David Kimhi

1160 - 1235

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David Kimhi (Hebrew: דוד קמחי‎, also Kimchi or Qimḥi) (1160–1235), also known by the Hebrew acronym as the RaDaK (רד"ק) (Rabbi David Kimhi), was a medieval rabbi, biblical commentator, philosopher, and grammarian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Kimhi has received more than 84,654 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. David Kimhi is the 9,299th most popular politician (down from 8,051st in 2019), the 2,793rd most popular biography from France (down from 2,314th in 2019) and the 639th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, David Kimhi ranks 9,299 out of 15,710Before him are Rekhmire, Husni al-Za'im, Ian Khama, Prince Thomas, Duke of Genoa, Carl Lutz, and Nicolae Văcăroiu. After him are Nicolas Grunitzky, Gustaf John Ramstedt, Arnaldo Forlani, Andrei Kirilenko, Sakuma Shōzan, and Keiichi Tsuchiya.

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Among people born in 1160, David Kimhi ranks 16Before him are Ma Yuan, Dulce of Aragon, Alys of France, Countess of Vexin, Berthold V, Duke of Zähringen, Vladislaus III, Duke of Bohemia, and William of Champlitte. After him is Ida, Countess of Boulogne. Among people deceased in 1235, David Kimhi ranks 6Before him are Andrew II of Hungary, Henry I, Duke of Brabant, Elisabeth of Swabia, Philip I, Count of Boulogne, and Andronikos I of Trebizond.

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Among people born in France, David Kimhi ranks 2,793 out of 5,234Before him are Jean-Daniel Cadinot (1944), Remigius of Auxerre (841), Charles-Louis Philippe (1874), Louis Réard (1897), Charles-Louis Havas (1783), and Djibril Cissé (1981). After him are Jean-François Dandrieu (1682), John of Montfort (1294), Robert Casadesus (1899), Charles Pinot Duclos (1704), Catherine Hessling (1900), and Jean Lorrain (1855).


Among politicians born in France, David Kimhi ranks 639Before him are Constance of France, Princess of Antioch (1078), Ado of Vienne (800), Hippolyte Carnot (1801), Georges Catroux (1877), Eugène Schneider (1805), and Elisabeth of Lorraine (1574). After him are Jacques Duclos (1896), Louis Auguste Le Tonnelier de Breteuil (1730), Georges Marchais (1920), Hélène Carrère d'Encausse (1929), Joseph Paul-Boncour (1873), and Louis VIII, Duke of Bavaria (1403).