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Rudolf Wagner

1805 - 1864

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Rudolf Friedrich Johann Heinrich Wagner (30 July 1805 – 13 May 1864) was a German anatomist and physiologist and the co-discoverer of the germinal vesicle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf Wagner has received more than 67,742 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Rudolf Wagner is the 67th most popular archaeologist (up from 72nd in 2019), the 3,667th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,568th in 2019) and the 12th most popular German Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Rudolf Wagner ranks 67 out of 104Before her are Giuseppe Tucci, E. A. Wallis Budge, Ernst Herzfeld, Johan David Åkerblad, Donald Johanson, and François Bordes. After her are André Parrot, Hugo Winckler, Ernesto Schiaparelli, Joseph Orbeli, Israel Finkelstein, and Massimo Pallottino.

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Among people born in 1805, Rudolf Wagner ranks 47Before her are Mastoureh Ardalan, Johann von Lamont, Esteban Echeverría, Auguste Barbier, Hugo von Mohl, and Alexander Burnes. After her are Édouard Drouyn de Lhuys, Kuriakose Elias Chavara, Georg Gottfried Gervinus, Ferdinand Johann Wiedemann, Victor Baltard, and William Lloyd Garrison. Among people deceased in 1864, Rudolf Wagner ranks 50Before her are Duchess Elisabeth Alexandrine of Württemberg, Simonas Daukantas, Prince Frederick Augustus of Anhalt-Dessau, Simon von Stampfer, J. E. B. Stuart, and Charles Julien Brianchon. After her are Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana, Gonçalves Dias, Gaetano Bedini, Walter Savage Landor, Nana Asmaʼu, and Anna Harrison.

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Among people born in Germany, Rudolf Wagner ranks 3,667 out of 6,142Before her are Robert Spaemann (1927), Alfred Bickel (1918), Marco Rose (1976), Fritz Szepan (1907), Max Lange (1832), and Kim Dotcom (1974). After her are Sylvia Nasar (1947), Leonhard Frank (1882), Claus Offe (1940), Ruth Fuchs (1946), Heinrich XXVII, Prince Reuss Younger Line (1858), and Ferdinand Freiligrath (1810).


Among archaeologists born in Germany, Rudolf Wagner ranks 12Before her are Ami Boué (1794), Wilhelm Dörpfeld (1853), Ernst Curtius (1814), Halet Çambel (1916), Heinrich Karl Brugsch (1827), and Ernst Herzfeld (1879). After her are Hugo Winckler (1863), Johann Andreas Wagner (1797), Klaus Schmidt (1953), and Franz Weidenreich (1873).