Guan Zhong

720 BC - 645 BC

Guan Zhong

Guan Zhong (Chinese: 管仲; Wade–Giles: Kuan Chung; c. 720–645 BC) was a Chinese philosopher and politician. He served as chancellor and was a reformer of the State of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period of Chinese history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guan Zhong has received more than 118,873 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 365th most popular philosopher.

Memorability Metrics

  • 120k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among philosophers, Guan Zhong ranks 363 out of 1,005Before him are Haji Bektash Veli, Ronald Dworkin, E. H. Carr, Yi I, Alexandre Kojève, and Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais. After him are Timon of Phlius, Pietro Pomponazzi, Theano, Yuri Lotman, Thrasymachus, and Edward de Bono.

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Among people born in 720 BC, Guan Zhong ranks 1 Among people deceased in 645 BC, Guan Zhong ranks 2Before him is Archilochus. After him is Terpander.

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In China

Among people born in China, Guan Zhong ranks 242 out of 921Before him are Emperor Qianshao of Han (-150), Ai Weiwei (1957), Gao Shun (200), Jack Ma (1964), Sima Guang (1019), and Jayaatu Khan Tugh Temür (1304). After him are Zhang Xueliang (1901), Meng Tian (-250), Kaidu (1230), Emperor Qinzong (1100), Sima Shi (208), and 12th Dalai Lama (1857).


Among philosophers born in China, Guan Zhong ranks 17Before him are Xun Kuang (-313), Milarepa (1052), Shen Kuo (1031), Huineng (638), Wang Yangming (1472), and Han Yu (768). After him are Ban Zhao (45), Dong Zhongshu (-179), Linji Yixuan (null), Ouyang Xiu (1007), Ge Hong (284), and Zhang Daoling (34).

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