Julius Evola

1898 - 1974

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Giulio Cesare Andrea "Julius" Evola (Italian: [ˈɛːvola]; 19 May 1898 – 11 June 1974) was an Italian far-right philosopher. Evola regarded his values as traditionalist, aristocratic, martial, and imperialist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julius Evola has received more than 2,637,633 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Julius Evola is the 219th most popular philosopher (up from 267th in 2019), the 586th most popular biography from Italy (up from 743rd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Italian Philosopher.

Julius Evola was an Italian philosopher and writer who was most famous for his criticism of modernity and his advocacy of a traditionalist society.

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Among philosophers, Julius Evola ranks 219 out of 1,267Before him are Rudolf Carnap, Benedetto Croce, Diogenes of Apollonia, Miguel de Unamuno, Imre Lakatos, and George Herbert Mead. After him are Josef Breuer, Cratylus, Bayazid Bastami, Nikolai Berdyaev, Marsilius of Padua, and Paul Feyerabend.

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Among people born in 1898, Julius Evola ranks 22Before him are C. S. Lewis, Liu Shaoqi, Gunnar Myrdal, Leo Szilard, Tamara de Lempicka, and Isidor Isaac Rabi. After him are Hans Krebs, Rodion Malinovsky, Rudolf Dassler, Henry Moore, Ahmad Shah Qajar, and Karl Ziegler. Among people deceased in 1974, Julius Evola ranks 16Before him are Pär Lagerkvist, U Thant, Baldur von Schirach, Duke Ellington, Virginia Apgar, and Imre Lakatos. After him are Miguel Ángel Asturias, Rudolf Dassler, David Oistrakh, Jacob L. Moreno, Darius Milhaud, and Erich Kästner.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Julius Evola ranks 586 out of 5,161Before him are Anna Magnani (1908), Giuseppe Farina (1906), Aldus Manutius (1449), Tibullus (-50), Hiero II of Syracuse (-308), and Titus Tatius (-800). After him are Muzio Clementi (1752), Bona Sforza (1494), Niccolò dell'Abbate (1512), Roberto Mancini (1964), Giorgio Moroder (1940), and Francis I of the Two Sicilies (1777).


Among philosophers born in Italy, Julius Evola ranks 19Before him are Bonaventure (1221), Marsilio Ficino (1433), Giambattista Vico (1668), Hippasus (-600), Cesare Beccaria (1738), and Benedetto Croce (1866). After him are Marsilius of Padua (1275), Giorgio Agamben (1942), Theano (-600), Alcmaeon of Croton (-510), Antonio Negri (1933), and Giovanni Gentile (1875).