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 114,786 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Wilhelm Windelband is the 356th most popular philosopher (up from 357th in 2019), the 821st most popular biography from Germany (down from 817th in 2019) and the 48th most popular 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 356 out of 1,081Before him are Pietro Pomponazzi, Richard Rorty, Daniel Dennett, Judith Butler, J. L. Austin, and Pompeia Plotina. After him are Euclid of Megara, René Girard, Nachmanides, Uriel da Costa, Macrobius, and Alexandre Kojève.

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Among people born in 1848, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 18Before him are Tōgō Heihachirō, Robert I, Duke of Parma, Arthur Balfour, Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, Johann Palisa, and Viktor Vasnetsov. After him are Wyatt Earp, Aleksey Kuropatkin, Stepan Makarov, Carl Wernicke, William II of Württemberg, and Milena Vukotić. Among people deceased in 1915, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 11Before him are Henry Moseley, Ellen G. White, Porfirio Díaz, Jean-Henri Fabre, Clara Immerwahr, and Sergei Witte. After him are Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia, Michel Bréal, Armand Peugeot, Sergei Taneyev, and Émile Waldteufel.

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Among people born in Germany, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 821 out of 6,142Before him are Prince Augustus William of Prussia (1722), August Landmesser (1910), Johann Martin Schleyer (1831), Frederica of Baden (1781), Christina of Holstein-Gottorp (1573), and Luz Long (1913). After him are Ernst Kretschmer (1888), Gottfried Feder (1883), Johannes Peter Müller (1801), Felix Wankel (1902), Joseph Wirth (1879), and Max Delbrück (1906).


Among philosophers born in Germany, Wilhelm Windelband ranks 48Before him are Rudolf Otto (1869), Johann Reuchlin (1455), Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi (1743), David Strauss (1808), Moritz Schlick (1882), and Hermann Cohen (1842). After him are Moses Hess (1812), Karl Robert Eduard von Hartmann (1842), Gershom Scholem (1897), Karl Rahner (1904), Johannes Althusius (1563), and Paul Natorp (1854).