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James Dunn

1939 - 2020

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James Douglas Grant Dunn (21 October 1939 – 26 June 2020), also known as Jimmy Dunn, was a British New Testament scholar, who was for many years the Lightfoot Professor of Divinity in the Department of Theology at the University of Durham. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Dunn has received more than 20,149 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). James Dunn is the 1,170th most popular philosopher (down from 964th in 2019), the 5,069th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,813th in 2019) and the 92nd most popular British Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, James Dunn ranks 1,170 out of 1,081Before him are Stanley Fish, Michael Novak, Cornel West, David Benatar, Peter Kreeft, and Nick Land. After him are Dugald Stewart, Leonard Peikoff, Yuval Steinitz, Paul Churchland, Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock, and José Horacio Gómez.

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Among people born in 1939, James Dunn ranks 506Before him are Brian Jacques, Velimir Sombolac, James Hartle, Claude Piquemal, Anne Heggtveit, and Viktor Shustikov. After him are David Souter, Anthony Lake, Neil Sloane, Bill Toomey, Sonny Fortune, and Richard Zare. Among people deceased in 2020, James Dunn ranks 637Before him are Aileen Baviera, Jim Marurai, Jan Halvarsson, Jan Kowalczyk, Jan Morris, and Dave Greenfield. After him are Ben Jipcho, Timothy Ray Brown, James Lipton, Rupert Hine, Charles Wuorinen, and James Flynn.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, James Dunn ranks 5,069 out of 7,765Before him are Nick Land (1962), Richard Tandy (1948), Amelia Warner (1982), Joyce Cary (1888), Michelle Gomez (1966), and Keiran Lee (1984). After him are Birdy (1996), Douglas Lowe (1902), Jo Cox (1974), Henry Banks (1913), Chris Lawrence (1933), and Eric Bristow (1957).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, James Dunn ranks 92Before him are C. H. Dodd (1884), Peter Geach (1916), Susan Haack (1945), J. J. C. Smart (1920), Mary Midgley (1919), and Nick Land (1962). After him are Dugald Stewart (1753), Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock (1924), Richard Crashaw (1612), Kwame Anthony Appiah (1954), N. T. Wright (1948), and Colin McGinn (1950).