Otto Wallach

1847 - 1931

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Otto Wallach (27 March 1847 – 26 February 1931) was a German chemist and recipient of the 1910 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on alicyclic compounds. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Wallach has received more than 66,218 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Otto Wallach is the 32nd most popular chemist (down from 28th in 2019), the 128th most popular biography from Russia (down from 91st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Russian Chemist.

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Among chemists, Otto Wallach ranks 32 out of 510. Before him are William Ramsay, Eduard Buchner, Edwin McMillan, Walther Nernst, Adolf von Baeyer, and Henri Moissan. After him are Tu Youyou, Ilya Prigogine, August Kekulé, Frederick Soddy, Henrik Dam, and Carl Bosch.

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Among people born in 1847, Otto Wallach ranks 8Before him are Alexander Graham Bell, Paul von Hindenburg, Bram Stoker, Jesse James, Maria Feodorovna, and Auguste Escoffier. After him are Joseph Pulitzer, Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria, Ferdinand Walsin Esterhazy, Georges Sorel, Max Liebermann, and Jens Peter Jacobsen. Among people deceased in 1931, Otto Wallach ranks 10Before him are Anna Pavlova, Lili Elbe, George Herbert Mead, Geli Raubal, Arthur Schnitzler, and Albert A. Michelson. After him are Omar Mukhtar, Theo van Doesburg, Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca, Carl Nielsen, F. W. Murnau, and Joseph Joffre.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Otto Wallach ranks 128 out of 2,688. Before him are Mikhail Botvinnik (1911), Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia (1899), Anatoly Dyatlov (1931), Alexei Leonov (1934), Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (1897), and Tokhtamysh (1342). After him are False Dmitry I (1581), Martti Ahtisaari (1937), Vladimir Vysotsky (1938), Svetlana Alliluyeva (1926), Ilya Prigogine (1917), and Vladimir Tatlin (1885).

Among CHEMISTS In Russia

Among chemists born in Russia, Otto Wallach ranks 3Before him are Dmitri Mendeleev (1834) and Valery Legasov (1936). After him are Ilya Prigogine (1917), Paul Karrer (1889), Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky (1863), Nikolay Semyonov (1896), Fritz Albert Lipmann (1899), Vladimir Markovnikov (1838), Alexander Butlerov (1828), Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev (1841), and Friedrich Konrad Beilstein (1838).