06-atlantic-100 Biographies

Missing: WP = 0 ; EB = 1 ; neither = 0 .

Of 100 entries: I guess that 10 are female, 90 are male and 0 are unknown. That is, females are 0.10 of the gender-known population. Of the Wikipedia articles, females are 0.10 (10/(90+10)); and 0.10 (10/(89+10)) at Britannica.

Existing median word count (for articles that exist in each work alone): WP = 4492 ; EB = 1093 . WP median article size is roughly 4.1 times larger.

Five figure summaries for existing articles.

WP:  Min.   281   1st Qu.  3018   3rd Qu.  8036   Median  4492   Max. 15912   Mean  5434  
EB:  Min.    89   1st Qu.   585   3rd Qu.  1962   Median  1093   Max.  9639   Mean  1665  

Mutual median word count (for articles that exist in both works only):, WP median = 4498 words, EB = 1093 . Mutual WP median article size is roughly 4.0 times larger.

size distribution

Name Wikipedia Words Britannica Words
John Adams John Adams 7579 John Adams (president of United States) 2789
John Quincy Adams John Quincy Adams 4446 John Quincy Adams (president of United States) 3463
Jane Addams Jane Addams 2312 Jane Addams (American social reformer) 567
Susan B. Anthony Susan B. Anthony 3011 Susan B. Anthony (American suffragist) 930
Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong 6390 Louis Armstrong (American musician) 1093
P. T. Barnum P. T. Barnum 3583 P.T. Barnum (American showman) 1133
Lyman Beecher Lyman Beecher 656 Lyman Beecher (American minister) 193
Alexander Graham Bell Alexander Graham Bell 8646 Alexander Graham Bell (American inventor) 1462
James Gordon Bennett James Gordon Bennett, Sr. 512 James Gordon Bennett (American editor [1795-1872]) 307
Wright Brothers Wright brothers 10501 Wright Brothers National Memorial (memorial, North Carolina ... 89
John Brown John Brown (abolitionist) 8115 John Brown (American abolitionist) 540
William Jennings Bryan William Jennings Bryan 6328 William Jennings Bryan (American politician) 810
John C. Calhoun John C. Calhoun 5496 John C. Calhoun (vice president of United States) 1416
Andrew Carnegie Andrew Carnegie 7172 Andrew Carnegie (American industrialist) 1044
Rachel Carson Rachel Carson 6103 Rachel Carson (American biologist) 400
Lewis and Clark Lewis and Clark Expedition 1962 Lewis and Clark Expedition (United States history) 1888
Henry Clay Henry Clay 4458 Henry Clay Frick (American industrialist and philanthropist ... 268
James Fenimore Cooper James Fenimore Cooper 1250 James Fenimore Cooper (American author) 1301
John Dewey John Dewey 4233 John Dewey (American philosopher and educator) 1471
Walt Disney Walt Disney 7018 Walt Disney (American film producer) 1396
Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass 4141 Frederick Douglass (United States official and diplomat ... 605
W. E. B. DuBois W. E. B. Du Bois 5318 W. E. B. Du Bois (American sociologist and social reformer ... 647
George Eastman George Eastman 940 George Eastman (American inventor, entrepreneur, and manufacturer ... 332
Mary Baker Eddy Mary Baker Eddy 4224 Mary Baker Eddy (American religious leader) 1539
Thomas Edison Thomas Edison 6470 Thomas Alva Edison (American inventor) 2942
Jonathan Edwards Jonathan Edwards (theologian) 3759 Jonathan Edwards (American theologian) 1657
Albert Einstein Albert Einstein 9897 Albert Einstein (American physicist) 4296
Dwight Eisenhower Dwight D. Eisenhower 7190 Dwight D. Eisenhower (president of United States) 2891
Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson 3918 Ralph Waldo Emerson (American author) 1306
William Faulkner William Faulkner 1923 William Faulkner (American author) 1942
Enrico Fermi Enrico Fermi 4230 Enrico Fermi (Italian-American physicist) 1700
Henry Ford Henry Ford 6908 Henry Ford (American industrialist) 1834
Stephen Foster Stephen Foster 1876 Stephen Foster (American composer) 435
Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin 10679 Benjamin Franklin (American author, scientist, and statesman ... 4357
Betty Friedan Betty Friedan 3800 Betty Friedan (American author and feminist) 595
George Gallup George Gallup 281 George Horace Gallup (American pollster) 261
William Lloyd Garrison William Lloyd Garrison 3167 William Lloyd Garrison (American editor, writer, and abolitionist ... 890
Bill Gates Bill Gates 3401 Bill Gates (American computer programmer, businessman, and ... 763
Sam Goldwyn Samuel Goldwyn 2100 Samuel Goldwyn (American filmmaker and producer) 309
Samuel Gompers Samuel Gompers 2936 Samuel Gompers (American labour leader) 356
Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant 10277 Ulysses S. Grant (president of United States) 2444
Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton 9308 Alexander Hamilton (United States statesman) 3073
William Randolph Hearst William Randolph Hearst 3346 William Randolph Hearst (American newspaper publisher ... 709
Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway 8279 Ernest Hemingway (American writer) 1847
Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson 6525 Andrew Jackson (president of United States) 3651
William James William James 4349 William James (American psychologist and philosopher ... 1898
Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson 10636 Thomas Jefferson (president of United States) 7239
Lyndon Baines Johnson Lyndon B. Johnson 9638 Lyndon B. Johnson (president of United States) 3165
Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 9118 Martin Luther King, Jr. (American religious leader and civil ... 3842
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. 3337 Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (United States jurist) 1314
Robert E. Lee Robert E. Lee 8716 Robert E. Lee (Confederate general) 1918
Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln 11509 Abraham Lincoln (president of United States) 9639
Walter Lippmann Walter Lippmann 1194 Walter Lippmann (American journalist) 351
James Madison James Madison 4883 James Madison (president of United States) 1998
Horace Mann Horace Mann 1821 Horace Mann (American educator) 755
George Marshall George Marshall 3157 George Catlett Marshall (United States general) 774
John Marshall John Marshall 3659 John Marshall (chief justice of United States) 2464
Thurgood Marshall Thurgood Marshall 2400 Thurgood Marshall (United States jurist) 810
Cyrus McCormick Cyrus McCormick 1690 Cyrus Hall McCormick (American industrialist and inventor ... 801
Margaret Mead Margaret Mead 1958 Margaret Mead (American anthropologist) 451
Herman Melville Herman Melville 3684 Herman Melville (American author) 2123
J. P. Morgan J. P. Morgan 4162 0
Samuel F. B. Morse Samuel Morse 4498 Samuel F.B. Morse (American artist and inventor) 1002
Ralph Nader Ralph Nader 3560 Ralph Nader (American lawyer and politician) 513
Richard Nixon Richard Nixon 11750 Richard M. Nixon (president of United States) 3133
Frederick Law Olmsted Frederick Law Olmsted 1613 Frederick Law Olmsted (American landscape architect) 521
Robert Oppenheimer J. Robert Oppenheimer 8230 J. Robert Oppenheimer (American physicist) 955
Thomas Paine Thomas Paine 5816 Thomas Paine (British-American author) 829
James K. Polk James K. Polk 5693 James K. Polk (president of United States) 977
Elvis Presley Elvis Presley 15912 Elvis Presley (American singer and actor) 1777
Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan 11751 Ronald W. Reagan (president of United States) 4085
Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson 7847 Jackie Robinson (American athlete) 884
John D. Rockefeller John D. Rockefeller 4636 John D. Rockefeller (American industrialist) 513
Eleanor Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt 6073 Eleanor Roosevelt (American diplomat, humanitarian and first lady ... 1273
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt 12217 Franklin D. Roosevelt (president of United States) 5169
Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt 9947 Theodore Roosevelt (president of United States) 2176
George Herman "Babe" Ruth Babe Ruth 8583 Babe Ruth (American baseball player) 1675
Jonas Salk Jonas Salk 8320 Jonas Edward Salk (American physician and medical researcher ... 434
Margaret Sanger Margaret Sanger 3643 Margaret Sanger (American social reformer) 467
Joseph Smith Joseph Smith, Jr. 8010 Joseph Smith (American religious leader [1805-44]) 654
Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock 583 Benjamin Spock (American pediatrician) 396
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Elizabeth Cady Stanton 5629 Elizabeth Cady Stanton (American suffragist) 784
John Steinbeck John Steinbeck 4367 John Steinbeck (American novelist) 565
Harriet Beecher Stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe 872 Harriet Beecher Stowe (American writer and educator) 663
Louis Sullivan Louis Sullivan 3021 Louis Sullivan (American architect) 2596
Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau 4485 Henry David Thoreau (American writer) 1906
Harry Truman Harry S. Truman 13660 Harry S. Truman (president of United States) 1919
Nat Turner Nat Turner 1758 Nat Turner (American bondsman) 494
Mark Twain Mark Twain 8274 Mark Twain (American writer) 6933
Sam Walton Sam Walton 1395 Sam Walton (American businessman) 469
Earl Warren Earl Warren 4265 Earl Warren (chief justice of United States) 1353
Booker T. Washington Booker T. Washington 4527 Booker T. Washington (American educator) 575
George Washington George Washington 7383 George Washington (president of United States) 6497
James D. Watson James D. Watson 4850 James Dewey Watson (American geneticist and biophysicist ... 624
Noah Webster Noah Webster 2929 Noah Webster (American lexicographer) 1006
Walt Whitman Walt Whitman 4654 Walt Whitman (American poet) 1853
Eli Whitney Eli Whitney, Jr. 2174 Eli Whitney (American inventor and manufacturer) 835
Woodrow Wilson Woodrow Wilson 8927 Woodrow Wilson (president of United States) 2343
Frank Lloyd Wright Frank Lloyd Wright 8590 Frank Lloyd Wright (American architect) 1982
Brigham Young Brigham Young 2379 Brigham Young (American religious leader) 508