Carl Stumpf

1848 - 1936

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Carl Stumpf (German: [ʃtʊmpf]; 21 April 1848 – 25 December 1936) was a German philosopher, psychologist and musicologist. He is noted for founding the Berlin School of Experimental Psychology. He studied with Franz Brentano at the University of Würzburg before receiving his doctorate at the University of Göttingen in 1868. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Stumpf has received more than 102,677 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Carl Stumpf is the 524th most popular philosopher (down from 497th in 2019), the 1,472nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,339th in 2019) and the 70th most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Carl Stumpf ranks 524 out of 1,081Before him are Gaius Musonius Rufus, Zou Yan, Karl Korsch, Guillaume Budé, Antony Flew, and Saul Kripke. After him are Arthur Danto, Gorakhnath, Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri, Hegesias of Cyrene, Huiyuan, and Al-Shahrastani.

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Among people born in 1848, Carl Stumpf ranks 37Before him are Pierre De Geyter, Vasily Surikov, Hristo Botev, Hermann Alexander Diels, Louis Comfort Tiffany, and Loránd Eötvös. After him are Thomas Lipton, Anna Boch, Maximilian von Prittwitz, Jules Bastien-Lepage, Lothar von Trotha, and Hermann von Eichhorn. Among people deceased in 1936, Carl Stumpf ranks 55Before him are Bertha Pappenheim, Duan Qirui, Marcel Grossmann, Max Schreck, Kikunae Ikeda, and Basil Zaharoff. After him are Mikhail Tomsky, Edward Bach, Mehmet Akif Ersoy, Saitō Makoto, Alexander Berkman, and Anna Boch.

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Among people born in Germany, Carl Stumpf ranks 1,472 out of 6,142Before him are Jens Lehmann (1969), Princess Elisabeth of Saxony (1830), Horst Schumann (1906), Günther Blumentritt (1892), Luise Rainer (1910), and Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld (1921). After him are Heidi Klum (1973), Siegfried Lenz (1926), Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1676), August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben (1798), Gerberga of Saxony (913), and Matthias Erzberger (1875).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Carl Stumpf ranks 70Before him are Karl Löwith (1897), Karl-Otto Apel (1922), Annemarie Schimmel (1922), Axel Honneth (1949), Hans Vaihinger (1852), and Karl Korsch (1886). After him are Conrad Celtes (1459), Eugen Fink (1905), Eduard Spranger (1882), Werner Jaeger (1888), Ludwig Büchner (1824), and Johann Bernhard Basedow (1723).