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Patrick Manson

1844 - 1922

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Sir Patrick Manson (3 October 1844 – 9 April 1922) was a Scottish physician who made important discoveries in parasitology, and was a founder of the field of tropical medicine. He graduated from University of Aberdeen with degrees in Master of Surgery, Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Law. His medical career spanned mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Manson has received more than 99,908 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Patrick Manson is the 492nd most popular biologist (up from 681st in 2019), the 2,705th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,351st in 2019) and the 69th most popular British Biologist.

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Among biologists, Patrick Manson ranks 492 out of 841Before him are Jean-Étienne Guettard, George Allman, Josephine Kablick, Bernard Heuvelmans, Anna Russell, and Friedrich Ernst Ludwig von Fischer. After him are Alwin Berger, Juliane Koepcke, Hugo von Mohl, Gustav Karl Wilhelm Hermann Karsten, Charles David Keeling, and Heinrich Schrader.

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Among people born in 1844, Patrick Manson ranks 67Before him are Kuroki Tamemoto, Olga Wisinger-Florian, Konstantin Savitsky, Sanford B. Dole, Andrew Lang, and Dankmar Adler. After him are Paul Taffanel, Mutsu Munemitsu, Detlev von Liliencron, Alois Riehl, Camille Lemonnier, and Marie Spartali Stillman. Among people deceased in 1922, Patrick Manson ranks 84Before him are Oscar Hertwig, William Stewart Halsted, Louis Duchesne, Henry Bataille, Princess Marie Alexandrine of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, and Max von Hausen. After him are James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, Louis-Antoine Ranvier, Elizabeth Jane Gardner, Hannes Hafstein, Iwan Bloch, and Jorge Montt.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Patrick Manson ranks 2,705 out of 7,765Before him are Robert Fisk (1946), Edward Fortunatus (1565), Thandie Newton (1972), Gillian Rubinstein (1942), Arthur Ransome (1884), and Elaine Paige (1948). After him are John Osborne (1929), Mick Hucknall (1960), Dan Stevens (1982), Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury (1400), Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge (1868), and John Christie (1899).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Patrick Manson ranks 69Before him are William Curtis (1746), William Jackson Hooker (1785), Richard Lydekker (1849), Reginald Punnett (1875), Samuel Frederick Gray (1766), and Anna Russell (1807). After him are Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1847), George Robert Waterhouse (1810), Philip Henry Gosse (1810), John Gilbert Baker (1834), John Anderson (1833), and Anne McLaren (1927).