Louis Couturat

1868 - 1914

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Louis Couturat (French: [kutyʁa]; 17 January 1868 – 3 August 1914) was a French logician, mathematician, philosopher, and linguist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis Couturat has received more than 53,811 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Louis Couturat is the 519th most popular philosopher (up from 656th in 2019), the 1,577th most popular biography from France (up from 2,107th in 2019) and the 70th most popular French Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Louis Couturat ranks 519 out of 1,267Before him are Thomas Nagel, Linji Yixuan, Charles Taylor, Annemarie Schimmel, A. J. Ayer, and Ananda Coomaraswamy. After him are William of Champeaux, Eduard Spranger, Émile Chartier, Shen Buhai, Henry Corbin, and Hans Blumenberg.

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Among people born in 1868, Louis Couturat ranks 57Before him are Magnus Hirschfeld, Princess Anastasia of Montenegro, James Brendan Connolly, Eleanor H. Porter, Jane Avril, and Olga Knipper. After him are Émile Chartier, Franz Ritter von Epp, Paul Otlet, Francis Jammes, Ahmed Shawqi, and Archduke Ferdinand Karl of Austria. Among people deceased in 1914, Louis Couturat ranks 28Before him are Alphonse Bertillon, Charles Péguy, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Alain-Fournier, Empress Shōken, and Joseph Chamberlain. After him are Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, John Tenniel, Joseph Swan, Anatoly Lyadov, Jurji Zaydan, and Christian Morgenstern.

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Among people born in France, Louis Couturat ranks 1,577 out of 6,770Before him are Emmanuel Petit (1970), Philibert I, Duke of Savoy (1465), Jean Chardin (1643), Corinne Cléry (1950), Audrey Tautou (1976), and Arman (1928). After him are Patrice Chéreau (1944), Edmond Debeaumarché (1906), Youri Djorkaeff (1968), Raimbaut de Vaqueiras (1165), Frank Darabont (1959), and Arletty (1898).


Among philosophers born in France, Louis Couturat ranks 70Before him are Victor Cousin (1792), Michel de Certeau (1925), Vincent of Beauvais (1190), Jean-Luc Nancy (1940), Pierre Duhem (1861), and Guillaume Budé (1467). After him are William of Champeaux (1070), Émile Chartier (1868), Henry Corbin (1903), Georges Canguilhem (1904), Jacques Ellul (1912), and Gersonides (1288).