New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Socrates of Constantinople

380 - 440

Photo of Socrates of Constantinople

Icon of person Socrates of Constantinople

Socrates of Constantinople (c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Socrates of Constantinople has received more than 173,560 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Socrates of Constantinople is the 52nd most popular historian (down from 50th in 2019), the 270th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 275th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Turkish Historian.

Socrates of Constantinople is most famous for his involvement in the Council of Chalcedon in 451 AD. He was a bishop of Constantinople and the patriarch of the Church of Constantinople.

Memorability Metrics

  • 170k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Socrates of Constantinoples by language


Among historians, Socrates of Constantinople ranks 52 out of 339Before him are Jared Diamond, Poggio Bracciolini, Tzvetan Todorov, Callisthenes, John Skylitzes, and Marcus Velleius Paterculus. After him are Euhemerus, Theopompus, Justin, Johann Gustav Droysen, Libanius, and Francesco Guicciardini.

Most Popular Historians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 380, Socrates of Constantinople ranks 1After him are Peter Chrysologus, Eutyches, Eucherius of Lyon, and Koriun. Among people deceased in 440, Socrates of Constantinople ranks 3Before him are Pope Sixtus III and Mesrop Mashtots. After him is Isidore of Pelusium.

Others Born in 380

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 440

Go to all Rankings

In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Socrates of Constantinople ranks 270 out of 1,301Before him are Ctesias (-440), Thābit ibn Qurra (836), Astyanax (null), Basilios Bessarion (1403), Suleiman ibn Qutulmish (1100), and Attalus II Philadelphus (-220). After him are Julius Martov (1873), Seleucus II Callinicus (-265), Abgar V (-1), Şehzade Abdullah (1776), Chryseis (null), and Eudokia Makrembolitissa (1021).

Among HISTORIANS In Turkey

Among historians born in Turkey, Socrates of Constantinople ranks 7Before him are Herodotus (-484), Hecataeus of Miletus (-550), Cassius Dio (155), Arrian (89), Ali ibn al-Athir (1160), and Niketas Choniates (1155). After him are Libanius (314), Eutropius (320), Ephorus (-400), George Kedrenos (1100), Eunapius (349), and Leo the Deacon (950).