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Denis de Rougemont

1906 - 1985

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Denys Louis de Rougemont (September 8, 1906 – December 6, 1985), known as Denis de Rougemont (French: [dəni də ʁuʒmɔ̃]), was a Swiss writer and cultural theorist who wrote in French. One of the non-conformists of the 1930s, he addressed the perils of totalitarianism from a Christian point of view. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Denis de Rougemont has received more than 77,683 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Denis de Rougemont is the 707th most popular philosopher (down from 608th in 2019), the 202nd most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 164th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Denis de Rougemont ranks 707 out of 1,081Before him are Salomon Maimon, Abu'l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī, Nausiphanes, Emil Brunner, Rudolph Goclenius, and Wang Bi. After him are Johann Heinrich Alsted, Moshe Chaim Luzzatto, John Argyropoulos, Ted Nelson, Maximus of Tyre, and Fulbert of Chartres.

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Among people born in 1906, Denis de Rougemont ranks 114Before him are Dita Parlo, Pierre Fournier, Joan Hickson, Musa Cälil, Antal Doráti, and Chester Carlson. After him are Hamazasp Babadzhanian, Samad Vurgun, Piero Taruffi, Philo Farnsworth, Jean Dieudonné, and Mary Astor. Among people deceased in 1985, Denis de Rougemont ranks 69Before him are Helmuth Plessner, Nicolas Frantz, Philly Joe Jones, Eugene Ormandy, Fred Uhlman, and Matti Järvinen. After him are Edmond O'Brien, Vasyl Stus, Wolfgang Reitherman, Heinz Hoffmann, Afet İnan, and Theodore Sturgeon.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Denis de Rougemont ranks 202 out of 876Before him are Frithjof Schuon (1907), Daniel Peter (1836), Emil Brunner (1889), Ignazio Cassis (1961), Jakob Friedrich Ehrhart (1742), and Roberto Di Matteo (1970). After him are Adrian Frutiger (1928), Julius Maggi (1846), Alain Tanner (1929), Matthias Zurbriggen (1856), Pancho Vladigerov (1899), and Ferdinand Kübler (1919).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Switzerland

Among philosophers born in Switzerland, Denis de Rougemont ranks 6Before him are Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712), Benjamin Constant (1767), Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821), Frithjof Schuon (1907), and Emil Brunner (1889). After him are Jean Ziegler (1934), Jean Vanier (1928), Jean Starobinski (1920), Emer de Vattel (1714), Edmond Privat (1889), and Karl Ludwig von Haller (1768).