Ragnar Granit

1900 - 1991

Ragnar Granit

Ragnar Arthur Granit (30 October 1900 – 12 March 1991) was a Finnish-Swedish scientist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1967 along with Haldan Keffer Hartline and George Wald "for their discoveries concerning the primary physiological and chemical visual processes in the eye". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ragnar Granit has received more than 74,714 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 85th most popular physician.

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  • 2.30

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Among physicians, Ragnar Granit ranks 84 out of 438Before him are Emil Theodor Kocher, Joseph Lister, Arvid Carlsson, Johannes Fibiger, Selman Waksman, and Cornelius Jansen. After him are Corneille Heymans, William P. Murphy, Charles Nicolle, Hans Selye, Shirō Ishii, and Walter Rudolf Hess.

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Among people born in 1900, Ragnar Granit ranks 31Before him are Giorgos Seferis, Richard Kuhn, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Eyvind Johnson, Jan Oort, and Thomas Wolfe. After him are W. Edwards Deming, Karl Wolff, Choe Yong-gon, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, Edith Frank, and Gladwyn Jebb. Among people deceased in 1991, Ragnar Granit ranks 24Before him are Michael Landon, Lazar Kaganovich, Frank Capra, Marcel Lefebvre, Margot Fonteyn, and Max Frisch. After him are David Lean, Martha Graham, Rajiv Gandhi, Tom of Finland, Oona O'Neill, and Henri Lefebvre.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Ragnar Granit ranks 17 out of 362Before him are Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld (1832), Tarja Halonen (1943), Elias Lönnrot (1802), Artturi Ilmari Virtanen (1895), Mikael Agricola (1510), and George Gaynes (1917). After him are Johan Gadolin (1760), Arto Paasilinna (1942), Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870), Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917), Risto Ryti (1889), and Tom of Finland (1920).

Among PHYSICIANS In Finland

Among physicians born in Finland, Ragnar Granit ranks 2Before him are Elias Lönnrot (1802).

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