Thomas Graham

1805 - 1869

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Thomas Graham (21 December 1805 – 16 September 1869) was a British chemist known for his pioneering work in dialysis and the diffusion of gases. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Graham has received more than 15,678 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Thomas Graham is the 251st most popular chemist (down from 236th in 2019), the 1,041st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,056th in 2019) and the 35th most popular Chemist.

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Among chemists, Thomas Graham ranks 251 out of 509Before him are Jaroslav Heyrovský, Vincent du Vigneaud, John Polanyi, Michael Polanyi, Johan Gottlieb Gahn, and Charles Adolphe Wurtz. After him are Karl Barry Sharpless, Charles François de Cisternay du Fay, Axel Fredrik Cronstedt, Geoffrey Wilkinson, Kikunae Ikeda, and Martin Karplus.

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Among people born in 1805, Thomas Graham ranks 21Before him are Robert FitzRoy, Khachatur Abovian, Adalbert Stifter, Ewelina Hańska, Shirali Muslimov, and Cochise. After him are 9th Dalai Lama, August Bournonville, Jonas Furrer, George Müller, Joseph Škoda, and Peter Johann Nepomuk Geiger. Among people deceased in 1869, Thomas Graham ranks 11Before him are Jan Evangelista Purkyně, Ghalib, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Antoine-Henri Jomini, and Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov. After him are Carl Loewe, Prince Leopold, Duke of Brabant, Hijikata Toshizō, Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Roger Fenton, and Alexander Dargomyzhsky.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Graham ranks 1,041 out of 7,765Before him are Bob Hope (1903), Samuel Butler (1612), Roger Daltrey (1944), George Vancouver (1757), Lilian, Princess of Réthy (1916), and Alan Moore (1953). After him are Jack Phillips (1887), Geraldine McEwan (1932), John Horton Conway (1937), Charles Spearman (1863), Charles Webster Leadbeater (1854), and George Biddell Airy (1801).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Thomas Graham ranks 35Before him are Michael Smith (1932), John Pople (1925), Herbert C. Brown (1912), William Hyde Wollaston (1766), John E. Walker (1941), and Ida Noddack (1896). After him are Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921), Fraser Stoddart (1942), William Henry (1774), Richard J. Roberts (1943), Martin Lowry (1874), and Edward Frankland (1825).