Gianni Vattimo

1936 - 2023

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Gianteresio Vattimo (4 January 1936 – 19 September 2023) was an Italian philosopher and politician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gianni Vattimo has received more than 243,719 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Gianni Vattimo is the 452nd most popular philosopher (up from 549th in 2019), the 1,297th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,583rd in 2019) and the 35th most popular Italian Philosopher.

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.48

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  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Gianni Vattimo has had the most page views in the with 121,007 views, followed by English (35,389), and Spanish (35,269). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are German (240.89%), Finnish (182.62%), and Catalan (156.79%)


Among philosophers, Gianni Vattimo ranks 452 out of 1,267Before him are Arnobius, John Toland, Huiyuan, Vasishtha, Luce Irigaray, and Maine de Biran. After him are Lucilio Vanini, Paul Natorp, Nelson Goodman, Michel Serres, Philodemus, and Martha Nussbaum.

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Among people born in 1936, Gianni Vattimo ranks 67Before him are J. Michael Bishop, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Infanta Pilar, Duchess of Badajoz, Kris Kristofferson, Alan J. Heeger, and François Pinault. After him are Don Cherry, Hideki Shirakawa, Engelbert Humperdinck, Yury Luzhkov, Joe D'Amato, and Iolanda Balaș. Among people deceased in 2023, Gianni Vattimo ranks 90Before him are Gaston Glock, Milan Milutinović, Henri Konan Bédié, Antonella Lualdi, Frank Borman, and Viktor Belenko. After him are Thomas Williams, Françoise Gilot, Luis Garavito, Dariush Mehrjui, Ruud Geels, and Dmitry Utkin.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Gianni Vattimo ranks 1,297 out of 5,161Before him are Alessandro Stradella (1643), Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy (1843), Philippe Buonarroti (1761), Vito Volterra (1860), Giovanni Papini (1881), and Francesco Maria Piave (1810). After him are Lucilio Vanini (1585), Amintore Fanfani (1908), Mario Del Monaco (1915), Charles I, Duke of Savoy (1468), Ascanio Sforza (1455), and Piero Manzoni (1933).


Among philosophers born in Italy, Gianni Vattimo ranks 35Before him are Gaius Musonius Rufus (25), Pietro Pomponazzi (1462), Brunetto Latini (1220), Bartolus de Saxoferrato (1313), Giles of Rome (1243), and Thomas Cajetan (1469). After him are Lucilio Vanini (1585), Vittorino da Feltre (1378), Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri (1667), Norberto Bobbio (1909), Gaetano Mosca (1858), and Dicaearchus (-350).