Antonio Gramsci

1891 - 1937

Antonio Gramsci

Antonio Francesco Gramsci (UK: , US: , Italian: [anˈtɔːnjo franˈtʃesko ˈɡramʃi] (listen); 22 January 1891 – 27 April 1937) was an Italian Marxist philosopher and communist politician. He wrote on political theory, sociology and linguistics. He attempted to break from the economic determinism of traditional Marxist thought and so is considered a key neo-Marxist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonio Gramsci has received more than 2,012,855 page views. His biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 65th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Antonio Gramsci ranks 63 out of 1,005Before him are Pliny the Elder, Peter Abelard, Ludwig Feuerbach, Anaximander, Edmund Husserl, and Johann Gottlieb Fichte. After him are William of Ockham, Karl Jaspers, Arius, George Berkeley, Rudolf Steiner, and Empedocles.

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Among people born in 1891, Antonio Gramsci ranks 2Before him is Erwin Rommel. After him are Sergei Prokofiev, Karl Dönitz, Mikhail Bulgakov, Max Ernst, James Chadwick, Walter Model, Henry Miller, Edith Stein, Nelly Sachs, and B. R. Ambedkar. Among people deceased in 1937, Antonio Gramsci ranks 6Before him are Guglielmo Marconi, Ernest Rutherford, Pierre de Coubertin, Alfred Adler, and Maurice Ravel. After him are John D. Rockefeller, H. P. Lovecraft, Amelia Earhart, Erich Ludendorff, George Gershwin, and Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Antonio Gramsci ranks 111 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Gregory XVI (1765), Pope Pius III (1439), Pope Paul III (1468), Luciano Pavarotti (1935), Bud Spencer (1929), and Pope Leo X (1475). After him are Antoninus Pius (86), Agatha of Sicily (235), Andrea Palladio (1508), Cesare Borgia (1475), Pope Pius II (1405), and Lucius Tarquinius Superbus (-600).


Among philosophers born in Italy, Antonio Gramsci ranks 7Before him are Niccolò Machiavelli (1469), Thomas Aquinas (1225), Maria Montessori (1870), Parmenides (-501), Zeno of Elea (-490), and Pliny the Elder (23). After him are Empedocles (-490), Giovanni Pico della Mirandola (1463), Boethius (480), Tommaso Campanella (1568), Bonaventure (1221), and Marsilio Ficino (1433).

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