Ranker greatest minds of all time

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In genius rankings, Ranker.com greatest minds of all time is a 2013-launched listing of the most influential thinkers across various disciplines, ranked in a way (list criteria: upvote those who you think had the most influential ideas throughout history) that represents the power of their ideas and their impact on the world; the wisest men and women include top philosophers, physicists, famous poets, thinkers, teachers, physiologists, artists, inventors, engineers, the most irreplaceable CEOs in the world, economists and politicians and those whose talents span across many fields of study.

List | 2015
The following are stats and top 50 of 604 total rankings for date shown:

● 604 people | 14 Mar 2015 | 112K votes | 10K voters | 577K views

1. Albert Einstein
2. Leonardo da Vinci
3. Isaac Newton
4. Galileo Galilei
5. Plato
6. Aristotle
7. Mozart
8. Nikola Tesla
9. Archimedes
10. Marie Curie
11. Michelangelo
12. Charles Darwin
13. Johann Bach
14. William Shakespeare
15. Johannes Kepler
16. Pythagoras
17. Immanuel Kant
18. Nicolaus Copernicus
19. Socrates
20. Ludwig van Beethoven
21. Johann Goethe
22. Stephen Hawking
23. Benjamin Franklin
24. George Washington
25. Max Planck
26. Friedrich Nietzsche
27. Thomas Jefferson
28. Thomas Edison
29. Gottfried Leibniz
30. Hippocrates
31. Leo Tolstoy
32. Gregor Mendel
33. Homer
34. [Jesus Christ]
35. Soren Kierkegaard
36. Voltaire
37. Alexander Bell
38. Michael Faraday
39. John Kennedy
40. Sandro Botticelli
41. Arthur Schopenhauer
42. Martin Luther
43. Tycho Brache
44. [Confucius]
45. Blaise Pascal
46. Carl Gauss
47. Rene Descartes
48. Dante Alighieri
49. Sophocles
50. Friedrich Schiller

List | 2014
The follow listing shows the top 366 of 366 total rankings for date shown:

● 366 people | 17 Oct 2014 | 66K votes | 5K voters | 311K views

Note: those shown in [brackets] are not real people; those with dates shown, at least for the top 300, are still existive (see: smartest person alive); a few are double listed as indicated; numbers to the right of (some) names shows shifting, up or down, form original ranking, showing voting effects, e.g. Jobs (25 → 180), Goethe (37 → 22), Einstein (3 → 5), Chomsky (33 → 203); the [J] or [P] labels seem to be joke or political agenda adds:

1. Leonardo da Vinci | 2
2. Isaac Newton | 1
3. Galileo Galilei | 45
4. Aristotle | 7
5. Albert Einstein | 3
6. Plato 11
7. Nikola Tesla | 7
8. Mozart | 15
9. Archimedes
10. Marie Curie | 21
11. Michelangelo | 4
12. Charles Darwin | 17
13. Johannes Kepler
14. Pythagoras
15. William Shakespeare | 28
16. Nicolaus Copernicus
17. Benjamin Franklin
18. Immanuel Kant
19. Socrates
20. Stephen Hawking
21. Johann Bach
22. Johann Goethe | 37
23. Thomas Jefferson | 14
24. Ludwig van Beethoven
25. Friedrich Nietzsche
26. Thomas Edison
27. [Jesus Christ]
28. Hippocrates
29. Homer
30. [Confucius]
31. Voltaire
32. Max Planck
33. Gottfried Leibniz
34. Gregor Mendel
35. Martin Luther
36. Dante Alighieri
37. Alexander Bell
38. Arthur Schopenhauer
39. Sophocles
40. Sandro Botticelli
41. Niccolo Machiavelli
42. Tycho Brahe
43. Thales
44. Georg Hegel
45. Friedrich Schiller
46. Carl Linnaeus
47. Richard Wagner
48. Soren Kierkegaard
49. Miguel de Cervantes
50. Alexander Humboldt
51. Euripides
52. Rene Descartes
53. Wilhelm Humboldt
54. John Locke
55. Michael Faraday
56. Fridtjof Nansen
57. Sigmund Freud
58. Raphael
59. Leo Tolstoy
60. Emanuel Swedenborg
61. Niels Bohr
62. Gotthold Lessing
63. Thomas Aquinas
64. Friedrich Schelling
65. Adam Smith
66. Johannes Brahms
67. Mark Twain
68. Edgar Poe
69. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
70. Giuseppe Verdi
71. Wolfram von Eschenbach
72. Virgil
73. Carl Jung
74. August Strindberg
75. George Orwell
76. Epicurus
77. Blaise Pascal
78. Pyotr Tchaikovsky
79. Thomas Hobbes
80. Aristarchus
81. Walther von der Vogelweide
82. Otto Lilienthal
83. Franz Schubert
84. Aeschylus
85. Enrico Fermi
86. Guglielmo Marconi
87. Konrad Zuse
88. Alan Turing
89. Henry Ford
90. Christian Hebbel
91. Edvard Grieg
92. Henrik Ibsen
93. Bertrand Russell
94. Sun Tzu
95. Sergei Prokofiev
96. Ivan Turgenev
97. Werner Heisenberg
98. David Hume
99. Giacomo Leopardi
100. Carl Gauss
101. Lope de Vega
102. Robert Schumann
103. Christiaan Huygens
104. Rembrandt
105. Friedrich Hayek
106. Albert Schweitzer
107. Heinrich Hertz
108. Chretien de Troyes
109. Francis Crick
110. George Ohm
111. Francois la Rochefoucauld
112. Karl Benz
113. Abraham Lincoln
114. Jules Verne
115. Karl Schinkel
116. Richard Dawkins (1941-)
117. Oswald Spengler
118. Johann Fichte
119. George Washington
120. [Zarathustra]
121. Alexander the Great
122. Friedrich Schleiermacher
123. [Paul the Apostle]
124. Garry Kasparov (1963-)
125. Max Weber
126. Charlemagne
127. Antonio Vivaldi
128. Ludwig van Beethoven [#24]
129. Charles Dickens
130. Edwin Hubble
131. Mahatma Gandhi
132. Carl Sagan
133. Frederic Chopin
134. Alfred Nobel
135. Aldous Huxley
136. Adolf Hitler
137. Salvador Dali
138. Hypatia
139. Isaac Asimov
140. H.G. Wells
141. John Kennedy
142. Jonathan Swift
143. Winston Churchill
144. Claude Monet
145. Gottlieb Daimler
146. James Madison
147. Philipp Melanchthon
148. Martin Heidegger
149. Charles Montesquieu
150. Edvard Munch
151. J.R. Tolkien
152. Alexander Hamilton
153. Michel Montaigne
154. Carl Clausewitz
155. Honore Balzac
156. Giovanni Boccaccio
157. Petrarch
158. Hero
159. William Blake
160. Robert Frost
161. Euclid
162. Eratosthenes
163. Linus Pauling
164. Augustine
165. Milton Friedman
166. John Mill
167. Francis Bacon
168. Arthur Doyle
169. [Laozi]
170. Pope Innocent III
171. Ludwig Feuerbach
172. Wole Soyinka (1934-)
173. Thomas Paine
174. John Keynes
175. Giordano Bruno
176. Francis Assisi
177. James Joyce
178. Franz Kafka
179. Andreas Gryphius
180. Steve Jobs | 25
181. George Mason
182. Ludwig Wittgenstein
183. Rudolf Steiner
184. Oscar Wilde
185. Leonhard Euler
186. Otto von Bismarck
187. Dr. Seuss
188. Ernst Mach
189. Desiderius Erasmus
190. John Browning
191. Margin King
192. Karl Marx
193. Jacques-Louis David
194. Jeremy Bentham
195. Richard Strauss
196. Franz Liszt
197. Avicenna
198. Gottlob Frege
199. Joseph Lister
200. Alexander Fleming
201. Cicero
202. El Greco
203. Noam Chomsky (1928-) | 33
204. Louis Pasteur
205. [Moses]
206. Benedict Spinoza
207. Christopher Hitchens
208. Charles Baudelaire
209. Claude Debussy
210. Gioacchino Rossini
211. Pierre-Auguste Renoir
212. Ralph Emerson
213. John Dewey
214. Michel Foucault
215. Diogenes of Sinope
216. Niccolo Paganini
217. Vivekananda
218. Samuel Beckett
219. Flavius Constantius
220. Kurt Godel
221. Thomas Pynchon
222. Nostradamus
223. Niels Bohr [#61]
224. Caravaggio
225. Jean-Paul Sartre
226. Ada Lovelace
227. C.S. Lewis
228. Pablo Picasso
229. George Byron
230. Charles Babbage
231. Ibn Khaldun
232. Robert Burns
233. Friedrich Hayek [#105]
234. Auguste Comte
235. Herman Melville
236. John Neumann
237. Karl Popper
238. Aryabhata
239. Ignaz Semmelweis
240. Parmigianino
241. Emil Cioran
242. Bill Gates (1955-)
243. Henrietta Leavitt
244. John Rawls
245. Malcolm X
246. Antonin Dvorak
247. James Maxwell
248. Sri Aurobindo
249. [Buddha]
250. Michio Kaku (1947-)
251. Daniel Dennett (1942-)
252. Sam Harris (1967-)
253. Walt Disney
254. Robert Oppenheimer
255. Albert Camus
256. Giovanni Barbieri
257. John Waterhouse
258. Samuel Johnson | 20
259. Warren Buffett | 49
260. Frederick Douglas
261. Johannes Gutenberg
262. Stanley Kubrick
263. C.V. Raman
264. Saint Agustin
265. Richard Feynman
266. Joan of Arc
267. [Paul of Tarsus] [#23]
268. [Thiruvalluvar]
269. Joseph Goebbels
270. Edward Snowden (1983-)
271. [Muhammad]
272. Agatha Christie
273. H.P. Lovecraft
274. Christopher Columbus
275. Rajaraja Chozhan
276. Paul Dirac
277. Florence Nightingale
278. John Jay
279. John Adams
280. Srinivasa Ramanujan
281. James Watt
282. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
283. Joseph Priestley
284. Frank Wright
285. Galen
286. Marcel Proust
287. Vincent Price
288. Sequoyah
289. Peter the Great
290. Benjamin Banneker
291. Elizabeth I of England
292. Buckminster Fuller
293. Clare Luce
294. Pope Gregory I
295. Fidel Castro
296. Alexis de Tocqueville
297. Rumi
298. Herodotus
299. Wernher von Braun
300. Maimonides
301. John Marshall
302. George Galloway (1954-)
303. Jabir ibn Hayyan
304. Frantz Fanon
305. Emile Durkheim
306. Elon Musk (1971-)
307. Edward Leedskalnin
308. Aime Cesaire
309. Gary Glitter (1944-)
310. Hans Zimmer (1957-)
311. Kim Jong-il (1941-) [J/P]
312. Kim Jong-un (1983-) [J/P]
313. [Solomon]
314. Mao Zedong
315. Virginia Woolf
316. Pope John XXIII
317. Mayumi Ozaki [J]
318. Fernando Pessoa
319. Robert Calasso (1941-)
320. Gilles Deleuze
321. Guy Debord
322. Umberto Eco
323. Murasaki Shikibu
324. Nicolae Ceausescu [J/P]
325. Ernest Rutherford
326. Peter Cushing [J]
327. Peter Kropotkin
328. Percy Julian
329. Avital Ronell (1952-)
330. Christopher Lee [J]
331. Andrei Tarkovsky
332. Amartya Sen
333. Simone de Beauvoir
334. Ian Huntley
335. Raul Vaneigem
336. Theodor Adorno
337. Josip Tito
338. Magnus Hirschfeld
339. Jimmy Savile
340. Thomas Newcomen
341. Jean Monnet
342. Jean-Luc Godard
343. Lene Hau
344. James Whistler
345. Jacques Ranciere
346. Vince Russo
347. William Jenner
348. Tristan Tzara
349. Che Guevara
350. Henry Thorequ
351. Rachael Carson
352. Le Corbusier
353. Bela Lugosi [J]
354. Ben Jonson
355. Boris Karloff [J]
356. Marshall McLuhan
357. Roger Bacon
358. Arnold Schoenberg
359. Mike Tyson [J]
360. Pol Pot [P/J]
361. Kim II-sung
362. Ingmar Bergman
363. John Nash
364. James Cooper
365. Arno Penzias
366. Francis Drake

List 2013
The initiated was in 2013 by Walter Graves, which on

● 71 people | 11 Jun 2013 | 107 votes | 1,925 views (Ѻ)

Atheists
Of significant notice, in the listing are the “new atheists”, aka the four horsemen of atheism: Richard Dawkins (#116), Christopher Hitchens (#207), Daniel Dennett (#251), Sam Harris (#252), making the headlines as of late, as well as some the historical atheists of the past: Epicurus (#76), Bertrand Russell (#93), and and Ludwig Feuerbach (#171).

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See also
Ranker Greatest Atheists of All Time

References
1. The Greatest Minds of All Time – Ranker.com.

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