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Reinhart Koselleck

1923 - 2006

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Reinhart Koselleck (23 April 1923 – 3 February 2006) was a German historian. He is widely considered to be one of the most important historians of the 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Reinhart Koselleck has received more than 178,068 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Reinhart Koselleck is the 96th most popular historian (up from 98th in 2019), the 1,421st most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,467th in 2019) and the 12th most popular German Historian.

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Among historians, Reinhart Koselleck ranks 96 out of 339Before him are Sextus Julius Africanus, Al-Waqidi, Hieronymus Wolf, Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, Barbara W. Tuchman, and Hermann Alexander Diels. After him are Jean-Pierre Vernant, Christoph Cellarius, Arnold Hauser, George Kedrenos, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie, and Abu al-Faraj al-Isfahani.

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Among people born in 1923, Reinhart Koselleck ranks 68Before him are Hank Williams, Stig Dagerman, Bert Trautmann, Chaleo Yoovidhya, Victoria de los Ángeles, and Norman Mailer. After him are Richard Avedon, Lloyd Shapley, Leonid Gaidai, Ernest Mandel, André Gorz, and Sergey Akhromeyev. Among people deceased in 2006, Reinhart Koselleck ranks 67Before him are Ta Mok, Lillian Asplund, John Money, William Styron, Floyd Patterson, and Murray Bookchin. After him are Gillo Pontecorvo, Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Rudolf Vrba, Allen Carr, Hassan Gouled Aptidon, and María Capovilla.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Reinhart Koselleck ranks 1,421 out of 6,142Before him are Leonhart Fuchs (1501), Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (1860), Horst Ludwig Störmer (1949), Christian Friedrich Schönbein (1799), Vasily Radlov (1837), and Hans Vaihinger (1852). After him are Thomas Tuchel (1973), Elisabeth of the Palatinate (1618), Archduchess Maria Anna Josepha of Austria (1654), Arthur Auwers (1838), Hannah Höch (1889), and Wilhelm Müller (1794).

Among HISTORIANS In Germany

Among historians born in Germany, Reinhart Koselleck ranks 12Before him are Aby Warburg (1866), Erich Auerbach (1892), Julius Wellhausen (1844), Hieronymus Wolf (1516), Arthur Moeller van den Bruck (1876), and Hermann Alexander Diels (1848). After him are Christoph Cellarius (1638), Golo Mann (1909), August Ludwig von Schlözer (1735), Helmold (1120), Heinrich von Treitschke (1834), and Karl Lamprecht (1856).