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Debendranath Tagore

1817 - 1905

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Debendranath Tagore (15 May 1817 – 19 January 1905) was a Hindu philosopher and religious reformer, active in the Brahmo Samaj (“Society of Brahma,” also translated as Society of God). He was the founder in 1848 of the Brahmo religion, which today is synonymous with Brahmoism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Debendranath Tagore has received more than 407,607 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Debendranath Tagore is the 871st most popular philosopher (up from 877th in 2019), the 316th most popular biography from India (up from 318th in 2019) and the 39th most popular Indian Philosopher.

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Debendranath Tagore ranks 871 out of 1,089Before him are Johannes Nikolaus Tetens, Michel Marcel Navratil, Nasr Abu Zayd, Leo Löwenthal, Yun Hyu, and Tan Sitong. After him are Antoun Saadeh, Gaudapada, Vincenzo Gioberti, Vasily Rozanov, Egon Friedell, and Philippa Foot.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1817, Debendranath Tagore ranks 40Before him are Karl Vogt, Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Heinrich Graetz, Nikoloz Baratashvili, Georg Herwegh, and Adolf I, Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe. After him are Adolphe Alphand, Joseph Poelaert, Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wély, Gustav Karl Wilhelm Hermann Karsten, Francesco de Sanctis, and Branwell Brontë. Among people deceased in 1905, Debendranath Tagore ranks 44Before him are George MacDonald, Julius Oppert, Meyer Guggenheim, Pedro Américo, Amalie Skram, and Máximo Gómez. After him are Rudolf von Alt, Princess Caroline Reuss of Greiz, Konstantin Savitsky, Henry Irving, Charles Renard, and Hermann Wissmann.

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In India

Among people born in India, Debendranath Tagore ranks 316 out of 1,227Before him are Dara Shukoh (1615), Jaggi Vasudev (1957), Iskander Mirza (1899), Viswanathan Anand (1969), Zail Singh (1916), and Madan Mohan Malaviya (1861). After him are Sridevi (1963), K. Shivaram Karanth (1902), Anil Kapoor (1956), Kadambini Ganguly (1861), C. N. Annadurai (1909), and Kumaragupta I (400).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In India

Among philosophers born in India, Debendranath Tagore ranks 39Before him are Shah Waliullah Dehlawi (1703), Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar (1921), Sarada Devi (1853), Vallabha (1479), Hemachandra (1089), and Kumārila Bhaṭṭa (700). After him are Jaimini (-390), Tirumalai Krishnamacharya (1888), Ramananda (1400), Derek Prince (1915), Homi K. Bhabha (1949), and Rambhadracharya (1950).