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Dariush Shayegan

1935 - 2018

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Dariush Shayegan (Persian: داریوش شایگان;‎ 24 January 1935 – 22 March 2018) was one of the most consequential thinkers of contemporary Iran and the Near East. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dariush Shayegan has received more than 72,048 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Dariush Shayegan is the 1,090th most popular philosopher, the 338th most popular biography from Iran and the 17th most popular Iranian Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Dariush Shayegan ranks 1,090 out of 1,081Before him are Eduardo Lourenço, Thomas Sebeok, Uku Masing, Hermann Gunkel, Josiah Royce, and Luciano Floridi. After him are David Ray Griffin, Lucien Sève, Max Bense, Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde, Cleopatra the Alchemist, and David Chalmers.

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Among people born in 1935, Dariush Shayegan ranks 324Before him are Norbert Blüm, Brian G. Hutton, Jacques Gaillot, Fred Bongusto, Yuri Titov, and Moisés Solana. After him are Antal Kiss, Giacomo Losi, Johnny Mathis, Michael Chapman, Agnes Simon, and Malick Sidibé. Among people deceased in 2018, Dariush Shayegan ranks 302Before him are Roberto Suazo Córdova, XXXTentacion, Ehsan Yarshater, Shuhrat Abbosov, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, and Ferenc Kósa. After him are Chuck McCann, John Julius Norwich, Hugh Masekela, Pik Botha, Zvonko Bego, and Arthur Barnard.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Dariush Shayegan ranks 338 out of 528Before him are Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf (1961), Hadi Khosroshahi (1939), Hassan Habibi (1937), Alenush Terian (1921), Ehsan Yarshater (1920), and Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel (1945). After him are Mohammad Mirmohammadi (1948), Navid Negahban (1968), Hossein Salami (1960), Darius Khondji (1955), Ali Parvin (1946), and Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani (1939).

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Among philosophers born in Iran, Dariush Shayegan ranks 17Before him are Al-Baydawi (1201), Al-Taftazani (1322), Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai (1892), Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi (1145), Hossein Nasr (1933), and Abdolkarim Soroush (1945). After him are Taraneh Javanbakht (1974).