Peter Ascanius

1723 - 1803

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Peter Ascanius (24 May 1723 – 4 June 1803) was a Norwegian biologist and geologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Ascanius has received more than 24,103 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Ascanius is the 785th most popular biologist, the 383rd most popular biography from Norway and the 9th most popular Norwegian Biologist.

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Among biologists, Peter Ascanius ranks 785 out of 844Before him are Archibald Menzies, George Montagu, William Beebe, William Kirby, C. B. van Niel, and Robert Ridgway. After him are Alexander Alfonsovich Grossheim, William Bartram, Elizabeth Gertrude Britton, Mark Catesby, John Claudius Loudon, and Walter Buller.

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Among people born in 1723, Peter Ascanius ranks 27Before him are Princess Mary of Great Britain, Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm, Marcus Elieser Bloch, John Byron, Richard Price, and Pedro Rodríguez, Count of Campomanes. After him is William Livingston. Among people deceased in 1803, Peter Ascanius ranks 34Before him are Peter Woulfe, Georg I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Johann Wilhelm Ludwig Gleim, Nikolay Lvov, François Marie Daudin, and George Bass. After him are Nizam Ali Khan, Asaf Jah II and Robert Emmet.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Peter Ascanius ranks 383 out of 735Before him are Sven Erik Kristiansen (1969), Reidar Kvammen (1914), Ivar Formo (1951), Grethe Kausland (1947), Sten Stensen (1947), and Ane Brun (1976). After him are Johann Olav Koss (1968), Kim Leine (1961), Emil Hegle Svendsen (1985), Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway (2004), Thomas Hylland Eriksen (1962), and Beate Eriksen (1960).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Norway

Among biologists born in Norway, Peter Ascanius ranks 9Before him are Georg Ossian Sars (1837), Henrik Steffens (1773), Johan Ernst Gunnerus (1718), Kristine Bonnevie (1872), Michael Sars (1805), and Leonhard Stejneger (1851).