Strato of Lampsacus

335 BC - 269 BC

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Strato of Lampsacus (; Greek: Στράτων ὁ Λαμψακηνός, Straton ho Lampsakenos, c. 335 – c. 269 BC) was a Peripatetic philosopher, and the third director (scholarch) of the Lyceum after the death of Theophrastus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Strato of Lampsacus has received more than 69,552 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Strato of Lampsacus is the 347th most popular philosopher (down from 323rd in 2019), the 327th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 294th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Turkish Philosopher.

The most famous thing about the Strato of Lampsacus is that it was the first city to have a democratic form of government.

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Among philosophers, Strato of Lampsacus ranks 347 out of 1,089Before him are Karl Robert Eduard von Hartmann, Moses Hess, Juan Luis Vives, Isaac Abarbanel, Judith Butler, and Miskawayh. After him are Johann Georg Hamann, Ronald Dworkin, Edgar Morin, Lev Shestov, Han Yu, and Richard Rorty.

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Among people born in 335 BC, Strato of Lampsacus ranks 2Before him is Herophilos. After him is Glaucias of Taulantii. Among people deceased in 269 BC, Strato of Lampsacus ranks 2Before him is Epicurus.

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Among people born in Turkey, Strato of Lampsacus ranks 327 out of 1,128Before him are Bülent Ecevit (1925), Cleitus the Black (-370), Ibn Hawqal (943), Alexander Ypsilantis (1792), Nikephoros I of Constantinople (758), and Helenus (null). After him are Nebahat Çehre (1944), Pulcheria (399), Gregory Thaumaturgus (213), Theophilus of Antioch (140), Ismihan Sultan (1544), and Tansu Çiller (1946).


Among philosophers born in Turkey, Strato of Lampsacus ranks 25Before him are Priscus (410), Gemistus Pletho (1355), Cleanthes (-330), Alexander of Aphrodisias (200), Thrasymachus (-459), and Heraclides Ponticus (-385). After him are Gennadius Scholarius (1400), Nicephorus Gregoras (1295), Archelaus (-500), Eubulides (-500), George Pachymeres (1242), and Crates of Mallus (-200).