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Wilson Greatbatch

1919 - 2011

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Wilson Greatbatch (September 6, 1919 – September 27, 2011) was an American engineer and pioneering inventor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wilson Greatbatch has received more than 105,380 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Wilson Greatbatch is the 255th most popular inventor (up from 282nd in 2019), the 4,144th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,356th in 2019) and the 59th most popular American Inventor.

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  • 110k

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  • 62.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among INVENTORS

Among inventors, Wilson Greatbatch ranks 255 out of 355Before her are Alexander P. de Seversky, Theodore Maiman, Joseph Aspdin, Cyrus McCormick, Ernst Alexanderson, and Jacob W. Davis. After her are Tivadar Puskás, Leonardo Torres y Quevedo, Clive Sinclair, Joseph-Armand Bombardier, Max Valier, and Walter Hunt.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1919, Wilson Greatbatch ranks 151Before her are Artur Fischer, Billy Vaughn, Maurice Hilleman, Hans Hermann Groër, Dan O'Herlihy, and James H. Wilkinson. After her are Briek Schotte, Doris Miller, Albert Batteux, Abdirashid Shermarke, Jüri Järvet, and Gert Fredriksson. Among people deceased in 2011, Wilson Greatbatch ranks 171Before her are Kazimierz Świątek, Gerry Rafferty, Wiel Coerver, Pak Seung-zin, Charles T. Kowal, and Inge Sørensen. After her are Harry Morgan, Koichi Tohei, Lena Nyman, Robert Ettinger, Sven Tumba, and Yevhen Rudakov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wilson Greatbatch ranks 4,144 out of 15,968Before her are Bugs Moran (1893), Bryan Singer (1965), Gloria Vanderbilt (1924), Lou Thesz (1916), Otis Rush (1934), and W. C. Fields (1880). After her are Adlai Stevenson I (1835), John Dall (1920), Liz Sheridan (1929), Marilyn Horne (1934), Whitfield Diffie (1944), and Dorothy Stang (1931).

Among INVENTORS In United States

Among inventors born in United States, Wilson Greatbatch ranks 59Before her are Laurens Hammond (1895), L. L. Langstroth (1810), Frank Zamboni (1901), Alfred Vail (1807), Theodore Maiman (1927), and Cyrus McCormick (1809). After her are Walter Hunt (1796), Ralph Hartley (1888), Raymond Damadian (1936), Lester Allan Pelton (1829), David Bushnell (1742), and Jack Northrop (1895).