Thomas Horsfield

1773 - 1859

Thomas Horsfield

Thomas Horsfield M.D. (May 12, 1775 – July 24, 1859) was an American physician and naturalist who worked extensively in Indonesia, describing numerous species of plants and animals from the region. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Horsfield has received more than 36,427 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 357th most popular physician.

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  • 49.82

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among physicians, Thomas Horsfield ranks 356 out of 438Before him are Giorgio Biandrata, Ali ibn Ridwan, Shinya Yamanaka, Charles Estienne, Zilda Arns, and Ennio Antonelli. After him are Hulusi Behçet, Kazimierz Bein, Dorothea Erxleben, William Bayliss, James Paget, and Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra.

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Among people born in 1773, Thomas Horsfield ranks 30Before him are Giuseppe Acerbi, Prince Louis Charles of Prussia, Ioannis Kolettis, Josef Jungmann, Jacob Aall, and Joseph de Villèle. After him are William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst, Sally Hemings, Yuri Lisyansky, Arthur Aikin, and Thomas Brisbane. Among people deceased in 1859, Thomas Horsfield ranks 38Before him are Princess Anna of Saxony, Sergey Aksakov, F. J. Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, Nana Sahib, Joseph Ludwig Raabe, and José de Madrazo y Agudo. After him are Walter Hunt, Thaddeus Bulgarin, William H. Prescott, Alfred Vail, Thomas Nuttall, and José Miguel de Velasco Franco.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thomas Horsfield ranks 3,571 out of 12,171Before him are Thomas Gibson (1962), Ann Morgan Guilbert (1928), Alice B. Toklas (1877), Booker T. Washington (1856), Ron Rifkin (1939), and Seymour Hersh (1937). After him are Bonnie Bedelia (1948), Donald "Duck" Dunn (1941), Frank Miller (1957), John Landis (1950), Trini Lopez (1937), and Richard C. Tolman (1881).