Rodulfus Glaber

985 - 1047

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Rodulfus, or Raoul Glaber (which means "the Smooth" or "the Bald", 985–1047) was an 11th century Benedictine chronicler. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rodulfus Glaber has received more than 38,326 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rodulfus Glaber is the 1,561st most popular writer (up from 1,729th in 2019), the 1,735th most popular biography from France (up from 1,843rd in 2019) and the 224th most popular French Writer.

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Among writers, Rodulfus Glaber ranks 1,561 out of 5,794Before him are Georges Feydeau, James Hilton, Herbjørg Wassmo, Alexander Kielland, Boris Pahor, and Martin Opitz. After him are Georges Rodenbach, Hassan ibn Thabit, Hipponax, Du Mu, Eduard Mörike, and Michael Moorcock.

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Among people born in 985, Rodulfus Glaber ranks 3Before him are Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah and Emma of Normandy. After him are Radbot of Klettgau, Adalbert, Margrave of Austria, Hamza ibn-'Ali ibn-Ahmad, and Eilmer of Malmesbury. Among people deceased in 1047, Rodulfus Glaber ranks 4Before him are Pope Clement II, Magnus the Good, and Humbert I, Count of Savoy. After him is Henry VII, Duke of Bavaria.

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In France

Among people born in France, Rodulfus Glaber ranks 1,735 out of 5,234Before him are Georges Canguilhem (1904), Caesarius of Arles (470), Le Pétomane (1857), Abraham Hyacinthe Anquetil-Duperron (1731), Henri-Edmond Cross (1856), and Charles de Bourbon (1523). After him are Jean-Baptiste Pigalle (1714), Remy de Gourmont (1858), François Magendie (1783), Gottfried von Strassburg (1180), Théodore de Banville (1823), and Jean-François Marmontel (1723).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Rodulfus Glaber ranks 224Before him are Joseph Joubert (1754), René Char (1907), Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy (1758), Alphonse Allais (1854), Jules Romains (1885), and Georges Feydeau (1862). After him are Remy de Gourmont (1858), Gottfried von Strassburg (1180), Théodore de Banville (1823), Jean-François Marmontel (1723), Monique Wittig (1935), and Marie de Gournay (1565).