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Critolaus (; Greek: Κριτόλαος Kritolaos; c. 200 – c. 118 BC) of Phaselis was a Greek philosopher of the Peripatetic school. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Critolaus has received more than 35,160 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Critolaus is the 940th most popular philosopher (down from 889th in 2019), the 851st most popular biography from Turkey (down from 742nd in 2019) and the 52nd most popular Turkish Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Critolaus ranks 940 out of 1,089Before him are Jaimini, Dominicus Gundissalinus, Harald Høffding, Nikolay Lossky, John Peckham, and Amos Bronson Alcott. After him are Wilhelm Gesenius, Abdolkarim Soroush, Wilfrid Sellars, Ladislav Klíma, Abraham Joshua Heschel, and Egon Bondy.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Critolaus ranks 64Before him are Gotarzes I, Gnaeus Cornelius Dolabella, Ariarathes VII of Cappadocia, Heliocles I, Lucius Cornelius Merula, and Gnaeus Mallius Maximus. After him are Titus Didius, Hiempsal I, Aulus Postumius Albinus, Laodice VI, Gnaeus Octavius, and Kātyāyana. Among people deceased in 118 BC, Critolaus ranks 2Before him is Micipsa.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Critolaus ranks 851 out of 1,128Before him are Georgios Orphanidis (1859), Serhat (1964), Pythodorida of Pontus (-30), Haluk Bilginer (1954), Dieter Zetsche (1953), and Bergüzar Korel (1982). After him are Cüneyt Çakır (1976), Zülfü Livaneli (1946), John XI of Constantinople (1225), Burak Özçivit (1984), Nihat Kahveci (1979), and Arif Mardin (1932).


Among philosophers born in Turkey, Critolaus ranks 52Before him are John Argyropoulos (1415), Necip Fazıl Kısakürek (1904), Alcidamas (null), Antipater of Tarsus (-300), Albinus (100), and Sosipatra (-400). After him are Seyla Benhabib (1950).