Giovanni Pontano

1426 - 1503

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Giovanni Pontano (1426–1503), later known as Giovanni Gioviano or Latin: Ioannes Iovianus Pontanus, was a humanist and poet from Cerreto di Spoleto, in central Italy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Pontano has received more than 31,121 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Giovanni Pontano is the 2,655th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Giovanni Pontano ranks 2,655 out of 5,794Before him are Ka'b ibn Zuhayr, Louis of Granada, Rupert Brooke, Jurij Brězan, Gérard de Villiers, and Savitri Devi. After him are Sylvain Maréchal, Paul the Silentiary, Kir Bulychev, Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon, Ricardo Palma, and Jónas Hallgrímsson.

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Among people born in 1426, Giovanni Pontano ranks 5Before him are Christian I of Denmark, Eleanor of Navarre, Marie of Cleves, Duchess of Orléans, and John II, Duke of Bourbon.  Among people deceased in 1503, Giovanni Pontano ranks 12Before him are Margaret of York, Sten Sture the Elder, Peter II, Duke of Bourbon, George, Duke of Bavaria, Bona of Savoy, and Pierre d'Aubusson. After him is Nur Devlet.

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