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David Hartley

1705 - 1757

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David Hartley (; baptized 21 June 1705 Old Style; died 28 August 1757) was an English philosopher and founder of the Associationist school of psychology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Hartley has received more than 16,665 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). David Hartley is the 612th most popular philosopher (down from 566th in 2019), the 1,350th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,221st in 2019) and the 37th most popular British Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, David Hartley ranks 612 out of 1,081Before him are Thiruvalluvar, Johann Christoph Gottsched, Nikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov, Yves Bonnefoy, John Austin, and Aeschines of Sphettus. After him are Polemon, R. G. Collingwood, Shen Buhai, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Cristoforo Landino, and Abraham Isaac Kook.

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Among people born in 1705, David Hartley ranks 7Before him are Pope Clement XIV, Farinelli, Karim Khan Zand, Leopold Joseph von Daun, Charles-André van Loo, and Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier. After him are Jacques-François Blondel, Peter Artedi, Maximilian Ulysses Browne, Gerhard Friedrich Müller, Philipp Stamma, and Davit Guramishvili. Among people deceased in 1757, David Hartley ranks 12Before him are Johann Stamitz, Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle, Rosalba Carriera, Robert-François Damiens, Siraj ud-Daulah, and 7th Dalai Lama. After him are Amursana, Edward Vernon, Kurt Christoph Graf von Schwerin, Antoine Pesne, Johann Samuel König, and Maximilian Ulysses Browne.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Hartley ranks 1,350 out of 7,765Before him are John Gay (1685), William McDougall (1871), Joseph Addison (1672), Simon Rattle (1955), Claire Forlani (1971), and Alma Reville (1899). After him are Harry Gregg (1932), R. G. Collingwood (1889), Dave Evans (1953), Ian Rush (1961), Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France (1424), and Mark Rylance (1960).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, David Hartley ranks 37Before him are A. J. Ayer (1910), Harriet Taylor Mill (1807), Antony Flew (1923), Thomas Reid (1710), Alexander of Hales (1175), and John Austin (1790). After him are R. G. Collingwood (1889), Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623), Gilbert Ryle (1900), Thomas Hill Green (1836), Robert Filmer (1588), and William Paley (1743).