Rudolf Christoph Eucken

1846 - 1926

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Rudolf Christoph Eucken (German pronunciation: [ˈʁuːdɔlf ˈʔɔʏkn̩] ; 5 January 1846 – 14 September 1926) was a German philosopher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf Christoph Eucken has received more than 153,008 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Rudolf Christoph Eucken is the 109th most popular philosopher (up from 133rd in 2019), the 145th most popular biography from Germany (up from 176th in 2019) and the 16th most popular German Philosopher.

Rudolf Christoph Eucken was a German philosopher and economist who is most famous for his work in philosophy of religion, ethics, and aesthetics. He is also known for his work on the development of the social market economy.

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Over the past year Rudolf Christoph Eucken has had the most page views in the with 15,607 views, followed by German (13,657), and Spanish (4,962). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Afrikaans (40,400.00%), Tamil (252.08%), and Hakka (202.55%)


Among philosophers, Rudolf Christoph Eucken ranks 109 out of 1,267Before him are Jacques Derrida, Roland Barthes, Meister Eckhart, Zhu Xi, Emil Cioran, and Wilhelm von Humboldt. After him are Tertullian, Gilles Deleuze, Bodhidharma, Antisthenes, William of Ockham, and Henri de Saint-Simon.

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Among people born in 1846, Rudolf Christoph Eucken ranks 1After him are Peter Carl Fabergé, Henryk Sienkiewicz, Princess Helena of the United Kingdom, George Westinghouse, Edmondo De Amicis, Wilhelm Maybach, Comte de Lautréamont, Buffalo Bill, Wladimir Köppen, Isabel, Princess Imperial of Brazil, and Naim Frashëri. Among people deceased in 1926, Rudolf Christoph Eucken ranks 7Before him are Claude Monet, Antoni Gaudí, Rainer Maria Rilke, Mehmed VI, Harry Houdini, and Emperor Taishō. After him are Mary Cassatt, Felix Dzerzhinsky, Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Camillo Golgi, Sunjong of Korea, and Symon Petliura.

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Among people born in Germany, Rudolf Christoph Eucken ranks 145 out of 7,253Before him are Otto Hahn (1879), Max Müller (1823), Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet (1805), Frederick William III of Prussia (1770), Gerd von Rundstedt (1875), and Wilhelm von Humboldt (1767). After him are Ernst Röhm (1887), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), Frederick William I of Prussia (1688), Friedrich Ebert (1871), Levi Strauss (1829), and Pope Joan (null).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Rudolf Christoph Eucken ranks 16Before him are Jürgen Habermas (1929), Carl von Clausewitz (1780), Nicholas of Cusa (1401), Walter Benjamin (1892), Meister Eckhart (1260), and Wilhelm von Humboldt (1767). After him are Johann Friedrich Herbart (1776), Hans-Georg Gadamer (1900), Friedrich Fröbel (1782), Baron d'Holbach (1723), Oswald Spengler (1880), and Wilhelm Dilthey (1833).