PHYSICIST

Yoshio Nishina

1890 - 1951

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Yoshio Nishina (仁科 芳雄, Nishina Yoshio, December 6, 1890 – January 10, 1951) was a Japanese physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yoshio Nishina has received more than 72,305 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Yoshio Nishina is the 425th most popular physicist (down from 375th in 2019), the 735th most popular biography from Japan (down from 546th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Japanese Physicist.

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Among PHYSICISTS

Among physicists, Yoshio Nishina ranks 425 out of 721. Before him are Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen, Gabriele Veneziano, Rudolf Peierls, Wolfgang Ketterle, Anna Mani, and Henri Tresca. After him are Ernest Marsden, Gene Amdahl, Bruno Rossi, Philip Abelson, Arpad Elo, and Duncan Haldane.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1890, Yoshio Nishina ranks 101Before him are Michał Rola-Żymierski, Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen, Emilio Portes Gil, Erwin Jaenecke, He Yingqin, and Robert Stroud. After him are Jean Rhys, Adolphe Menjou, Johannes Vares, Fritz Busch, Dion Fortune, and Mustafa Shokay. Among people deceased in 1951, Yoshio Nishina ranks 72Before him are Louis Lavelle, Josef Bohuslav Foerster, Vasiliy Ulrikh, Maria Montez, Riad Al Solh, and Pedro Salinas. After him are Simon Kimbangu, Fritz Busch, John Paine, Robert Broom, Gonzalo Queipo de Llano, and Grand Duchess Maria Kirillovna of Russia.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Yoshio Nishina ranks 735 out of 5,560. Before him are Itagaki Taisuke (1837), Takasugi Shinsaku (1839), Mikimoto Kōkichi (1858), Yutaka Taniyama (1927), Shigenori Tōgō (1882), and Shigeru Kayano (1926). After him are Hiroshi Katayama (1940), Harukichi Hyakutake (1888), Eiji Toyoda (1913), Okakura Kakuzō (1862), Ryōkan (1758), and Michio Yasuda (1949).

Among PHYSICISTS In Japan

Among physicists born in Japan, Yoshio Nishina ranks 11Before him are Leo Esaki (1925), Makoto Kobayashi (1944), Masatoshi Koshiba (1926), Toshihide Maskawa (1940), Shuji Nakamura (1954), and Hantaro Nagaoka (1865). After him are Takaaki Kajita (1959), Hiroshi Amano (1960), Sumio Iijima (1939), Shoichi Sakata (1911), and Ted Fujita (1920).