Samuel Clarke

1675 - 1729

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Samuel Clarke (11 October 1675 – 17 May 1729) was an English philosopher and Anglican cleric. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samuel Clarke has received more than 112,769 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Samuel Clarke is the 900th most popular philosopher (down from 788th in 2019), the 2,225th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,860th in 2019) and the 58th most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Samuel Clarke ranks 900 out of 1,081Before him are James Mark Baldwin, Simón Rodríguez, Hermias, Robert Anton Wilson, J. M. E. McTaggart, and Hugo Kołłątaj. After him are Nemesius, Zacharias Rhetor, Firmin Abauzit, Arethas of Caesarea, Élisabeth Badinter, and Kumārila Bhaṭṭa.

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Among people born in 1675, Samuel Clarke ranks 10Before him are Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco, Tarabai, Claude Alexandre de Bonneval, William Jones, Vakhtang VI of Kartli, and Princess Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg. After him are Frederick William, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Guillaume Delisle, and James Thornhill. Among people deceased in 1729, Samuel Clarke ranks 12Before him are Alexander Danilovich Menshikov, Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, John Ernest IV, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Johann David Heinichen, William Congreve, and John William III, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach. After him are Count Palatine Joseph Charles of Sulzbach, Attilio Ariosti, Louis Antoine de Noailles, Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Torii Kiyonobu I, and Richard Steele.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Samuel Clarke ranks 2,225 out of 7,765Before him are William Robertson Smith (1846), John Hadley (1682), Michael Bond (1926), J. M. E. McTaggart (1866), Caroline Graham (1931), and John Brunner (1934). After him are Thomas Bradwardine (1300), Phil Taylor (1960), Edward Hardwicke (1932), Joey Dunlop (1952), Charles Lamb (1775), and George Albert Smith (1864).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United Kingdom

Among philosophers born in United Kingdom, Samuel Clarke ranks 58Before him are Philippa Foot (1920), Charles Kay Ogden (1889), Thomas Arnold (1795), F. H. Bradley (1846), Michael Dummett (1925), and J. M. E. McTaggart (1866). After him are Frederick Copleston (1907), John Hick (1922), Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678), Richard Swinburne (1934), Carole Pateman (1940), and Anna Kingsford (1846).