Michael Baius

1513 - 1589

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Michael Baius (1513 – 16 September 1589) was a Belgian theologian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Baius has received more than 23,950 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Michael Baius is the 868th most popular philosopher (down from 803rd in 2019), the 2,929th most popular biography from France (down from 2,651st in 2019) and the 107th most popular Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Michael Baius ranks 868 out of 1,081Before him are Favorinus, Émile Boirac, Francesco Filelfo, Timon of Athens, Antoine Berman, and G. E. M. Anscombe. After him are Aleksey Khomyakov, Cláudio Hummes, Zeno of Tarsus, Bahya ibn Paquda, David Lewis, and Edmund Gettier.

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Among people born in 1513, Michael Baius ranks 8Before him are Hedwig Jagiellon, Electress of Brandenburg, Louis, Duke of Montpensier, Jacques Amyot, Pirro Ligorio, Daniele Barbaro, and John, Margrave of Brandenburg-Küstrin.  Among people deceased in 1589, Michael Baius ranks 10Before him are Christophe Plantin, Alessandro Farnese, Benedict the Moor, Johannes Sturm, Anna Maria of the Palatinate, and Bernard Palissy. After him are Jean-Antoine de Baïf, Heo Nanseolheon, Marcin Kromer, and Jurij Dalmatin.

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In France

Among people born in France, Michael Baius ranks 2,929 out of 6,011Before him are Eugène Emmanuel Amaury Duval (1808), Eustace III, Count of Boulogne (1060), Jean Pierre Flourens (1794), Léon Gaumont (1864), Pierre Pigneau de Behaine (1741), and Jacques Babinet (1794). After him are Pierre Attaingnant (1494), Henri Mathias Berthelot (1861), Étienne Pivert de Senancour (1770), Louise Farrenc (1804), Raël (1946), and Edmond Audran (1840).


Among philosophers born in France, Michael Baius ranks 107Before him are André Glucksmann (1937), Alain Finkielkraut (1949), Denis Pétau (1583), Anselm of Laon (1050), Favorinus (85), and Antoine Berman (1942). After him are Léon Brunschvicg (1869), Jean Wahl (1888), Charles Renouvier (1815), Firmin Abauzit (1679), Élisabeth Badinter (1944), and Pierre Nicole (1625).