New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Nikolai Severtzov

1827 - 1885

Photo of Nikolai Severtzov

Icon of person Nikolai Severtzov

Nikolai Alekseevich Severtzov (5 November 1827 – 8 February 1885) was a Russian explorer and naturalist. Severtzov studied at the Moscow University and at the age of eighteen he came into contact with G. S. Karelin and took an interest in central Asia. In 1857, he joined a mission to Syr-Darya. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Severtzov has received more than 33,424 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Nikolai Severtzov is the 276th most popular biologist (up from 335th in 2019), the 823rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 841st in 2019) and the 11th most popular Russian Biologist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 33k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Nikolai Severtzovs by language


Among biologists, Nikolai Severtzov ranks 276 out of 841Before him are Marie Stopes, Johann Bauhin, Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, Johann Friedrich von Brandt, Pierre Edmond Boissier, and Wilhelm Peters. After him are John Hughlings Jackson, Othenio Abel, René Louiche Desfontaines, Josif Pančić, Carol W. Greider, and John Gould.

Most Popular Biologists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1827, Nikolai Severtzov ranks 32Before him are Archduke Rainer Ferdinand of Austria, Jules Breton, Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria, Lew Wallace, Sandford Fleming, and Paul de Lagarde. After him are Peter II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg, Prince Francis, Count of Trapani, Pierre Cuypers, Duke William of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Kusumoto Ine, and Charles Wolf. Among people deceased in 1885, Nikolai Severtzov ranks 33Before him are Nikolay Danilevsky, Narcís Monturiol, Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle, Edwin Freiherr von Manteuffel, Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, and Pierre Edmond Boissier. After him are Franz Abt, Thomas A. Hendricks, Nikolay Kostomarov, Charles Rogier, Aga Khan II, and Alphonse-Marie-Adolphe de Neuville.

Others Born in 1827

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1885

Go to all Rankings

In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Nikolai Severtzov ranks 823 out of 3,262Before him are Aleksey Batalov (1928), Eudoxia Streshneva (1608), Tikhon Khrennikov (1913), Viktor Gorbatko (1934), Vladimir Ilyushin (1927), and Duke Peter Alexandrovich of Oldenburg (1868). After him are Andrei Voznesensky (1933), Andrey Myagkov (1938), Sergei Shchukin (1854), Alexander Antonov (1889), Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł (1667), and Alexander Rodimtsev (1905).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Russia

Among biologists born in Russia, Nikolai Severtzov ranks 11Before him are Alexander Oparin (1894), Dmitri Ivanovsky (1864), Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin (1855), Nikolay Pirogov (1810), Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov (1870), and Alexander von Middendorff (1815). After him are Kliment Timiryazev (1843), Philipp Johann Ferdinand Schur (1799), Franz Meyen (1804), Fritz Schaudinn (1871), Nikolay Drozdov (1937), and Edwin Klebs (1834).