110 BC - 35 BC

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Philodemus of Gadara (Greek: Φιλόδημος ὁ Γαδαρεύς, Philodēmos, "love of the people"; c. 110 – prob. c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philodemus has received more than 96,479 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Philodemus is the 487th most popular philosopher (down from 460th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Jordan (down from 8th in 2019) and the most popular Jordanian Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Philodemus ranks 487 out of 1,089Before him are Gilbert Ryle, Karl Korsch, Chantal Mouffe, Ernst Troeltsch, Su Song, and André Gorz. After him are A. J. Ayer, Eduard Spranger, John Toland, Karl Löwith, Adam Ferguson, and Nezahualcoyotl.

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Among people born in 110 BC, Philodemus ranks 4Before him are Hillel the Elder, Titus Pomponius Atticus, and Hyrcanus II. After him is Lucius Julius Caesar. Among people deceased in 35 BC, Philodemus ranks 2Before him is Sextus Pompey. After him is Varro Atacinus.

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In Jordan

Among people born in Jordan, Philodemus ranks 10 out of 37Before him are As-Saffah (722), Al-Mahdi (744), Abdullah II of Jordan (1962), Menippus (-290), Judas of Galilee (-100), and Nicomachus (60). After him are Balak (null), Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (1966), Meleager of Gadara (-130), Simon bar Giora (100), Fouad Twal (1940), and Phinehas (-1300).


Among philosophers born in Jordan, Philodemus ranks 1