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Franz Rosenzweig

1886 - 1929

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Franz Rosenzweig (, German: [ˈʁoːzn̩tsvaɪ̯k]; 25 December 1886 – 10 December 1929) was a German theologian, philosopher, and translator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Rosenzweig has received more than 177,818 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Franz Rosenzweig is the 445th most popular philosopher (down from 390th in 2019), the 1,151st most popular biography from Germany (down from 908th in 2019) and the 60th most popular German Philosopher.

Franz Rosenzweig is most famous for his book "The Star of Redemption" which is a work of Jewish philosophy. He was a German-Jewish philosopher and theologian.

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Among philosophers, Franz Rosenzweig ranks 445 out of 1,081Before him are Pavel Florensky, Arnobius, Ouyang Xiu, Michel Serres, P. D. Ouspensky, and Kapila. After him are Lucilio Vanini, Yuri Lotman, Brunetto Latini, Ravidas, Yi Hwang, and Alan Watts.

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Among people born in 1886, Franz Rosenzweig ranks 47Before him are Archibald Hill, Garegin Nzhdeh, Raymond A. Spruance, Jisaburō Ozawa, Dong Biwu, and Rex Stout. After him are Alain-Fournier, Vittorio Pozzo, Tsuguharu Foujita, Raoul Hausmann, Gottfried Benn, and Marcel Dupré. Among people deceased in 1929, Franz Rosenzweig ranks 27Before him are Mercédès Jellinek, Charles Cooley, Wyatt Earp, Prince Henry of Prussia, Arthur Scherbius, and Richard Réti. After him are Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Jan Baudouin de Courtenay, Gyula Andrássy the Younger, Thomas Burke, Liang Qichao, and Carl Auer von Welsbach.

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Among people born in Germany, Franz Rosenzweig ranks 1,151 out of 6,142Before him are Johann Philipp Reis (1834), Gisela of Swabia (990), Charles De Coster (1827), Karl August, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1757), Walter Dornberger (1895), and Georg von Hertling (1843). After him are David Fabricius (1564), Alfred Weber (1868), Paul Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1800), Amalia of Oldenburg (1818), Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany (1227), and Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine (1617).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Franz Rosenzweig ranks 60Before him are Paul Natorp (1854), Christian Thomasius (1655), Paul Johann Anselm Ritter von Feuerbach (1775), Carl Gustav Hempel (1905), Peter Sloterdijk (1947), and Hans Reichenbach (1891). After him are Henry Suso (1295), Ernst Troeltsch (1865), Leo Strauss (1899), Karl Löwith (1897), Karl-Otto Apel (1922), and Annemarie Schimmel (1922).