Robert Edmond Grant

1793 - 1874

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Robert Edmond Grant MD FRCPEd FRS FRSE FZS FGS (11 November 1793 – 23 August 1874) was a British anatomist and zoologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Edmond Grant has received more than 84,154 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 19 in 2019). Robert Edmond Grant is the 5,793rd most popular writer (down from 5,359th in 2019), the 4,541st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,356th in 2019) and the 511th most popular British Writer.

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Notable Works

Observations and experiments on the structure and functions of the sponge
Anatomy, Sponges
Lectures On Comparative Anatomy
(Outlines of comparative anatomy
An essay on the study of the animal kingdom
Lectures on Comparative Anatomy
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Outlines of comparative anatomy ..
Comparative Anatomy, Accessible book


Among writers, Robert Edmond Grant ranks 5,793 out of 7,302Before him are Robert Sabatier, Kazimierz Wierzyński, Horacio Guarany, Thomas Mofolo, Iris Chang, and Natalena Koroleva. After him are Nambi Narayanan, Richard K. Morgan, Eduard Bass, Fredric Wertham, Marie NDiaye, and Gert Hofmann.

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Among people born in 1793, Robert Edmond Grant ranks 51Before him are Jan Frans Willems, Antoni Malczewski, Henry Charles Carey, Erik Johan Stagnelius, John Clare, and José Ignacio de Márquez. After him are Manuel Menéndez, Thomas Doughty, Eliphalet Remington, Charles Lock Eastlake, Felicia Hemans, and Henry Schoolcraft. Among people deceased in 1874, Robert Edmond Grant ranks 52Before him are Charles-Mathias Simons, Sylvain Van de Weyer, Johan Wilhelm Zetterstedt, Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet, Ștefan Golescu, and Barthélémy de Theux de Meylandt. After him are Vítězslav Hálek, Richard Thomas Lowe, Maksymilian Gierymski, Adolfo Ballivián, Charles Sumner, and Francis Walker.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Edmond Grant ranks 4,541 out of 8,785Before him are John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll (1680), Kathryn Beaumont (1938), Robert Service (1947), Cathleen Nesbitt (1888), Ken Armstrong (1924), and Binnie Barnes (1903). After him are Simon Blackburn (1944), William Shanks (1812), David Marr (1945), Richard K. Morgan (1965), James Whitbread Lee Glaisher (1848), and Kathleen Booth (1922).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Robert Edmond Grant ranks 511Before him are David Mitchell (1969), Alan Ayckbourn (1939), Charles Williams (1886), Julian Symons (1912), Nigella Lawson (1960), and Jhumpa Lahiri (1967). After him are Richard K. Morgan (1965), James Herbert (1943), Walter de la Mare (1873), John Masefield (1878), Simon Sebag Montefiore (1965), and Thomas Linacre (1460).