Marquis de Condorcet

1743 - 1794

Marquis de Condorcet

Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, Marquis of Condorcet (French: [maʁi ʒɑ̃n‿ɑ̃twan nikola də kaʁita kɔ̃dɔʁsɛ]; 17 September 1743 – 29 March 1794), known as Nicolas de Condorcet, was a French philosopher and mathematician. His ideas, including support for a liberal economy, free and equal public instruction, constitutional government, and equal rights for women and people of all races, have been said to embody the ideals of the Age of Enlightenment and Enlightenment rationalism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marquis de Condorcet has received more than 511,267 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 158th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Marquis de Condorcet ranks 157 out of 1,005Before him are Ferdinand Tönnies, Louis Althusser, Carl Schmitt, Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten, Ernst Cassirer, and Max Horkheimer. After him are Marshall McLuhan, Mikhail Bakhtin, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Emmanuel Levinas, Han Fei, and Paul Ricœur.

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Among people born in 1743, Marquis de Condorcet ranks 6Before him are Thomas Jefferson, Antoine Lavoisier, Jean-Paul Marat, Madame du Barry, and Luigi Boccherini. After him are Alessandro Cagliostro, Martin Heinrich Klaproth, Toussaint Louverture, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Carl Peter Thunberg, and Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi. Among people deceased in 1794, Marquis de Condorcet ranks 5Before him are Antoine Lavoisier, Maximilien Robespierre, Georges Danton, and Louis Antoine de Saint-Just. After him are Cesare Beccaria, Edward Gibbon, Camille Desmoulins, Jacques Hébert, Élisabeth of France, André Chénier, and Georges Couthon.

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Among people born in France, Marquis de Condorcet ranks 317 out of 4,109Before him are Nicolas Appert (1749), Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban (1633), Frédéric Passy (1822), Jean Arp (1886), Chrétien de Troyes (1135), and Gustave Moreau (1826). After him are François Quesnay (1694), Léo Delibes (1836), Pope Clement IV (1190), Claude Lorrain (1600), Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis (1792), and François Mauriac (1885).


Among philosophers born in France, Marquis de Condorcet ranks 16Before him are Roland Barthes (1915), Gilles Deleuze (1925), Charles Fourier (1772), Henri de Saint-Simon (1760), Simone Weil (1909), and Jean Baudrillard (1929). After him are Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1908), Paul Ricœur (1913), Ernest Renan (1823), Jean Buridan (1295), Claude Adrien Helvétius (1715), and Jean-François Lyotard (1924).

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