Arnold Ruge

1802 - 1880

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Arnold Ruge (13 September 1802 – 31 December 1880) was a German philosopher and political writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Ruge has received more than 58,261 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Arnold Ruge is the 678th most popular philosopher (up from 733rd in 2019), the 2,028th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,980th in 2019) and the 93rd most popular German Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Arnold Ruge ranks 678 out of 1,089Before him are Cheng Yi, Hermann Samuel Reimarus, Theodor Lessing, Hippo, Li Zhi, and Étienne Balibar. After him are Maximus Planudes, Volin, Mechthild of Magdeburg, Wolfhart Pannenberg, Nikephoros Blemmydes, and Rudolph Goclenius.

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Among people born in 1802, Arnold Ruge ranks 25Before him are Alcide d'Orbigny, Charles Auguste de Bériot, Charlotte Bonaparte, Ignacy Domeyko, Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire, and Carl Ritter von Ghega. After him are Johann Friedrich von Brandt, Frederick William, Elector of Hesse, Leopold Fitzinger, Mariano Arista, Harriet Martineau, and Paul-Émile Botta. Among people deceased in 1880, Arnold Ruge ranks 17Before him are Ole Bull, Michel Chasles, Oliver Winchester, Frederick VIII, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Sunanda Kumariratana, and Friedrich Bayer. After him are Bettino Ricasoli, Constantin Hansen, James Craig Watson, Léon Cogniet, John Sutter, and Edwin Drake.

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Among people born in Germany, Arnold Ruge ranks 2,028 out of 5,289Before him are Theodor Lessing (1872), Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius (1794), Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria (1235), Luigi Colani (1928), and Joseph Gerhard Zuccarini (1797). After him are Hermann Breith (1892), Gustav Fröhlich (1902), Abraham Mignon (1640), Friedrich Hoffmann (1660), August Leskien (1840), and Rudolph Goclenius (1547).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Arnold Ruge ranks 93Before him are Theodor Lipps (1851), Franz Xaver von Baader (1765), Helmuth Plessner (1892), Friedrich Pollock (1894), Hermann Samuel Reimarus (1694), and Theodor Lessing (1872). After him are Rudolph Goclenius (1547), Johannes Oecolampadius (1482), Johann Heinrich Alsted (1588), Hans Blumenberg (1920), Friedrich Albert Lange (1828), and Albert of Saxony (1316).