Peter Waage

1833 - 1900

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Peter Waage (29 June 1833 – 13 January 1900) was a Norwegian chemist and professor. He was a professor of chemistry at the University of Kristiania. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Waage has received more than 33,733 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Peter Waage is the 348th most popular chemist (up from 355th in 2019), the 141st most popular biography from Norway (up from 146th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Norwegian Chemist.

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Among chemists, Peter Waage ranks 348 out of 510Before him are Brunó Ferenc Straub, Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr., Jacques Bergier, Dudley R. Herschbach, Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev, and Paul Héroult. After him are Frederick Abel, Friedrich Konrad Beilstein, Alexander William Williamson, William E. Moerner, Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville, and Alexandre-Émile Béguyer de Chancourtois.

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Among people born in 1833, Peter Waage ranks 27Before him are Jonas Lie, Princess Adelheid-Marie of Anhalt-Dessau, Eduard Taaffe, 11th Viscount Taaffe, Pedro Antonio de Alarcón, Jovan Jovanović Zmaj, and Carlos Finlay. After him are Alfred Clebsch, Louis Philippe, Crown Prince of Belgium, Manuel González Flores, Walter Clopton Wingfield, Zacharie Astruc, and Ricardo Palma. Among people deceased in 1900, Peter Waage ranks 42Before him are Birsa Munda, Henry Sidgwick, Mihály Munkácsy, Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, and Sergei Korsakoff. After him are Hermann Levi, Peter II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg, Pyotr Lavrov, Wilhelm Leibl, Elwin Bruno Christoffel, and Bruno Abakanowicz.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Peter Waage ranks 141 out of 735Before him are Mari Boine (1956), Thorleif Haug (1894), Viggo Brun (1885), Odvar Nordli (1927), Haakon Magnusson of Norway (1068), and Karin Fossum (1954). After him are Vilhelm Bjerknes (1862), Helmer Hanssen (1870), Cato Maximilian Guldberg (1836), Gunnar Staalesen (1947), Egil Danielsen (1933), and Jon Elster (1940).

Among CHEMISTS In Norway

Among chemists born in Norway, Peter Waage ranks 4Before him are Odd Hassel (1897), Lars Onsager (1903), and Kristian Birkeland (1867).