Anne Conway

1631 - 1679

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Anne Conway (also known as Viscountess Conway; née Finch; 14 December 1631 – 23 February 1679) was an English philosopher whose work, in the tradition of the Cambridge Platonists, was an influence on Gottfried Leibniz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anne Conway has received more than 4,665 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Anne Conway is the 864th most popular philosopher (down from 839th in 2019), the 2,176th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 56th most popular British Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Anne Conway ranks 864 out of 1,089Before her are Porcia, Camillo Berneri, Lucien Sève, Lon L. Fuller, Erich Neumann, and Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro. After her are Johannes Nikolaus Tetens, Michel Marcel Navratil, Nasr Abu Zayd, Leo Löwenthal, Yun Hyu, and Tan Sitong.

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Among people born in 1631, Anne Conway ranks 8Before her are Mary, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange, François Vatel, John Dryden, Abraham Brueghel, Pierre Beauchamp, and Al-Rashid of Morocco. After her is Magdalena Sibylla of Holstein-Gottorp. Among people deceased in 1679, Anne Conway ranks 15Before her are Anne Geneviève de Bourbon, Margherita de' Medici, Francesco Barberini, Jean François Paul de Gondi, Abraham Mignon, and John Frederick, Duke of Brunswick-Calenberg. After her are Christian Hoffmann von Hoffmannswaldau and John Mayow.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Anne Conway ranks 2,176 out of 6,924Before her are John Biscoe (1794), Sandie Shaw (1947), George Turner (1841), Kit Harington (1986), Edmund Gwenn (1877), and James Dyson (1947). After her are Sarah Siddons (1755), Phil Jones (1992), Caradoc (470), Adele (1988), John Turner (1929), and Nicollette Sheridan (1963).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, Anne Conway ranks 56Before her are Charles Kay Ogden (1889), Bernard Williams (1929), Samuel Clarke (1675), Stephen Toulmin (1922), Michael Dummett (1925), and F. H. Bradley (1846). After her are Philippa Foot (1920), Frederick Copleston (1907), J. M. E. McTaggart (1866), John Hick (1922), Richard Swinburne (1934), and Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678).