Christine de Pizan

1365 - 1430

Christine de Pizan

Christine de Pizan or Pisan (French pronunciation: [kʁistin də pizɑ̃] (listen)), born Cristina da Pizzano (1364 – c. 1430), was a poet and author at the court of King Charles VI of France and several French dukes. Venetian by birth, Christine served as a court writer in medieval France after the death of her husband. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christine de Pizan has received more than 484,474 page views. Her biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 283rd most popular writer.

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  • 480k

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  • 69.47

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  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Christine de Pizan ranks 281 out of 4,883Before her are Arthur Miller, Chinghiz Aitmatov, John Donne, Emily Dickinson, J. K. Rowling, and Luigi Pirandello. After her are Pär Lagerkvist, Bartolomé de las Casas, François Mauriac, Marguerite de Navarre, Gao Xingjian, and Mario Puzo.

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Among people born in 1365, Christine de Pizan ranks 1After her are Sigismund Kęstutaitis, Violant of Bar, William II, Duke of Bavaria, and Niccolò de' Niccoli. Among people deceased in 1430, Christine de Pizan ranks 2Before her is Vytautas. After her are Philippa of England and Al-Musta'in.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Christine de Pizan ranks 359 out of 3,282Before her are Pope Leo IV (790), John Cabot (1450), Pope Nicholas III (1215), Luigi Pirandello (1867), Cato the Younger (-95), and Lucky Luciano (1897). After her are Pope Felix III (440), Matteo Ricci (1552), Monica Bellucci (1964), Gordian III (225), Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia (1499), and Pope Agatho (574).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Christine de Pizan ranks 22Before her are Sallust (-86), Torquato Tasso (1544), Carlo Goldoni (1707), Primo Levi (1919), Dario Fo (1926), and Luigi Pirandello (1867). After her are Cassiodorus (487), Elena Ferrante (1943), Alberto Moravia (1907), Ludovico Ariosto (1474), Lorenzo Valla (1407), and Pietro Aretino (1492).

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