365 BC - 275 BC


Pyrrho of Elis (; Ancient Greek: Πύρρων ὁ Ἠλεῖος, romanized: Pyrrhо̄n ho Ēleios; c. 360 – c. 270 BC) was a Greek philosopher of Classical antiquity and is credited as being the first Greek skeptic philosopher and founder of Pyrrhonism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pyrrho has received more than 252,744 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 134th most popular philosopher.

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  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.63

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among philosophers, Pyrrho ranks 132 out of 1,005Before him are Mozi, Marsilio Ficino, Martin Buber, Henri de Saint-Simon, Giambattista Vico, and John Wycliffe. After him are György Lukács, Emanuel Swedenborg, Isocrates, Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, Edith Stein, and Johann Friedrich Herbart.

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Among people born in 365 BC, Pyrrho ranks 1After him are Crates of Thebes and Pharnabazus III. Among people deceased in 275 BC, Pyrrho ranks 1

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Pyrrho ranks 54 out of 698Before him are Antisthenes (-445), Polykleitos (-450), Miltiades (-540), Peleus (null), Lycurgus of Sparta (-800), and Pope Sixtus II (215). After him are Nikos Kazantzakis (1883), Isocrates (-436), Vangelis (1943), Pope Dionysius (200), Constantine II of Greece (1940), and Nâzım Hikmet (1902).


Among philosophers born in Greece, Pyrrho ranks 12Before him are Democritus (-460), Plutarch (46), Protagoras (-486), Theophrastus (-371), Gorgias (-483), and Antisthenes (-445). After him are Isocrates (-436), Leucippus (-500), Clement of Alexandria (150), Hippias (-443), Diotima of Mantinea (-450), and Melissus of Samos (-470).

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