George Pachymeres

1242 - 1310

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Georgius Pachymeres (Greek: Γεώργιος Παχυμέρης; 1242 – c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Pachymeres has received more than 48,348 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. George Pachymeres is the 468th most popular philosopher (down from 446th in 2019), the 437th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 408th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Philosopher.

Pachymeres is most famous for his writings on the life of the Byzantine emperor Michael VIII Palaeologus.

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Among philosophers, George Pachymeres ranks 468 out of 1,081Before him are Adam Ferguson, Willard Van Orman Quine, Nelson Goodman, Pierre Duhem, Dhul-Nun al-Misri, and Leo Strauss. After him are Lev Gumilyov, John Toland, Shantideva, Stilpo, Dicaearchus, and Su Song.

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Among people born in 1242, George Pachymeres ranks 2Before him is Margaret of Hungary. After him are Beatrice of Castile, Al-Mansur Ali, Prince Munetaka, Helena Angelina Doukaina, and Beatrice of England. Among people deceased in 1310, George Pachymeres ranks 2Before him is Marguerite Porete. After him are Blanche of Anjou, Beatrice of Burgundy, Lady of Bourbon, Stephen I, Duke of Bavaria, Athanasius I of Constantinople, Otto III, Duke of Carinthia, Shlomo ibn Aderet, Baibars II, and Smbat I Hetumian.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, George Pachymeres ranks 437 out of 1,301Before him are Leontios (660), Dardanus (null), Isabella, Queen of Armenia (1216), Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Asclepiades of Bithynia (-120), and Ahmet Davutoğlu (1959). After him are Zoe Karbonopsina (900), Aristophanes of Byzantium (-257), Aelius Aristides (117), Ivaylo of Bulgaria (1281), Callippus (-370), and Paul of Samosata (200).


Among philosophers born in Turkey, George Pachymeres ranks 29Before him are Heraclides Ponticus (-385), Gemistus Pletho (1355), Strato of Lampsacus (-335), Gennadius Scholarius (1400), Eubulides (-500), and Nicephorus Gregoras (1295). After him are Themistius (317), Crates of Mallus (-200), Metrodorus of Lampsacus (-331), Barlaam of Seminara (1290), Diogenes of Oenoanda (200), and Maximus Planudes (1260).