Avitus of Vienne

450 - 518

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Alcimus Ecdicius Avitus (c. 450 – February 5, 517/518 or 519) was a Latin poet and bishop of Vienne in Gaul. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Avitus of Vienne has received more than 38,375 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Avitus of Vienne is the 1,863rd most popular writer (down from 1,861st in 2019), the 2,055th most popular biography from France (down from 1,970th in 2019) and the 270th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Avitus of Vienne ranks 1,863 out of 5,794Before him are Michel Leiris, Thomas Wyatt, John of Ruusbroec, John of Ephesus, Menander Protector, and Catherine of Bologna. After him are Dorothy Parker, Alexandre Benois, Zeki Müren, Frans Sammut, Philippe de Commines, and Jean-Jacques Ampère.

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Among people born in 450, Avitus of Vienne ranks 18Before him are Aegidius, Emperor Keitai, Gondioc, Dhu Nuwas, Jamasp, and Rechila. After him are Marcellinus Comes, Munjamyeong of Goguryeo, Chilperic II of Burgundy, Dares Phrygius, Taspar Qaghan, and Cynric. Among people deceased in 518, Avitus of Vienne ranks 2Before him is Anastasius I Dicorus.

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In France

Among people born in France, Avitus of Vienne ranks 2,055 out of 5,234Before him are Louis Delluc (1890), Christian III, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (1674), Ravachol (1859), Antoine Charles Louis de Lasalle (1775), Michel Leiris (1901), and Albert Vanhoye (1923). After him are Sébastien Bourdon (1616), Philippe de Commines (1447), Jean-Jacques Ampère (1800), Marie Victoire de Noailles (1688), Danielle Mitterrand (1924), and Germanus of Auxerre (378).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Avitus of Vienne ranks 270Before him are Jean Chapelain (1595), Louis-Sébastien Mercier (1740), Marceline Desbordes-Valmore (1786), François Coppée (1842), François Pierre La Varenne (1618), and Michel Leiris (1901). After him are Philippe de Commines (1447), Jean-Jacques Ampère (1800), Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire (1802), Christian Jacq (1947), Jean Paulhan (1884), and René Crevel (1900).