Robert Brout

1928 - 2011

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Robert Brout (; June 14, 1928 – May 3, 2011) was a Belgian theoretical physicist who made significant contributions in elementary particle physics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Brout has received more than 72,048 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Robert Brout is the 478th most popular physicist (up from 479th in 2019), the 3,832nd most popular biography from United States (down from 3,495th in 2019) and the 94th most popular American Physicist.

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Among physicists, Robert Brout ranks 478 out of 721Before him are Jules Jamin, Yulii Khariton, Ralph H. Fowler, Yuval Ne'eman, John Robison, and Katharine Burr Blodgett. After him are Pyotr Lebedev, Richard C. Tolman, Anatoly Alexandrov, Boris Rosing, Paul Davies, and Max Abraham.

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Among people born in 1928, Robert Brout ranks 249Before him are Nancy Marchand, Jacques Dupont, Abdellatif Filali, Elio Sgreccia, Borisav Jović, and Vasily Lazarev. After him are Bengt Gustavsson, Franciszek Pieczka, Leonid Bykov, Saw Maung, Eugenio Monti, and Alejandro de Tomaso. Among people deceased in 2011, Robert Brout ranks 153Before him are Anne Francis, Lilian Jackson Braun, Saad el-Shazly, Otakar Vávra, Sena Jurinac, and John Stott. After him are Lawrence Eagleburger, Osamu Dezaki, Romuald Klim, Bora Kostić, Randy Savage, and Shammi Kapoor.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Brout ranks 3,832 out of 15,968Before him are Corey Taylor (1973), Ciara (1985), Julia Robinson (1919), Tia Carrere (1967), Dana Andrews (1909), and Harry Langdon (1884). After him are Stephen Curry (1988), Harriet Quimby (1875), Dennis Weaver (1924), Jack Arnold (1916), Anne Heche (1969), and Selma Blair (1972).

Among PHYSICISTS In United States

Among physicists born in United States, Robert Brout ranks 94Before him are John Henry Schwarz (1941), Grote Reber (1911), Saul Perlmutter (1959), Maurice Karnaugh (1924), Eric Allin Cornell (1961), and Katharine Burr Blodgett (1898). After him are Richard C. Tolman (1881), Clarence Zener (1905), William Stanley Jr. (1858), Alan Sokal (1955), Samuel T. Cohen (1921), and William D. Coolidge (1873).