Lucian Blaga

1895 - 1961

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Lucian Blaga (Romanian: [lut͡ʃiˈan ˈblaɡa] (listen); 9 May 1895 – 6 May 1961) was a Romanian philosopher, poet, playwright, poetry translator and novelist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lucian Blaga has received more than 545,055 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Lucian Blaga is the 691st most popular philosopher (up from 720th in 2019), the 128th most popular biography from Romania (up from 131st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Romanian Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Lucian Blaga ranks 691 out of 1,089Before him are Anniceris, Diodorus Cronus, Thomas Hill Green, Johannes Oecolampadius, Peter John Olivi, and Daisaku Ikeda. After him are Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi, Jaakko Hintikka, Hermippus of Smyrna, Domingo de Soto, Vladimir Jankélévitch, and Johann Heinrich Alsted.

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Among people born in 1895, Lucian Blaga ranks 101Before him are Matthew Ridgway, Kurt Schumacher, Sheng Shicai, Heinrich Eberbach, Michel Simon, and Nedeljko Čabrinović. After him are Juan de la Cierva, 1st Count of la Cierva, Hanns Albin Rauter, Ernesto Lecuona, Walter Gieseking, Liaquat Ali Khan, and Archduke Maximilian Eugen of Austria. Among people deceased in 1961, Lucian Blaga ranks 44Before him are Maya Deren, Herbert Pitman, Ludwik Fleck, Mei Lanfang, Domenico Tardini, and Max Simon. After him are Archduchess Maria Annunciata of Austria, Clark Ashton Smith, Robert Garrett, Princess Dagmar of Denmark, Valentin Bondarenko, and Henri Breuil.

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Among people born in Romania, Lucian Blaga ranks 128 out of 572Before him are Constantin Sănătescu (1885), Nicolaus Olahus (1493), Petru Rareș (1487), Hermann Kövess von Kövessháza (1854), Constantin Brâncoveanu (1654), and Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde (1812). After him are János Arany (1817), Orban (1404), Vasile Alecsandri (1821), Tudor Vladimirescu (1780), Abraham Wald (1902), and Serge Klarsfeld (1935).


Among philosophers born in Romania, Lucian Blaga ranks 3Before him are Georges Politzer (1903) and Lucien Goldmann (1913). After him are Péter Pázmány (1570), Vazgen I (1908), and Ferenc Dávid (1510).