Charles W. Morris

1903 - 1979

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Charles William Morris (May 23, 1901 – January 15, 1979) was an American philosopher and semiotician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles W. Morris has received more than 84,966 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Charles W. Morris is the 602nd most popular philosopher (down from 591st in 2019), the 2,127th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,904th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Charles W. Morris ranks 602 out of 1,089Before him are Jan Patočka, Sivananda Saraswati, Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai, Axel Honneth, Zisi, and Alexius Meinong. After him are Al-Baydawi, Yves Bonnefoy, Myson of Chenae, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Johannes Sturm, and Denis de Rougemont.

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Among people born in 1903, Charles W. Morris ranks 100Before him are Aleksei N. Leontiev, Alf Sjöberg, Anny Ondra, Erskine Caldwell, Otto Abetz, and Misao Tamai. After him are Preston Tucker, Rudolf Serkin, Victor Brauner, Steven Runciman, Prince Nicholas of Romania, and Richard Thomalla. Among people deceased in 1979, Charles W. Morris ranks 71Before him are Aleksei N. Leontiev, Nicos Poulantzas, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Gio Ponti, Nereo Rocco, and Friedrich Ebert Jr.. After him are Teruo Nakamura, Philippe Halsman, Victoria Ocampo, Joseph Kessel, Louis Paul Boon, and Darryl F. Zanuck.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles W. Morris ranks 2,127 out of 15,968Before him are Martin Rodbell (1925), Sterling Hayden (1916), Philly Joe Jones (1923), Leland H. Hartwell (1939), Lizzie Borden (1860), and King Oliver (1881). After him are David Packard (1912), Bruce Nauman (1941), Cannonball Adderley (1928), Jack Johnson (1878), Jennifer Lawrence (1990), and Bill Tilden (1893).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Charles W. Morris ranks 23Before him are Martha Nussbaum (1947), Saul Kripke (1940), Arthur Danto (1924), Tom Regan (1938), Jerry Fodor (1935), and Reinhold Niebuhr (1892). After him are William Heard Kilpatrick (1871), Michael J. Sandel (1953), James Mark Baldwin (1861), Ted Nelson (1937), Donald Davidson (1917), and David Lewis (1941).