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 103,264 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Philodemus is the 486th most popular philosopher (up from 487th in 2019), the 9th most popular biography from Jordan (up from 10th in 2019) and the most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Philodemus ranks 486 out of 1,081Before him are Plutarch of Athens, Ahmad Sirhindi, Zhiyi, Thomas Cajetan, Agrippa the Skeptic, and Dong Zhongshu. After him are Karl Löwith, Karl-Otto Apel, William of Champeaux, Martha Nussbaum, Gaetano Mosca, and Themistius.

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Among people born in 110 BC, Philodemus ranks 4Before him are Hillel the Elder, Hyrcanus II, and Titus Pomponius Atticus. After him are Lucius Julius Caesar and Gaius Calpurnius Piso. 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 9 out of 44Before him are Al-Mansur (714), As-Saffah (722), Al-Mahdi (744), Menippus (-290), Abdullah II of Jordan (1962), and Nicomachus (60). After him are Balak (null), Simon bar Giora (100), Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (1966), Jair (-1000), Meleager of Gadara (-130), and Phinehas (-1300).


Among philosophers born in Jordan, Philodemus ranks 1