Fulbert of Chartres

960 - 1028

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Fulbert of Chartres (French: Fulbert de Chartres; 952–970–10 April 1028) was the Bishop of Chartres from 1006 to 1028 and a teacher at the Cathedral school there. Fulbert was a pupil of Gerbert of Aurillac, who would later become Pope Sylvester II. He was responsible for the advancement of the Nativity of the Virgin's feast day on September 8 and for one of the many reconstructions of the Chartres Cathedral. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fulbert of Chartres has received more than 48,361 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Fulbert of Chartres is the 622nd most popular philosopher (down from 583rd in 2019), the 1,959th most popular biography from France (down from 1,739th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular French Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Fulbert of Chartres ranks 622 out of 1,089Before him are William Paley, Roman Ingarden, Zeno of Sidon, Ian Stevenson, Dignāga, and Ernst Moritz Arndt. After him are Zhiyi, Arete of Cyrene, Jean-Marie Guyau, Madhvacharya, Alfred Schmidt, and Numenius of Apamea.

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Among people born in 960, Fulbert of Chartres ranks 9Before him are Theophanu, Seongjong of Goryeo, Gotthard of Hildesheim, Henry V, Duke of Bavaria, Abu Nasr Mansur, and Bagrat III of Georgia. After him is Gershom ben Judah. Among people deceased in 1028, Fulbert of Chartres ranks 3Before him are Constantine VIII and Alfonso V of León. After him are Fujiwara no Michinaga, Lý Thái Tổ, and Gershom ben Judah.

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Among people born in France, Fulbert of Chartres ranks 1,959 out of 5,234Before him are Fernand Cormon (1845), Aymon, Count of Savoy (1291), Marie Elisabeth of France (1572), Jeanne Lanvin (1867), Richard, Duke of Burgundy (858), and Jean-Baptiste Rousseau (1669). After him are Oronce Finé (1494), François Georges-Picot (1870), Jules Bastien-Lepage (1848), Fulk IV, Count of Anjou (1043), Louis-François de Boufflers (1644), and Jean II Le Maingre (1366).


Among philosophers born in France, Fulbert of Chartres ranks 83Before him are Amalric of Bena (1150), Jacques Ellul (1912), Gersonides (1288), Yves Bonnefoy (1923), Pierre Charron (1541), and Maurice Blondel (1861). After him are Jean-Marie Guyau (1854), Paul Nizan (1905), Julien Benda (1867), Jean Hyppolite (1907), Gilbert de la Porrée (1070), and Étienne Balibar (1942).