Domingo de Soto

1494 - 1560

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Domingo de Soto (Segovia, 1494 – Salamanca, November 15th, 1560) was a Spanish Dominican priest and Scholastic theologian born in Segovia (Spain), and died in Salamanca (Spain), at the age of 66. He is best known as one of the founders of international law and of the Spanish Thomistic philosophical and theological movement known as the School of Salamanca. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Domingo de Soto has received more than 44,076 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Domingo de Soto is the 695th most popular philosopher, the 676th most popular biography from Spain and the 22nd most popular Spanish Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Domingo de Soto ranks 695 out of 1,089Before him are Peter John Olivi, Daisaku Ikeda, Lucian Blaga, Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi, Jaakko Hintikka, and Hermippus of Smyrna. After him are Vladimir Jankélévitch, Johann Heinrich Alsted, James Mark Baldwin, Thiruvalluvar, Thomas Arnold, and Raymond Williams.

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Among people born in 1494, Domingo de Soto ranks 17Before him are Leo Africanus, Hans Sachs, William Tyndale, Saitō Dōsan, Oronce Finé, and Antonio de Mendoza. After him are Ambrosius Holbein, Antoinette de Bourbon, Johannes Agricola, Hans Tausen, Pierre Attaingnant, and Francesco Maurolico. Among people deceased in 1560, Domingo de Soto ranks 11Before him are Mary of Guise, Anastasia Romanovna, Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Joachim du Bellay, Imagawa Yoshimoto, and Nicolas Gombert. After him are Melchor Cano and Jan Łaski.

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Among people born in Spain, Domingo de Soto ranks 676 out of 2,595Before him are Josefa de Óbidos (1630), Juan de la Cierva, 1st Count of la Cierva (1895), Manuel Sanchís Martínez (1938), Muhammad II of Córdoba (980), Wifred II, Count of Barcelona (900), and Pirri (1945). After him are Ferrer Bassa (1285), Pedro Antonio de Alarcón (1833), Ramon Borrell, Count of Barcelona (972), Luis Molowny (1925), Agila I (null), and Goyo Benito (1946).


Among philosophers born in Spain, Domingo de Soto ranks 22Before him are Pompeia Plotina (65), Nachmanides (1194), George Santayana (1863), Francisco Ferrer (1859), Hasdai Crescas (1340), and Luis de Molina (1535). After him are María Zambrano (1904), Joseph Albo (1380), Melchor Cano (1509), Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz (1606), Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro (1676), and Ramiro Ledesma Ramos (1905).