Michel Marcel Navratil

1908 - 2001

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Michel Marcel Navratil, Jr. (12 June 1908 – 30 January 2001) was a French philosophy professor who was one of the last survivors of the sinking of Titanic on 15 April 1912. He, along with his brother, Edmond (1910–1953), were known as the "Titanic Orphans", having been the only children rescued without a parent or guardian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Marcel Navratil has received more than 304,374 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Michel Marcel Navratil is the 866th most popular philosopher (up from 867th in 2019), the 2,901st most popular biography from France and the 107th most popular French Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Michel Marcel Navratil ranks 866 out of 1,089Before him are Lucien Sève, Lon L. Fuller, Erich Neumann, Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Anne Conway, and Johannes Nikolaus Tetens. After him are Nasr Abu Zayd, Leo Löwenthal, Yun Hyu, Tan Sitong, Debendranath Tagore, and Antoun Saadeh.

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Among people born in 1908, Michel Marcel Navratil ranks 153Before him are Ramdhari Singh Dinkar, Sarit Thanarat, Son Ngoc Thanh, John Mills, Gideon Ståhlberg, and Mario Evaristo. After him are Elliott Carter, Fritz Fischer, Ho Jong-suk, Olga Benário Prestes, Alfons Rebane, and Edoardo Amaldi. Among people deceased in 2001, Michel Marcel Navratil ranks 115Before him are Nigel Hawthorne, Josef Klaus, Rehavam Ze'evi, Victor Wong, Charles Helou, and William Masters. After him are Friedrich Franz, Hereditary Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, William P. Rogers, Aldo Olivieri, Barend Biesheuvel, Kathleen Freeman, and Juan Carlos Lorenzo.

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Among people born in France, Michel Marcel Navratil ranks 2,901 out of 5,234Before him are André Hunebelle (1896), Madeleine Lebeau (1923), Ernest Monis (1846), Albert, 4th duc de Broglie (1821), Victor Segalen (1878), and André Leducq (1904). After him are Henri Sauguet (1901), Hugues-Bernard Maret, duc de Bassano (1763), Jacques Dupont (1928), Alexis Thérèse Petit (1791), Wan Hu (1510), and Jean-Antoine Chaptal (1756).


Among philosophers born in France, Michel Marcel Navratil ranks 107Before him are Alain Finkielkraut (1949), Favorinus (85), Pierre Nicole (1625), Léon Brunschvicg (1869), Charles Renouvier (1815), and Lucien Sève (1926). After him are Jean-Luc Marion (1946), Firmin Abauzit (1679), Jean Rostand (1894), Élisabeth Badinter (1944), Édouard Le Roy (1870), and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe (1940).