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Hubert Dreyfus

1929 - 2017

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Hubert Lederer Dreyfus (; October 15, 1929 – April 22, 2017) was an American philosopher and professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. His main interests included phenomenology, existentialism and the philosophy of both psychology and literature, as well as the philosophical implications of artificial intelligence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hubert Dreyfus has received more than 360,142 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hubert Dreyfus is the 979th most popular philosopher (down from 925th in 2019), the 5,398th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,897th in 2019) and the 47th most popular American Philosopher.

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 979 out of 1,089Before him are Ernest Nagel, Ivan Aksakov, Bernard Lonergan, Gómez Pereira, Tirumalai Krishnamacharya, and Allan Bloom. After him are Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, Mary Daly, Patricia Churchland, Ion Dragoumis, Ramananda, and Ivan Kireyevsky.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1929, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 285Before him are Eliseo Prado, Henry E. Holt, Terry Sawchuk, Ilya Piatetski-Shapiro, Claude Nougaro, and Ninón Sevilla. After him are Len Deighton, Günter Kunert, Milan Panić, Txillardegi, Carlo Clerici, and Beverly Sills. Among people deceased in 2017, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 276Before him are Carlos Humberto Romero, Rance Howard, Ludvig Faddeev, Alois Mock, Margot Hielscher, and Robert Taylor. After him are András Kovács, Daniil Granin, Marina Ratner, Paula Fox, Tim Pigott-Smith, and Leonid Bronevoy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 5,398 out of 15,968Before him are Jonah Hill (1983), Bobby Timmons (1935), John Krasinski (1979), Floyd Westerman (1936), Pia Zadora (1953), and Moe Tucker (1944). After him are Jack Oakie (1903), Wilson Bentley (1865), Debra Jo Rupp (1951), Aron Ralston (1975), Vinnie Paul (1964), and Joan Hackett (1934).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Hubert Dreyfus ranks 47Before him are Edmund Gettier (1927), Amos Bronson Alcott (1799), Wilfrid Sellars (1912), Ram Dass (1931), Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945), and Allan Bloom (1930). After him are Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet (1787), Mary Daly (1928), William Lane Craig (1949), Pat Robertson (1930), Harry Frankfurt (1929), and Richard Posner (1939).

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