Campanus of Novara

1210 - 1296

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Campanus of Novara (c. 1220 – 1296) was an Italian mathematician, astronomer, astrologer, and physician who is best known for his work on Euclid's Elements. In his writings he refers to himself as Campanus Nouariensis; contemporary documents refer to him as Magister Campanus; and the full style of his name is Magister Campanus Nouariensis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Campanus of Novara has received more than 26,409 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Campanus of Novara is the 479th most popular mathematician (down from 412th in 2019), the 2,543rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,069th in 2019) and the 39th most popular Italian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Campanus of Novara ranks 479 out of 828Before him are Agner Krarup Erlang, Mihailo Petrović, Samuel Eilenberg, Jacques Pelletier du Mans, Dinostratus, and Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov. After him are Hendrik C. van de Hulst, Grégoire de Saint-Vincent, Edward Arthur Milne, Willem 's Gravesande, Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz, and August Leopold Crelle.

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Among people born in 1210, Campanus of Novara ranks 14Before him are Guan Hanqing, Floris IV, Count of Holland, Toros Roslin, Muqi, Giacomo da Lentini, and Joan of England, Queen of Scotland. After him are Henry de Bracton and Morta. Among people deceased in 1296, Campanus of Novara ranks 6Before him are Pope Celestine V, Przemysł II, Floris V, Count of Holland, Jalal-ud-din Khalji, and Louis III, Duke of Bavaria. After him is Edmund Crouchback.

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Among people born in Italy, Campanus of Novara ranks 2,543 out of 4,088Before him are Eraldo Monzeglio (1906), Enzo Jannacci (1935), Christian Panucci (1973), Corrado Bafile (1903), Domenico Bartolucci (1917), and Mario Scelba (1901). After him are Carlo Maria Abate (1932), Antonio Bacci (1885), Pedro de Sousa Holstein, 1st Duke of Palmela (1781), Simonetta Stefanelli (1954), Francesco Araja (1709), and Eugenio Monti (1928).


Among mathematicians born in Italy, Campanus of Novara ranks 39Before him are Luigi Cremona (1830), Guido Fubini (1879), Daniele Barbaro (1513), Francesco Maurolico (1494), Giovanni Antonio Magini (1555), and Enrico Betti (1823). After him are Maria Angela Ardinghelli (1728), Pietro Mengoli (1626), Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana (1781), Benedetto Castelli (1578), Gino Fano (1871), and Ulisse Dini (1845).