Henry More

1614 - 1687

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Henry More (; 12 October 1614 – 1 September 1687) was an English philosopher of the Cambridge Platonist school. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry More has received more than 149,363 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry More is the 655th most popular philosopher (down from 638th in 2019), the 1,491st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,380th in 2019) and the 44th most popular British Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Henry More ranks 655 out of 1,089Before him are Kazimierz Łyszczyński, Helmuth Plessner, Ammonius Hermiae, Jean Ziegler, Silvia Federici, and Lucien Goldmann. After him are Polemon, Michael J. Sandel, Musaeus of Athens, Julien Benda, Florian Znaniecki, and Jean Hyppolite.

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Among people born in 1614, Henry More ranks 5Before him are Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria, Franciscus Sylvius, Juan Carreño de Miranda, and John Wilkins. After him are Eberhard III, Duke of Württemberg, Hallgrímur Pétursson, Martino Martini, Michał Boym, Jahanara Begum, and Augustus, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels. Among people deceased in 1687, Henry More ranks 7Before him are Jean-Baptiste Lully, William Petty, Johannes Hevelius, René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, Constantijn Huygens, and Nicholas Mercator. After him are Laura Martinozzi, Margravine Magdalene Sibylle of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, François de Créquy, Nell Gwyn, Ferdinand Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern, and Geminiano Montanari.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Henry More ranks 1,491 out of 6,924Before him are Geraldine McEwan (1932), Martin Lowry (1874), Peter Collins (1931), Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (1883), Brenda Blethyn (1946), and Anthony Trollope (1815). After him are Oswald of Northumbria (604), Joseph Bell (1837), Arthur Rackham (1867), John Collier (1850), Stephen Harding (1059), and Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge (1774).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, Henry More ranks 44Before him are Alexander of Hales (1175), Antony Flew (1923), Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623), P. F. Strawson (1919), William Paley (1743), and Robert Filmer (1588). After him are Olaf Stapledon (1886), Thomas Hill Green (1836), Thomas Arnold (1795), Raymond Williams (1921), Perry Anderson (1938), and Charles Kay Ogden (1889).