Paul-Jacques Curie

1855 - 1941

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Jacques Curie (29 October 1855 – 19 February 1941) was a French physicist and professor of mineralogy at the University of Montpellier. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul-Jacques Curie has received more than 15,546 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Paul-Jacques Curie is the 314th most popular physicist, the 1,658th most popular biography from France and the 34th most popular French Physicist.

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Among physicists, Paul-Jacques Curie ranks 314 out of 721Before him are Yuri Oganessian, John Mauchly, Bruno Pontecorvo, John Stewart Bell, Otto Schmidt, and Jagadish Chandra Bose. After him are James Jeans, Luis Walter Alvarez, Charles Fabry, Moritz von Jacobi, Pascual Jordan, and Gerard 't Hooft.

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Among people born in 1855, Paul-Jacques Curie ranks 20Before him are Arthur Nikisch, Robert Koldewey, Robert de Montesquiou, Anatoly Lyadov, Inukai Tsuyoshi, and Vlaho Bukovac. After him are Georges Rodenbach, Živojin Mišić, Axel Paulsen, Edwin Hall, Eduard Meyer, and King C. Gillette. Among people deceased in 1941, Paul-Jacques Curie ranks 56Before him are Ernst Lindemann, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Maria Spiridonova, Ivan Panfilov, Tullio Levi-Civita, and Dmitry Merezhkovsky. After him are Henri Cornet, Lou Gehrig, Charles Huntziger, Franz Gürtner, Émile Picard, and Jelly Roll Morton.

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In France

Among people born in France, Paul-Jacques Curie ranks 1,658 out of 5,234Before him are Lazare Hoche (1768), Roland Topor (1938), André Lhote (1885), Édouard Herriot (1872), Henri de la Rochejaquelein (1772), and Jean-Jacques Sempé (1932). After him are Henri Cornet (1884), Roland Bonaparte (1858), Robert Desnos (1900), Michel Serrault (1928), Princess Maria Amélia of Brazil (1831), and Magdalena of France (1443).

Among PHYSICISTS In France

Among physicists born in France, Paul-Jacques Curie ranks 34Before him are Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier (1754), Gérard Mourou (1944), Jean-Charles de Borda (1733), Félix Savart (1791), Jean-Antoine Nollet (1700), and Jean Charles Athanase Peltier (1785). After him are Charles Fabry (1867), Léon Brillouin (1889), Henri Pitot (1695), Marguerite Perey (1909), Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval (1851), and Gaston Planté (1834).