Thomas Nuttall

1786 - 1859

Thomas Nuttall

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 60,563 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 596th most popular biologist.

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Among biologists, Thomas Nuttall ranks 595 out of 686Before him are William Roxburgh, David Goodall, Théodore Monod, Juliane Koepcke, Alexander Agassiz, and John Lawrence LeConte. After him are Robert Jameson, James Sowerby, Thomas Hardwicke, Tomitaro Makino, Paul R. Ehrlich, and William John Burchell.

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Among people born in 1786, Thomas Nuttall ranks 39Before him are Sergey Uvarov, José María Vargas, José Joaquín Prieto, Pavel Schilling, Moshoeshoe I, and Nathaniel Wallich. After him are William L. Marcy and Louis McLane. Among people deceased in 1859, Thomas Nuttall ranks 43Before him are José de Madrazo y Agudo, Thomas Horsfield, Walter Hunt, Thaddeus Bulgarin, William H. Prescott, and Alfred Vail. After him are José Miguel de Velasco Franco, Mirabeau B. Lamar, Horace Mann, Leigh Hunt, Richard Rush, and Mountstuart Elphinstone.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Nuttall ranks 2,929 out of 5,347Before him are Imogen Heap (1977), Roger Hargreaves (1935), Peter Scott (1909), Roger Dean (1944), C. Aubrey Smith (1863), and David Hampshire (1917). After him are Eddie Marsan (1968), Pauline Collins (1940), Gerry Anderson (1929), Martin Donnelly (1964), Thomas Brodie-Sangster (1990), and Andrew Loog Oldham (1944).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among biologists born in United Kingdom, Thomas Nuttall ranks 81Before him are William John Swainson (1789), Edward Turner Bennett (1797), William Thomas Blanford (1832), Hugh Edwin Strickland (null), William Roxburgh (1751), and David Goodall (1914). After him are James Sowerby (1757), William John Burchell (1781), Miles Joseph Berkeley (1803), Ray Lankester (1847), William Yarrell (1784), and Reginald Innes Pocock (1863).