John Wycliffe

1324 - 1384

John Wycliffe

John Wycliffe (; also spelled Wyclif, Wycliff, Wiclef, Wicliffe, Wickliffe; c. 1320s – 31 December 1384) was an English scholastic philosopher, theologian, biblical translator, reformer, priest, and a seminary professor at the University of Oxford. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Wycliffe has received more than 1,636,986 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 133rd most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, John Wycliffe ranks 131 out of 1,005Before him are Count of St. Germain, Mozi, Marsilio Ficino, Martin Buber, Henri de Saint-Simon, and Giambattista Vico. After him are Pyrrho, György Lukács, Emanuel Swedenborg, Isocrates, Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, and Edith Stein.

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Among people born in 1324, John Wycliffe ranks 1After him are David II of Scotland, Ivan Sratsimir of Bulgaria, Joan, Duchess of Brittany, and Manuel II of Trebizond. Among people deceased in 1384, John Wycliffe ranks 1After him are Louis I, Duke of Anjou, Louis II, Count of Flanders, Geert Groote, Joan, Duchess of Brittany, and Thomas Preljubović.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Wycliffe ranks 154 out of 5,347Before him are Edward VII (1841), Henry VI of England (1421), Olav V of Norway (1903), C. S. Lewis (1898), Julie Andrews (1935), and John Logie Baird (1888). After him are Edward Smith (1850), William IV of the United Kingdom (1765), Cat Stevens (1948), George Boole (1815), Princess Helena of the United Kingdom (1846), and Thomas Newcomen (1663).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, John Wycliffe ranks 11Before him are Thomas More (1478), William of Ockham (1285), Roger Bacon (1220), Herbert Spencer (1820), Jeremy Bentham (1748), and Duns Scotus (1265). After him are Joseph Priestley (1733), Alcuin (735), John Venn (1834), Thomas Carlyle (1795), William Godwin (1756), and Houston Stewart Chamberlain (1855).