Count of St. Germain

1712 - 1784

Count of St. Germain

The Comte de Saint Germain (French pronunciation: ​[kɔ̃t də sɛ̃ ʒɛʁmɛ̃]; born circa 1691 or 1712 – died 27 February 1784) was a European adventurer, with an interest in science, alchemy and the arts. He achieved prominence in European high society of the mid-1700s. Prince Charles of Hesse-Kassel considered him to be "one of the greatest philosophers who ever lived". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Count of St. Germain has received more than 990,879 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 127th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Count of St. Germain ranks 125 out of 1,005Before him are Oswald Spengler, Ramon Llull, Duns Scotus, Rudolf Christoph Eucken, Eusebius, and John Rawls. After him are Mozi, Marsilio Ficino, Martin Buber, Henri de Saint-Simon, Giambattista Vico, and John Wycliffe.

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Among people born in 1712, Count of St. Germain ranks 3Before him are Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Frederick the Great. After him are Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine, Sayat-Nova, Francesco Guardi, Charles-Michel de l'Épée, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, Tokugawa Ieshige, Francesco Algarotti, Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, and George Grenville. Among people deceased in 1784, Count of St. Germain ranks 2Before him is Denis Diderot. After him are Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Samuel Johnson, Giovanni Battista Martini, Torbern Bergman, Phillis Wheatley, Junípero Serra, Otto Friedrich Müller, César-François Cassini de Thury, Anders Johan Lexell, and Princess Friederike Luise of Prussia.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Count of St. Germain ranks 17 out of 500Before him are Stephen I of Hungary (975), Miklós Horthy (1868), Louis II of Hungary (1506), Imre Nagy (1896), Gaiseric (389), and Imre Kertész (1929). After him are Robert Capa (1913), György Lukács (1885), Árpád (845), Ignaz Semmelweis (1818), Louis I of Hungary (1326), and Andrew II of Hungary (1175).


Among philosophers born in Hungary, Count of St. Germain ranks 1After him are György Lukács (1885), Imre Lakatos (1922), Ágnes Heller (1929), Ervin László (1932), George Gerbner (null), and Thomas Sebeok (1920).

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