434 BC - 355 BC


Aristippus of Cyrene (; Ancient Greek: Ἀρίστιππος ὁ Κυρηναῖος; c. 435 – c. 356 BCE) was the founder of the Cyrenaic school of Philosophy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aristippus has received more than 192,991 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 118th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Aristippus ranks 116 out of 1,005Before him are Gorgias, Antisthenes, Charles Fourier, Bodhidharma, Herbert Marcuse, and Hans-Georg Gadamer. After him are George Gurdjieff, Emil Cioran, Oswald Spengler, Ramon Llull, Duns Scotus, and Rudolf Christoph Eucken.

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Among people born in 434 BC, Aristippus ranks 1 Among people deceased in 355 BC, Aristippus ranks 1After him is Eudoxus of Cnidus.

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In Libya

Among people born in Libya, Aristippus ranks 5 out of 48Before him are Eratosthenes (-276), Muammar Gaddafi (1942), Septimius Severus (145), and Mark the Evangelist (10). After him are Callimachus (-310), Idris of Libya (1889), Pope Victor I (100), Khalifa Haftar (1943), Omar Mukhtar (1858), Carneades (-214), and Berenice II of Egypt (-267).


Among philosophers born in Libya, Aristippus ranks 1After him are Carneades (-214), Hegesias of Cyrene (-400), Lucius Annaeus Cornutus (10), and Theodorus the Atheist (-340).

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