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Nicephorus Gregoras

1295 - 1360

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Nicephorus Gregoras (; Greek: Νικηφόρος Γρηγορᾶς, Nikephoros Gregoras; c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicephorus Gregoras has received more than 50,522 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Nicephorus Gregoras is the 397th most popular philosopher (up from 414th in 2019), the 376th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 375th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Turkish Philosopher.

Nicephorus Gregoras was a Byzantine historian who is most famous for his history of the Byzantine Empire, "History of the Byzantine Empire."

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Among philosophers, Nicephorus Gregoras ranks 397 out of 1,081Before him are John of Salisbury, Johannes Althusius, Guan Zhong, Han Yu, Eubulides, and Paul Natorp. After him are Heinrich Rickert, Luce Irigaray, Christian Thomasius, Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais, Antonio Negri, and Charles Taylor.

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Among people born in 1295, Nicephorus Gregoras ranks 4Before him are Saint Roch, Isabella of France, and Jean Buridan. After him are Henry Suso, Odo IV, Duke of Burgundy, Catherine of Austria, Duchess of Calabria, and Nicholas Orsini. Among people deceased in 1360, Nicephorus Gregoras ranks 1After him are Joan I, Countess of Auvergne, John Koukouzelis, Qulpa, David IX of Georgia, and Nawruz Beg.

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Among people born in Turkey, Nicephorus Gregoras ranks 376 out of 1,301Before him are Aristagoras (-600), Baldwin II, Latin Emperor (1217), Mammes of Caesarea (259), Eubulides (-500), Sarduri II (-790), and Ahmet Tevfik Pasha (1845). After him are Alexios I of Trebizond (1182), Irene Angelina (1181), Tudḫaliya IV (-1300), Apollinaris of Ravenna (101), Ebussuud Efendi (1490), and Ayşe Sultan (1605).


Among philosophers born in Turkey, Nicephorus Gregoras ranks 28Before him are Thrasymachus (-459), Heraclides Ponticus (-385), Gemistus Pletho (1355), Strato of Lampsacus (-335), Gennadius Scholarius (1400), and Eubulides (-500). After him are George Pachymeres (1242), Themistius (317), Crates of Mallus (-200), Metrodorus of Lampsacus (-331), Barlaam of Seminara (1290), and Diogenes of Oenoanda (200).