Samuel Hahnemann

1755 - 1843

Samuel Hahnemann

Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann (German: [ˈhaːnəman]; 10 April 1755 – 2 July 1843) was a German physician, best known for creating the pseudoscientific system of alternative medicine called homeopathy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samuel Hahnemann has received more than 620,776 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 31st most popular physician.

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  • 3.30

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Among physicians, Samuel Hahnemann ranks 29 out of 438Before him are Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, Georgius Agricola, Jean-Martin Charcot, Rita Levi-Montalcini, Rudolf Virchow, and Alessandro Cagliostro. After him are Alexis Carrel, Claude Bernard, Franz Mesmer, Paul Ehrlich, Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, and Camillo Golgi.

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Among people born in 1755, Samuel Hahnemann ranks 3Before him are Marie Antoinette and Louis XVIII of France. After him are Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun, James Parkinson, Axel von Fersen the Younger, Paul Barras, Alexander Hamilton, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Georges Couthon, Jan Henryk Dąbrowski, and François Joseph Lefebvre. Among people deceased in 1843, Samuel Hahnemann ranks 3Before him are Friedrich Hölderlin and Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis. After him are William I of the Netherlands, Princess Louise Auguste of Denmark, Joseph Lanner, Theodoros Kolokotronis, Sequoyah, Robert Southey, Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué, Peter Wittgenstein, and Noah Webster.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Samuel Hahnemann ranks 244 out of 3,763Before him are Walther von Brauchitsch (1881), Paul Heyse (1830), Ernst Jünger (1895), Robert Bunsen (1811), August Ferdinand Möbius (1790), and Christian I of Denmark (1426). After him are Alexandra Feodorovna (1872), Athanasius Kircher (1602), Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg (1620), Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb (1876), Ulrike Meinhof (1934), and Joseph von Fraunhofer (1787).

Among PHYSICIANS In Germany

Among physicians born in Germany, Samuel Hahnemann ranks 5Before him are Josef Mengele (1911), Robert Koch (1843), Alois Alzheimer (1864), and Georgius Agricola (1494). After him are Franz Mesmer (1734), Emil Kraepelin (1856), Otto Fritz Meyerhof (1884), Theodor Morell (1886), Werner Forssmann (1904), Richard von Krafft-Ebing (1840), and Otto Loewi (1873).

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