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Jean Starobinski

1920 - 2019

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Jean Starobinski (17 November 1920 – 4 March 2019) was a Swiss literary critic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Starobinski has received more than 59,934 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jean Starobinski is the 789th most popular philosopher (down from 784th in 2019), the 237th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 239th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Swiss Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Jean Starobinski ranks 789 out of 1,081Before him are Glaucon, Domingo de Soto, Hakuin Ekaku, Donald Davidson, Ludovico Antonio Muratori, and Michael J. Sandel. After him are Clitomachus, Joseph Albo, Raymond Williams, Hayashi Razan, Ahmad al-Tayyeb, and Yajnavalkya.

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Among people born in 1920, Jean Starobinski ranks 148Before him are Thomas Szasz, Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani, Alf Ramsey, Alexander Arutiunian, Georg Ots, and Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir. After him are Eva Dahlbeck, Ben Ferencz, Eduardo Mondlane, Lazar Mojsov, Lê Đức Anh, and Emilio Colombo. Among people deceased in 2019, Jean Starobinski ranks 138Before him are Peter Schreier, Keith Flint, Waldo Machado, Paul Volcker, Jean-Pierre Marielle, and Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir. After him are Václav Vorlíček, William Levada, Édith Scob, Dick Dale, Mark Hollis, and Patrick Sercu.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Jean Starobinski ranks 237 out of 876Before him are Matilda of Habsburg (1253), Maurice Bavaud (1916), Gabriela Andersen-Schiess (1945), Giovanni Giacometti (1868), Carl Nägeli (1817), and DJ BoBo (1968). After him are Heinz Holliger (1939), Ivan Rakitić (1988), Rudolf Wolf (1816), Ludwig Senfl (1486), George de Mestral (1907), and Vincent Perez (1964).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Switzerland

Among philosophers born in Switzerland, Jean Starobinski ranks 9Before him are Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821), Frithjof Schuon (1907), Emil Brunner (1889), Denis de Rougemont (1906), Jean Ziegler (1934), and Jean Vanier (1928). After him are Emer de Vattel (1714), Edmond Privat (1889), Karl Ludwig von Haller (1768), Tariq Ramadan (1962), and Alain de Botton (1969).