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Syukuro Manabe

1931 - Today

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Syukuro "Suki" Manabe (真鍋 淑郎, Manabe Shukurō, born 21 September 1931) is a Japanese-American meteorologist and climatologist who pioneered the use of computers to simulate global climate change and natural climate variations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Syukuro Manabe has received more than 249,353 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Syukuro Manabe is the 2,275th most popular politician, the 87th most popular biography from Japan and the 27th most popular Japanese Politician.

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  • 250k

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  • 64.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Syukuro Manabe ranks 2,275 out of 15,577Before him are Vasily Blokhin, Louis, Prince of Condé, Nicias, Öljaitü, King Zhuangxiang of Qin, and Houari Boumédiène. After him are Aemilianus, Cleopatra III of Egypt, Qa'a, Chlothar III, Childeric II, and Astyanax.

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Among people born in 1931, Syukuro Manabe ranks 35Before him are Guy Debord, William Shatner, Rupert Murdoch, João Gilberto, D. B. Cooper, and Aldo Rossi. After him are Johannes Rau, Martinus J. G. Veltman, James Cronin, James Earl Jones, Ike Turner, and Larry Hagman.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Syukuro Manabe ranks 87 out of 6,048Before him are Tsutomu Yamaguchi (1916), Tomoe Gozen (1157), Emperor Annei (-577), Dōgen (1200), Akira Toriyama (1955), and Empress Go-Sakuramachi (1740). After him are Hasekura Tsunenaga (1571), Benkei (1155), Chiune Sugihara (1900), Emperor Itoku (-553), Masaru Emoto (1943), and Joe Hisaishi (1950).


Among politicians born in Japan, Syukuro Manabe ranks 27Before him are Fumio Kishida (1957), Emperor Go-Momozono (1758), Emperor Nakamikado (1702), Tomoe Gozen (1157), Emperor Annei (-577), and Empress Go-Sakuramachi (1740). After him are Emperor Itoku (-553), Fumimaro Konoe (1891), Emperor Kōan (-427), Tarō Asō (1940), Abe no Seimei (921), and Prince Shōtoku (574).