Jan Długosz

1415 - 1480

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Jan Długosz (Polish pronunciation: [ˈjan ˈdwuɡɔʂ]; 1 December 1415 – 19 May 1480), also known in Latin as Johannes Longinus, was a Polish priest, chronicler, diplomat, soldier, and secretary to Bishop Zbigniew Oleśnicki of Kraków. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Długosz has received more than 79,184 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Jan Długosz is the 1,658th most popular writer (down from 1,446th in 2019), the 343rd most popular biography from Poland (down from 303rd in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Polish Writer.

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Among writers, Jan Długosz ranks 1,658 out of 5,794Before him are Ion Luca Caragiale, Masaoka Shiki, Olaus Petri, Martin of Opava, Thomas Merton, and Robert Faurisson. After him are Jonas Lie, Antonio de Nebrija, Algernon Charles Swinburne, Colin Dexter, Manuel Puig, and Frederik Pohl.

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Among people born in 1415, Jan Długosz ranks 7Before him are Piero della Francesca, Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor, Dieric Bouts, Vasily II of Moscow, Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, and Joanot Martorell. After him are Jacquetta of Luxembourg, Albert van Ouwater, John Argyropoulos, and Aristotele Fioravanti. Among people deceased in 1480, Jan Długosz ranks 4Before him are Jean Fouquet, René of Anjou, and Justus van Gent. After him are Antonio Vivarini, Nicolas Jenson, Tristão Vaz Teixeira, and Uhwudong.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Jan Długosz ranks 343 out of 1,231Before him are Zeev Sternhell (1935), Hedwig Jagiellon, Duchess of Bavaria (1457), Siemomysł (922), Grażyna Bacewicz (1909), Jerzy Popiełuszko (1947), and Peter I, Grand Duke of Oldenburg (1755). After him are Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930), Samuel Goldwyn (1879), Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz (1893), Mieszko III the Old (1126), Ernst Wilimowski (1916), and Artur Schnabel (1882).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Jan Długosz ranks 33Before him are Bolesław Prus (1847), Tadeusz Mazowiecki (1927), Sławomir Mrożek (1930), Martin Opitz (1597), Johanna Schopenhauer (1766), and Fritz Gerlich (1883). After him are Marcel Reich-Ranicki (1920), Georg Heym (1887), Stanisław Wyspiański (1869), Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885), George Adamski (1891), and Avraham Stern (1907).