Michael Scot

1175 - 1232

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Michael Scot (Latin: Michael Scotus; 1175 – c. 1232) was a mathematician and scholar in the Middle Ages. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Scot has received more than 139,095 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Michael Scot is the 28th most popular occultist (up from 310th in 2019), the 1,331st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,431st in 2019) and the 8th most popular British Occultist.

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Among occultists, Michael Scot ranks 28 out of 9Before him are Franz Bardon, Robert Fludd, Józef Maria Hoene-Wroński, Nina Kulagina, Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers, and Charles Webster Leadbeater. After him are Elias Ashmole, Algernon Blackwood, Joséphin Péladan, A. E. Waite, Stanislas de Guaita, and Dion Fortune.

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Among people born in 1175, Michael Scot ranks 11Before him are Agnes of Merania, Raymond of Penyafort, Yolanda of Flanders, Comtessa de Dia, Alexander of Hales, and Frederick I, Duke of Austria. After him are Margaret of Hungary, Roger III of Sicily, and Albert I, Duke of Saxony. Among people deceased in 1232, Michael Scot ranks 2Before him is Tolui. After him are Peire de Montagut and Idris al-Ma'mun.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Scot ranks 1,331 out of 6,924Before him are Idris Elba (1972), John Boyd Orr (1880), Josiah Wedgwood (1730), Claire Bloom (1931), Charlotte, Princess Royal (1766), and David Thewlis (1963). After him are Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge (1375), Steven Berkoff (1937), Ed Miliband (1969), Victor McLaglen (1886), Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623), and Lulach (1030).

Among OCCULTISTS In United Kingdom

Among occultists born in United Kingdom, Michael Scot ranks 8Before him are Aleister Crowley (1875), Edward Kelley (1555), Alice Bailey (1880), Robert Fludd (1574), Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers (1854), and Charles Webster Leadbeater (1854). After him are Elias Ashmole (1617), Algernon Blackwood (1869), Dion Fortune (1890), and Israel Regardie (1907).