Robert Jarvik

1946 - Today

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Robert Koffler Jarvik (born May 11, 1946) is an American scientist, researcher and entrepreneur known for his role in developing the Jarvik-7 artificial heart. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Jarvik has received more than 257,277 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Robert Jarvik is the 497th most popular chemist (down from 468th in 2019), the 9,629th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,366th in 2019) and the 93rd most popular American Chemist.

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Among chemists, Robert Jarvik ranks 497 out of 510Before him are Frederick G. Donnan, Gilbert Stork, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Bruce Ames, Susan Solomon, and Mary L. Good. After him are F. Albert Cotton, Ida Freund, Barbara Askins, John George Children, Yellapragada Subbarow, and Percy Lavon Julian.

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Among people born in 1946, Robert Jarvik ranks 559Before him are Aleksandr Gorshkov, Sverre Kjelsberg, Dan White, Georgi Markov, Michael Coats, and Justin Hayward. After him are Comunardo Niccolai, Rick Adelman, Al Lowe, Jeffrey Hammond, Niels Fredborg, and Tony Robinson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Jarvik ranks 9,629 out of 15,968Before him are Mitch Lucker (1984), L'Wren Scott (1964), DJ Yella (1967), Michael Trevino (1985), Chelsea Peretti (1978), and Seth Neddermeyer (1907). After him are Hasim Rahman (1972), Marin Alsop (1956), Carlos Alazraqui (1962), Matthew Barney (1967), Scott Steiner (1962), and Mona Freeman (1926).

Among CHEMISTS In United States

Among chemists born in United States, Robert Jarvik ranks 93Before him are Jennifer Doudna (1964), Margaret Oakley Dayhoff (1925), Allen J. Bard (1933), Bruce Ames (1928), Susan Solomon (1956), and Mary L. Good (1931). After him are F. Albert Cotton (1930), Barbara Askins (1939), Percy Lavon Julian (1899), Donald Howard Menzel (1901), Harry B. Gray (1935), and Jacqueline Barton (1952).