460 BC - 380 BC


Prodicus of Ceos (; Greek: Πρόδικος ὁ Κεῖος, Pródikos ho Keios; c. 465 BC – c. 395 BC) was a Greek philosopher, and part of the first generation of Sophists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prodicus has received more than 101,781 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 299th most popular philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Prodicus ranks 297 out of 1,005Before him are Ammonius Saccas, G. E. Moore, François Fénelon, Peter Singer, Pherecydes of Syros, and Huineng. After him are Georges Sorel, Alcmaeon of Croton, Antonio Negri, Aenesidemus, Priscus, and Sri Aurobindo.

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Among people born in 460 BC, Prodicus ranks 6Before him are Hippocrates, Democritus, Thucydides, Critias, and Diogenes of Apollonia. After him is Verginia. Among people deceased in 380 BC, Prodicus ranks 2Before him is Lysias. After him are Hakor, Agesipolis I, Nepherites II, and Philoxenus of Cythera.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Prodicus ranks 159 out of 698Before him are Periander (-700), Prokopis Pavlopoulos (1950), Nicias (-500), Antigonus II Gonatas (-319), Hippocrates of Chios (-470), and Pherecydes of Syros (-580). After him are Gotse Delchev (1872), Aenesidemus (-80), Andronicus of Rhodes (-100), Oruç Reis (1473), Karolos Papoulias (1929), and Konstantinos Karamanlis (1907).