WRITER

Shota Rustaveli

1172 - 1216

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Shota Rustaveli (Georgian: შოთა რუსთაველი, c. 1160 – after c. 1220), mononymously known simply as Rustaveli, was a medieval Georgian poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shota Rustaveli has received more than 182,602 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia. Shota Rustaveli is the 268th most popular writer, the 6th most popular biography from Georgia and the 2nd most popular Georgian Writer.

Shotar Rustaveli is most famous for writing the epic poem "The Knight in the Panther's Skin" in the 11th century.

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  • 70

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.33

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  • 4.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Shota Rustaveli ranks 268 out of 5,794Before him are Henryk Sienkiewicz, Jaroslav Hašek, Taras Shevchenko, Marcus Terentius Varro, Mario Puzo, and Antonin Artaud. After him are Amos Oz, Fuzûlî, Carlos Castaneda, Friedrich Hölderlin, Peter Drucker, and William Wordsworth.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1172, Shota Rustaveli ranks 1After him are Baldwin I, Latin Emperor, Isabella I of Jerusalem, Aimery of Cyprus, Bohemond IV of Antioch, and Louis I, Count of Blois. Among people deceased in 1216, Shota Rustaveli ranks 3Before him are Pope Innocent III and John, King of England. After him are Eric X of Sweden, Henry of Flanders, Robert de Clari, Kamo no Chōmei, and Ida, Countess of Boulogne.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Shota Rustaveli ranks 6 out of 292Before him are Joseph Stalin (1879), Darius the Great (-550), Aram Khachaturian (1903), Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893), and Eduard Shevardnadze (1928). After him are Lavrentiy Beria (1899), Tamar of Georgia (1166), Tigran Petrosian (1929), Yakov Dzhugashvili (1907), Aleksei Brusilov (1853), and Sergei Parajanov (1924).

Among WRITERS In Georgia

Among writers born in Georgia, Shota Rustaveli ranks 2Before him are Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893). After him are Sayat-Nova (1712), Ilia Chavchavadze (1837), Vazha-Pshavela (1861), Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko (1858), Pavel Bermondt-Avalov (1877), Nodar Dumbadze (1928), Akaki Tsereteli (1840), Boris Akunin (1956), Nikoloz Baratashvili (1817), and Roy Medvedev (1925).