Jaakko Hintikka

1929 - 2015

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Kaarlo Jaakko Juhani Hintikka (12 January 1929 – 12 August 2015) was a Finnish philosopher and logician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jaakko Hintikka has received more than 156,644 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Jaakko Hintikka is the 693rd most popular philosopher, the 74th most popular biography from Finland (down from 72nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 693 out of 1,081Before him are Kitaro Nishida, William Heard Kilpatrick, Alexius Meinong, Antonio Rosmini, Alvin Plantinga, and Émile Boutroux. After him are Olaf Stapledon, Jean-Marie Guyau, Nisargadatta Maharaj, Michael Walzer, Theophan Prokopovich, and Frithjof Schuon.

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Among people born in 1929, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 144Before him are Michael Michai Kitbunchu, Filaret, Roger Byrne, Amitai Etzioni, Poul Schlüter, and Dina bint Abdul-Hamid. After him are Darío Castrillón Hoyos, Zeca Afonso, Alain Tanner, John C. Bogle, Charles Tilly, and Anne Meara. Among people deceased in 2015, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 103Before him are Satoru Iwata, Shigeru Mizuki, Ieng Thirith, Percy Sledge, Magali Noël, and Tadahiko Ueda. After him are Adrian Frutiger, Jenő Buzánszky, Aldo Ciccolini, Kirk Kerkorian, Jacob Bekenstein, and Eileen Essell.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 74 out of 642Before him are Peter Forsskål (1732), Clas Thunberg (1893), Leif Segerstam (1944), Paavo Lipponen (1941), Minna Canth (1844), and Edvard Westermarck (1862). After him are Matti Järvinen (1909), Henri Toivonen (1956), Juhani Aho (1861), Jarno Saarinen (1945), Eero Aarnio (1932), and Fredrika Bremer (1801).


Among philosophers born in Finland, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 3Before him are Georg Henrik von Wright (1916) and Edvard Westermarck (1862).