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Guido Guinizelli

1230 - 1276

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Guido Guinizelli (ca. 1225–1276) was an esteemed Italian love poet and is considered the "father" of the Dolce Stil Novo. He was the first to write in this new style of poetry writing, and thus is held to be the ipso facto founder. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guido Guinizelli has received more than 55,979 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Guido Guinizelli is the 2,400th most popular writer (down from 2,199th in 2019), the 2,232nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,065th in 2019) and the 155th most popular Italian Writer.

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Among writers, Guido Guinizelli ranks 2,400 out of 5,755Before him are Franz Overbeck, Robert James Waller, Jacques Futrelle, António Vieira, Jim Corbett, and Ğabdulla Tuqay. After him are Parthenius of Nicaea, Kyōka Izumi, Siri Hustvedt, Péter Esterházy, Keigo Higashino, and Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa.

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Among people born in 1230, Guido Guinizelli ranks 9Before him are Anna of Hohenstaufen, Sinchi Roca, Guido of Siena, Margaret Sambiria, Yaroslav of Tver, and Vitello. After him are Konrad von Feuchtwangen, Athanasius I of Constantinople, Guiraut Riquier, Odo, Count of Nevers, Rudolf I, Margrave of Baden-Baden, and Adelaide of Holland. Among people deceased in 1276, Guido Guinizelli ranks 7Before him are Pope Gregory X, Pope Adrian V, James I of Aragon, Pope Innocent V, Ahmad al-Badawi, and Vasily of Kostroma. After him are Coppo di Marcovaldo and Sempad the Constable.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Guido Guinizelli ranks 2,232 out of 4,668Before him are Stefano Casiraghi (1960), Giuseppe Bergomi (1963), Nicola Di Bari (1940), Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo (1701), Folco Lulli (1912), and Ludovico Antonio Muratori (1672). After him are Roberto Farinacci (1892), Archduchess Maria Isabella of Austria (1834), Massimo D'Alema (1949), Prince Francis, Count of Trapani (1827), Titta Ruffo (1877), and Alessandro Achillini (1463).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Guido Guinizelli ranks 155Before him are Salvadore Cammarano (1801), Luigi Pulci (1432), Giovanni Pascoli (1855), Apostolo Zeno (1668), Cangrande I della Scala (1291), and Giovanni de' Bardi (1534). After him are Asconius Pedianus (-9), Dacia Maraini (1936), Ada Negri (1870), Roberto Calasso (1941), Luigi Illica (1857), and Alessandro Baricco (1958).