Wilhelm Windelband

1848 - 1915

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Wilhelm Windelband (; German: [ˈvɪndl̩bant]; 11 May 1848 – 22 October 1915) was a German philosopher of the Baden School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wilhelm Windelband has received more than 109,503 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Wilhelm Windelband is the 357th most popular philosopher (up from 369th in 2019), the 817th most popular biography from Germany (down from 804th in 2019) and the 49th most popular German Philosopher.

Wilhelm Windelband was a German philosopher who is most famous for his work in the philosophy of history.

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Among philosophers, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 357 out of 1,089Before him are Lev Shestov, Han Yu, Richard Rorty, Antoine Arnauld, Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais, and Yi I. After him are Timon of Phlius, Francisco de Vitoria, Masanobu Fukuoka, Antonio Negri, Maurice Halbwachs, and Juan Ginés de Sepúlveda.

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Among people born in 1848, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 18Before him are Wyatt Earp, Arthur Balfour, Albert I, Prince of Monaco, Viktor Vasnetsov, Robert I, Duke of Parma, and Johann Palisa. After him are Carl Wernicke, Stepan Makarov, Aleksey Kuropatkin, Zinovy Rozhestvensky, Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, and Carlos, Duke of Madrid. Among people deceased in 1915, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 10Before him are Paul Ehrlich, Henry Moseley, Ellen G. White, Porfirio Díaz, Jean-Henri Fabre, and Sergei Witte. After him are Clara Immerwahr, Sergei Taneyev, Émile Waldteufel, Armand Peugeot, James Murray, and Gopal Krishna Gokhale.

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Among people born in Germany, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 817 out of 5,289Before him are Manfred Rommel (1928), Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria (1660), Johannes Trithemius (1462), Robert Aumann (1930), Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1557), and Philipp Otto Runge (1777). After him are Josef Terboven (1898), Julius Richard Petri (1852), Viktor Lutze (1890), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Günther Lütjens (1889), and Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1823).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 49Before him are Rudolf Bultmann (1884), David Strauss (1808), Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi (1743), Hermann Cohen (1842), Karl Robert Eduard von Hartmann (1842), and Moses Hess (1812). After him are Karl Rahner (1904), Rudolf Otto (1869), Gershom Scholem (1897), Franz Rosenzweig (1886), Christian Thomasius (1655), and Johannes Althusius (1563).