596), Colonel Tom Parker (1909), and Henk ten Cate (1954). After him are Isaac Titsingh (1745), Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau (1634), Anthon van Rappard (1858), Tom Okker (1944), Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (1621), and Isaac Israëls (1865).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Netherlands

Among biologists born in Netherlands, Nicolaas Laurens Burman ranks 10Before him are Herman Boerhaave (1668), Jan Swammerdam (1637), Martinus Beijerinck (1851), Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin (1727), Coenraad Jacob Temminck (1778), and Pieter Boddaert (1730). After him are George Clifford III (1685), Pieter Bleeker (1819), Johannes Burman (1707), Volcher Coiter (1534), Jan Frederik Gronovius (1686), and C. B. van Niel (1897).