PHILOSOPHER

David Ray Griffin

1939 - Today

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David Ray Griffin (born August 8, 1939) is an American retired professor of philosophy of religion and theology and a 9/11 conspiracy theorist. Along with John B. Cobb, Jr., he founded the Center for Process Studies in 1973, a research center of Claremont School of Theology that seeks to promote the common good by means of the relational approach found in process thought.Griffin has published numerous books about the September 11 attacks, claiming that elements of the Bush administration were involved. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Ray Griffin has received more than 198,964 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). David Ray Griffin is the 1,010th most popular philosopher (down from 944th in 2019), the 6,146th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,629th in 2019) and the 56th most popular American Philosopher.

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  • 19

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  • 3.90

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  • 2.65

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, David Ray Griffin ranks 1,010 out of 1,089Before him are Derek Prince, Cleopatra the Alchemist, Pritilata Waddedar, Hermann Gunkel, Eric A. Havelock, and Abram Deborin. After him are Thomas Sebeok, Jaegwon Kim, F. C. S. Schiller, Uku Masing, Alain de Botton, and John McDowell.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1939, David Ray Griffin ranks 335Before him are Günter Bernard, Ivan Vutsov, Dieter Quester, Eri Klas, Eduard Mudrik, and Veniamin Soldatenko. After him are Laila Kinnunen, Jorge Toro, Mike Farrell, Conny Andersson, Nicholas Grimshaw, and Étienne Mourrut.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Ray Griffin ranks 6,146 out of 15,968Before him are Gavin MacLeod (1931), Millie Perkins (1938), Priscilla Pointer (1924), Mark Cuban (1958), Tom Byron (1961), and John Jacob Abel (1857). After him are Elizabeth Roemer (1929), Brad Delson (1977), Douglas G. Hurley (1966), Tracy McGrady (1979), Julia Grant (1826), and Gregg Henry (1952).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, David Ray Griffin ranks 56Before him are William Lane Craig (1949), Pat Robertson (1930), Harry Frankfurt (1929), Richard Posner (1939), Barrington Moore Jr. (1913), and Josiah Royce (1855). After him are Paul Kurtz (1925), Amina Wadud (1952), Ryan White (1971), Michael Hardt (1960), Sandra Harding (1935), and Charles Hartshorne (1897).