Thomas Nuttall

1786 - 1859

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Thomas Nuttall (5 January 1786 – 10 September 1859) was an English botanist and zoologist who lived and worked in America from 1808 until 1841.Nuttall was born in the village of Long Preston, near Settle in the West Riding of Yorkshire and spent some years as an apprentice printer in England. Soon after going to the United States he met professor Benjamin Smith Barton in Philadelphia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Nuttall has received more than 67,954 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Thomas Nuttall is the 690th most popular biologist (down from 595th in 2019), the 3,398th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,929th in 2019) and the 105th most popular British Biologist.

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Among biologists, Thomas Nuttall ranks 690 out of 844Before him are Auguste Duméril, Johann Amman, Osbert Salvin, Charles Walter De Vis, Henry Nicholas Ridley, and Albert Charles Smith. After him are Thomas Campbell Eyton, Richard Spruce, Rolf Singer, Johan August Wahlberg, Karl Alfred von Zittel, and Gilbert Thomas Burnett.

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Among people born in 1786, Thomas Nuttall ranks 48Before him are Pavel Schilling, José Joaquín Prieto, Auguste de Montferrand, Rudolph Schadow, Henry Bishop, and Nathaniel Wallich. After him are William L. Marcy, José María Queipo de Llano, 7th Count of Toreno, Louis McLane, and Walter Forward. Among people deceased in 1859, Thomas Nuttall ranks 45Before him are Joseph Ludwig Raabe, Thomas Horsfield, José de Madrazo y Agudo, Heinrich Zollinger, Thaddeus Bulgarin, and José Miguel de Velasco Franco. After him are Mirabeau B. Lamar, Horace Mann, Leigh Hunt, Richard Rush, Mountstuart Elphinstone, and George M. Bibb.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Nuttall ranks 3,398 out of 6,924Before him are Joe Jackson (1954), William Primrose (1904), John Higgins (1975), Steven Moffat (1961), Clive Russell (1945), and Anna Lee (1913). After him are Kunal Nayyar (1981), Nigel Terry (1945), Thomas Campbell Eyton (1809), Rupert Friend (1981), Beatrice Webb (1858), and I. A. Richards (1893).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Thomas Nuttall ranks 105Before him are Robert Morison (1620), William Roxburgh (1751), Patrick Manson (1844), Osbert Salvin (1835), Charles Walter De Vis (1829), and Henry Nicholas Ridley (1855). After him are Thomas Campbell Eyton (1809), Gilbert Thomas Burnett (1800), Ray Lankester (1847), Arthur Gardiner Butler (1844), James Sowerby (1757), and Paul Nurse (1949).