Pierre Hadot

1922 - 2010

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Pierre Hadot (; French: [ado]; 21 February 1922 – 24 April 2010) was a French philosopher and historian of philosophy specializing in ancient philosophy, particularly Neoplatonism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Hadot has received more than 152,837 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Pierre Hadot is the 650th most popular philosopher, the 2,062nd most popular biography from France and the 84th most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Pierre Hadot ranks 650 out of 1,081Before him are Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai, Hippo, Johan Vilhelm Snellman, Gautama Maharishi, Johannes Bugenhagen, and Peter the Iberian. After him are Johannes Oecolampadius, Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi, Zoilus, Ammonius Hermiae, Antonio Labriola, and Hemachandra.

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Among people born in 1922, Pierre Hadot ranks 123Before him are Juan Antonio Bardem, Taro Kagawa, Patrick Macnee, Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Jonas Mekas, and Shigeru Mizuki. After him are Olga Ladyzhenskaya, Dana Zátopková, Gershon Kingsley, Leo Tindemans, Manuel Fraga, and Raymond Franz. Among people deceased in 2010, Pierre Hadot ranks 78Before him are Sigmar Polke, Nicolas Hayek, Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy, Andor Lilienthal, Luis Corvalán, and Malcolm McLaren. After him are Irvin Kershner, Rue McClanahan, Bella Akhmadulina, Raymond Franz, Peter Graves, and Robert Culp.

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Among people born in France, Pierre Hadot ranks 2,062 out of 6,011Before him are Danielle Mitterrand (1924), Jacques Tourneur (1904), Jacques Cazotte (1719), Hugh of Châteauneuf (1053), Nicole-Reine Lepaute (1723), and Georges-Charles de Heeckeren d'Anthès (1812). After him are Jean Calas (1698), Pierre Nora (1931), Pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme (1540), Honoré V, Prince of Monaco (1778), Jean Chacornac (1823), and Patricia Kaas (1966).


Among philosophers born in France, Pierre Hadot ranks 84Before him are Maurice Blondel (1861), Paul Nizan (1905), Yves Bonnefoy (1923), Jean Hyppolite (1907), Pierre Charron (1541), and Gersonides (1288). After him are Louis Couturat (1868), Amalric of Bena (1150), Gilbert de la Porrée (1070), Étienne-Gabriel Morelly (1717), Émile Boutroux (1845), and Jean-Marie Guyau (1854).