Caspar Bartholin the Elder

1585 - 1629

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Caspar Bartholin the Elder (; 12 February 1585 – 13 July 1629) was a Danish physician, scientist and theologian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Caspar Bartholin the Elder has received more than 36,004 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Caspar Bartholin the Elder is the 930th most popular philosopher (down from 900th in 2019), the 472nd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 468th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Swedish Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Caspar Bartholin the Elder ranks 930 out of 1,089Before him are Achille Mbembe, Ramiro Ledesma Ramos, Daniel Bensaïd, Rudolf Stammler, Lysander Spooner, and Edmund Gettier. After him are George Gerbner, Herbert Feigl, Fernando Savater, Jaimini, Dominicus Gundissalinus, and Harald Høffding.

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Among people born in 1585, Caspar Bartholin the Elder ranks 16Before him are Jacob Le Maire, John Rolfe, Jacques Lemercier, Claude Favre de Vaugelas, Johann Baptist Cysat, and Squanto. After him is Gerbrand Bredero. Among people deceased in 1629, Caspar Bartholin the Elder ranks 12Before him are Otto van Veen, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Pietro Bernini, Giorgi Saakadze, Catherine de' Medici, Governor of Siena, and Sigismondo d'India. After him is John Speed.

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Among people born in Sweden, Caspar Bartholin the Elder ranks 472 out of 1,296Before him are Harald Edelstam (1913), Peter Artedi (1705), Bernhard Karlgren (1889), Bruno Liljefors (1860), Erik Gustaf Boström (1842), and Karl Staaff (1860). After him are Eric Ericson (1918), Kerstin Ekman (1933), Ingvar Wixell (1931), Runer Jonsson (1916), Lars Norén (1944), and Dan Andersson (1888).


Among philosophers born in Sweden, Caspar Bartholin the Elder ranks 4Before him are Emanuel Swedenborg (1688), Johan Vilhelm Snellman (1806), and Lars Gustafsson (1936). After him are Nick Bostrom (1973) and Sara Danius (1962).