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Johannes Nikolaus Tetens

1736 - 1807

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Johannes Nikolaus Tetens (also Johann; Danish: Johan Nicolai Tetens; 16 September 1736 – 17 August 1807) was a German-Danish philosopher, statistician and scientist. He has been called the "German Locke," on the basis of a comparison of his major work Philosophische Versuche über die menschliche Natur und ihre Entwickelung (1777) with the work of John Locke. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes Nikolaus Tetens has received more than 33,552 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Johannes Nikolaus Tetens is the 865th most popular philosopher, the 2,810th most popular biography from Germany and the 112th most popular German Philosopher.

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens ranks 865 out of 1,089Before him are Camillo Berneri, Lucien Sève, Lon L. Fuller, Erich Neumann, Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, and Anne Conway. After him are Michel Marcel Navratil, Nasr Abu Zayd, Leo Löwenthal, Yun Hyu, Tan Sitong, and Debendranath Tagore.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1736, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens ranks 17Before him are Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus, Anton Graff, Edward Waring, and Patrick Henry. After him are Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, Joseph Pickford, Daniel Morgan, and Carter Braxton. Among people deceased in 1807, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens ranks 18Before him are Nikolai Rezanov, Jacob Philipp Hackert, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Herbst, Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm, and Louis Auguste Le Tonnelier de Breteuil. After him are Joseph Brant, Johann III Bernoulli, Jeremias Benjamin Richter, Sophie von La Roche, Mikhail Kheraskov, and Clara Reeve.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens ranks 2,810 out of 5,289Before him are Alfred Delp (1907), Karl Friedrich von Gaertner (1772), Johannes Schmidt (1843), Helmut Griem (1932), Anno II (1010), and Jens Böhrnsen (1949). After him are Petra Kelly (1947), Grand Duchess Maria Kirillovna of Russia (1907), Oliver Hirschbiegel (1957), Duchess Elisabeth Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1869), Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler (1811), and Albert II, Duke of Saxony (1250).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Germany

Among philosophers born in Germany, Johannes Nikolaus Tetens ranks 112Before him are Gabriel Biel (1418), Hans Albert (1921), Philipp Mainländer (1841), Carl Dahlhaus (1928), Ferdinand Christian Baur (1792), and Erich Neumann (1905). After him are Leo Löwenthal (1900), Josef Pieper (1904), Arthur Oncken Lovejoy (1873), Heymann Steinthal (1823), Friedrich Adolf Trendelenburg (1802), and Rudolf Stammler (1856).