Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe

1940 - 2007

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Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe (; French: [laku labaʁt]; 6 March 1940 – 28 January 2007) was a French philosopher. He was also a literary critic and translator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe has received more than 73,452 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe is the 968th most popular philosopher (down from 900th in 2019), the 3,425th most popular biography from France (down from 3,057th in 2019) and the 119th most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe ranks 968 out of 1,081Before him are Rudolf Stammler, Caspar Bartholin the Elder, Daniel Bensaïd, David of Dinant, Camillo Berneri, and Wilfrid Sellars. After him are Clémence Royer, Alfonso Reyes, Dominicus Gundissalinus, Phaenias of Eresus, Susan George, and Heymann Steinthal.

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Among people born in 1940, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe ranks 253Before him are Larry Hankin, Bruce Beresford, Hiroshi Katayama, Jesús López Cobos, Marcelino Martínez, and Veikko Kankkonen. After him are Gheorghe Gruia, Valie Export, Tommy Lawrence, Reinhard Bonnke, Fleur Jaeggy, and Godfrey Reggio. Among people deceased in 2007, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe ranks 177Before him are Michael Brecker, Andrej Kvašňák, Bruno Mattei, Antonio María Javierre Ortas, Jean Stablinski, and Salomon Morel. After him are Gyula Zsivótzky, Angelo Felici, Sandro Salvadore, Yang Chuan-kwang, Parry O'Brien, and Manuel Bento.

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Among people born in France, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe ranks 3,425 out of 6,011Before him are Adolphe d'Archiac (1802), Michel Garicoïts (1797), Louis Antoine de Noailles (1651), Eugène-Anatole Demarçay (1852), Jean Robic (1921), and Louis Duchesne (1843). After him are Frédéric Beigbeder (1965), Béatrice Dalle (1964), Bernard Lacombe (1952), Marguerite Laugier (1896), Daniel Boulanger (1922), and Jacques Georges (1916).


Among philosophers born in France, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe ranks 119Before him are Pierre Nicole (1625), Jean Rostand (1894), Roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy (1618), Édouard Le Roy (1870), Michel Onfray (1959), and Daniel Bensaïd (1946). After him are Clémence Royer (1830), Bernard Stiegler (1952), Guillaume Faye (1949), Rémi Brague (1947), Jean François de Saint-Lambert (1716), and Samuel ibn Tibbon (1150).