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Juan Ruiz

1283 - 1350

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Juan Ruiz (c. 1283 – c. 1350), known as the Archpriest of Hita (Arcipreste de Hita), was a medieval Castilian poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Ruiz has received more than 72,541 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Juan Ruiz is the 2,322nd most popular writer (down from 2,004th in 2019), the 753rd most popular biography from Spain (down from 638th in 2019) and the 88th most popular Spanish Writer.

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  • 73k

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  • 64.54

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Juan Ruiz ranks 2,322 out of 5,794Before him are Nevil Shute, Mak Dizdar, Verrius Flaccus, Samuel Smiles, Jalil Mammadguluzadeh, and Tobias Smollett. After him are Pherecydes of Leros, Princess Michael of Kent, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Matthias Claudius, Jovan Dučić, and Théophile de Viau.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1283, Juan Ruiz ranks 5Before him are Margaret, Maid of Norway, Isabella of Castile, Queen of Aragon, Edward Balliol, and Yoshida Kenkō.  Among people deceased in 1350, Juan Ruiz ranks 9Before him are Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya, Namdev, Odo IV, Duke of Burgundy, Yoshida Kenkō, Cápac Yupanqui, and Tribhuwana Wijayatunggadewi. After him are Johannes de Muris and Dafydd ap Gwilym.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Juan Ruiz ranks 753 out of 2,595Before him are Francisco Hernández de Córdoba (1475), Joseph Albo (1380), Manuel Valls (1962), Pedro González de Mendoza (1428), Práxedes Mateo Sagasta (1825), and María Mercader (1918). After him are Javier Echevarría Rodríguez (1932), Luis Mariano (1914), Enrique Líster (1907), Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos (1744), Antonio José Cavanilles (1745), and Isabella Colbran (1785).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Juan Ruiz ranks 88Before him are Francesc Eiximenis (1330), Pedro Antonio de Alarcón (1833), Caterina Albert (1869), Eduardo Mendoza Garriga (1943), Leopoldo Alas (1852), and Ramón Sampedro (1943). After him are Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa (1532), Juan de Valdés (1505), Salvador de Madariaga (1886), Àngel Guimerà (1845), Robert de Nola (1500), and Pedro Salinas (1891).