William Lipscomb

1919 - 2011

William Lipscomb

William Nunn Lipscomb Jr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Lipscomb has received more than 85,037 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 255th most popular chemist.

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    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among chemists, William Lipscomb ranks 255 out of 473Before him are Carl Reichenbach, F. Sherwood Rowland, Charles Adolphe Wurtz, Michael Polanyi, Robert H. Grubbs, and Paul L. Modrich. After him are Smithson Tennant, Marie-Anne Paulze Lavoisier, Friedrich Sertürner, Thomas Midgley Jr., Vladimir Markovnikov, and Ida Noddack.

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Among people born in 1919, William Lipscomb ranks 53Before him are Art Blakey, Donald J. Cram, James Lovelock, Hans-Joachim Marseille, Mieczysław Weinberg, and Ian Smith. After him are Hermine Braunsteiner, Peter Abrahams, Maurice Herzog, Martin Balsam, Lauri Törni, and Licio Gelli. Among people deceased in 2011, William Lipscomb ranks 64Before him are Jane Russell, Cliff Robertson, Leonora Carrington, Itamar Franco, Walter Bonatti, and Madame Nhu. After him are Cy Twombly, Maria Schneider, Ferenc Mádl, Tom Gehrels, Johannes Heesters, and Gunter Sachs.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Lipscomb ranks 1,449 out of 12,171Before him are David McClelland (1917), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Dan Simmons (1948), Rodney King (1965), Jonathan Edwards (1703), and Paul L. Modrich (1946). After him are Sol LeWitt (1928), Marshall Rosenberg (1934), Raymond A. Spruance (1886), Edward Albee (1928), Donna Leon (1942), and Beyoncé (1981).

Among CHEMISTS In United States

Among chemists born in United States, William Lipscomb ranks 55Before him are Robert Curl (1933), Martin Rodbell (1925), Edward W. Morley (1838), F. Sherwood Rowland (1927), Robert H. Grubbs (1942), and Paul L. Modrich (1946). After him are Thomas Midgley Jr. (1889), Thomas A. Steitz (1940), Dudley R. Herschbach (1932), Joseph L. Goldstein (1940), Richard R. Schrock (1945), and Karl Barry Sharpless (1941).