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Henri Wallon

1879 - 1962

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Henri Paul Hyacinthe Wallon (March 15, 1879 – December 1, 1962) was a French philosopher, psychologist (in the field of social psychology), neuropsychiatrist, teacher, and politician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Wallon has received more than 4,140 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Henri Wallon is the 119th most popular psychologist (down from 115th in 2019), the 1,903rd most popular biography from France (down from 1,783rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular French Psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Henri Wallon ranks 119 out of 183Before him are Serge Moscovici, George Kelly, Ovide Decroly, Jon Kabat-Zinn, R. D. Laing, and Robert Sternberg. After him are Adolf Bastian, William McDougall, Robert Plutchik, Steven Pinker, Henry Murray, and Thomas Gordon.

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Among people born in 1879, Henri Wallon ranks 61Before him are Nikolai Medtner, Periyar E. V. Ramasamy, William Fox, Ethel Barrymore, Agrippina Vaganova, and Marius Jacob. After him are Samuel Goldwyn, Vladko Maček, Aleksandar Tsankov, Princess Marie Louise of Hanover, Kartini, and Jacques Copeau. Among people deceased in 1962, Henri Wallon ranks 57Before him are Lei Feng, Frank Borzage, Muhammad VIII al-Amin, Hu Shih, Poul Nielsen, and E. E. Cummings. After him are Prince René of Bourbon-Parma, Emil Artin, Tod Browning, Ricardo Rodríguez, Trygve Gulbranssen, and Kirsten Flagstad.

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In France

Among people born in France, Henri Wallon ranks 1,903 out of 6,011Before him are Geoffrey II, Count of Anjou (1006), Peire Vidal (1140), Jérôme Lejeune (1926), Claude Brasseur (1936), Louis Anquetin (1861), and Jules Dupré (1811). After him are Honoré III, Prince of Monaco (1720), André Courrèges (1923), François Faber (1887), Constant Troyon (1810), John Theophilus Desaguliers (1683), and Louis-François de Boufflers (1644).


Among psychologists born in France, Henri Wallon ranks 8Before him are Gustave Le Bon (1841), Alfred Binet (1857), Princess Marie Bonaparte (1882), Pierre Janet (1859), Théodule-Armand Ribot (1839), and Émile Coué (1857). After him are Françoise Dolto (1908), Jean Laplanche (1924), and Boris Cyrulnik (1937).