Norman L. Bowen

1887 - 1956

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Norman Levi Bowen FRS (June 21, 1887 – September 11, 1956) was a Canadian geologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Norman L. Bowen has received more than 35,672 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Norman L. Bowen is the 32nd most popular geologist (up from 34th in 2019), the 226th most popular biography from Canada (down from 194th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Canadian Geologist.

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Among geologists, Norman L. Bowen ranks 32 out of 60Before him are William Nicol, Arthur Holmes, Georg Amadeus Carl Friedrich Naumann, William Buckland, Luigi Palmieri, and Albert Heim. After him are Adolphe d'Archiac, Richard Kirwan, Édouard Lartet, Alexander von Keyserling, Carl Friedrich Schmidt, and Joachim Barrande.

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Among people born in 1887, Norman L. Bowen ranks 154Before him are Aldo Leopold, Adone Zoli, Leevi Madetoja, Rudolph Lewis, Antonio Moreno, and Sylvia Beach. After him are Lajos Kassák, Harold Lockwood, Zigfrīds Anna Meierovics, Paul W. Merrill, Julius Pokorny, and Marianne Moore. Among people deceased in 1956, Norman L. Bowen ranks 108Before him are Lewis Terman, Aino Kallas, Nikolaos Trikoupis, Robert Julius Trumpler, Corrado Alvaro, and Willem Hendrik Keesom. After him are Gerrit Smith Miller, Herminio Masantonio, Henri Callot, Lars Sonck, Jean Hersholt, and Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Norman L. Bowen ranks 226 out of 1,130Before him are Raymond Massey (1896), Patrick J. Adams (1981), Kim Coates (1958), Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville (1661), Michael Bublé (1975), and The Weeknd (1990). After him are Deborah Kara Unger (1966), Allan Dwan (1885), Harry Saltzman (1915), Hal Foster (1892), Bobby Hull (1939), and Percy Williams (1908).

Among GEOLOGISTS In Canada

Among geologists born in Canada, Norman L. Bowen ranks 2Before him are John Tuzo Wilson (1908). After him are Reginald Aldworth Daly (1871).