Philosopher

Gautama Buddha

563 BC - 483 BC

Gautama Buddha

Gautama Buddha (c. 563/480 – c. 483/400 BCE), also known as Siddhārtha Gautama (सिद्धार्थ गौतम) in Sanskrit or Siddhattha Gotama (शिद्धत्थ गोतम) in Pali , Shakyamuni (i.e. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, his Wikipedia page in English has received more than 15,479,231 page views. His biography is available in 160 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6th most popular Philosopher and the most popular biography from India.

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Among Philosophers, Gautama Buddha ranks 6 out of 807Before him are Aristotle (GRC), Plato (GRC), Socrates (GRC), Confucius (CHN), and Pythagoras (GRC). After him are Avicenna (UZB), Augustine of Hippo (DZA), Thales (TUR), Heraclitus (TUR), Epicurus (GRC), and René Descartes (FRA).

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Among people born in 563 BC, Gautama Buddha ranks 1 out of 1 Among people deceased in 483 BC, Gautama Buddha ranks 1 out of 1

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