PHILOSOPHER

Zeno of Citium

334 BC - 263 BC

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Zeno of Citium (; Greek: Ζήνων ὁ Κιτιεύς, Zēnōn ho Kitieus; c. 334 – c. 262 BC) was a Hellenistic philosopher of Phoenician origin from Citium (Κίτιον, Kition), Cyprus. Zeno was the founder of the Stoic school of philosophy, which he taught in Athens from about 300 BC. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zeno of Citium has received more than 779,120 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Zeno of Citium is the 78th most popular philosopher (up from 81st in 2019), the most popular biography from Cyprus and the most popular Cypriot Philosopher.

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Zeno of Citium ranks 78 out of 1,089. Before him are Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, Jeremy Bentham, Anaxagoras, Roger Bacon, Claude Lévi-Strauss, and Epictetus. After him are Xenophanes, Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Nicholas of Cusa, Boethius, Walter Benjamin, and Mencius.

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Among people born in 334 BC, Zeno of Citium ranks 1 Among people deceased in 263 BC, Zeno of Citium ranks 1After him is Philetaerus.

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In Cyprus

Among people born in Cyprus, Zeno of Citium ranks 1 out of 57. After him are Barnabas (1), Theodora (500), Ptolemy XII Auletes (-117), Makarios III (1913), Nicos Anastasiades (1946), Saint Spyridon (270), Rauf Denktaş (1924), Demetris Christofias (1946), Michael Cacoyannis (1922), Tassos Papadopoulos (1934), and Mustafa Akıncı (1947).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Cyprus

Among philosophers born in Cyprus, Zeno of Citium ranks 1