Boetius of Dacia

1240 - 1284

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Boetius de Dacia, OP (also spelled Boethius de Dacia) was a 13th-century Danish philosopher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boetius of Dacia has received more than 63,097 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Boetius of Dacia is the 414th most popular philosopher, the 116th most popular biography from Denmark and the 2nd most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Boetius of Dacia ranks 414 out of 1,081Before him are Étienne Cabet, Paul Johann Anselm Ritter von Feuerbach, Paul Grice, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Linji Yixuan, and Ban Zhao. After him are Alain de Lille, Henri-Frédéric Amiel, Bernard of Chartres, Ernest Gellner, Vincent of Beauvais, and Carl Gustav Hempel.

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Among people born in 1240, Boetius of Dacia ranks 12Before him are Abraham Abulafia, Pietro Cavallini, Henry VI, Count of Luxembourg, Siger of Brabant, Magnus III of Sweden, and Emperor Duzong. After him are Elizabeth the Cuman, Petrus Peregrinus de Maricourt, Albert II, Margrave of Meissen, Konstantin Tih, Jean de Meun, and John I Doukas of Thessaly. Among people deceased in 1284, Boetius of Dacia ranks 5Before him are Alfonso X of Castile, Tekuder, Nicola Pisano, and Siger of Brabant. After him are Hōjō Tokimune, Hugh III of Cyprus, Peter I, Count of Alençon, George, Emperor of Trebizond, Sturla Þórðarson, Alphonso, Earl of Chester, and Adelaide of Holland.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Boetius of Dacia ranks 116 out of 893Before him are Sophia Brahe (1556), Nicolai Abildgaard (1743), Allan Simonsen (1952), Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark (1968), N. F. S. Grundtvig (1783), and Prince Valdemar of Denmark (1858). After him are Gudfred (800), Eric III of Denmark (1100), Bjarne Stroustrup (1950), Haakon III of Norway (1182), Martin Andersen Nexø (1869), and Sveinn Björnsson (1881).


Among philosophers born in Denmark, Boetius of Dacia ranks 2Before him are Søren Kierkegaard (1813). After him are Harald Høffding (1843).