WRITER

Teofilo Folengo

1491 - 1544

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Teofilo Folengo (Italian pronunciation: [teˌɔːfilo foˈleŋɡo]) (November 8, 1491 – December 9, 1544), who wrote under the pseudonym of Merlino Coccajo or Merlinus Cocaius in Latin, was one of the principal Italian macaronic poets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Teofilo Folengo has received more than 20,871 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Teofilo Folengo is the 3,107th most popular writer (down from 2,535th in 2019), the 2,586th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,111th in 2019) and the 178th most popular Italian Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Teofilo Folengo ranks 3,107 out of 5,794Before him are Dmitry Pisarev, Kondraty Ryleyev, Bhanubhakta Acharya, Augusto Monterroso, James Rollins, and John Ashbery. After him are William Steig, Tōson Shimazaki, Gene Wolfe, Mikhail Kuzmin, Buddhadasa, and Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1491, Teofilo Folengo ranks 11Before him are Francesco Melzi, Martin Bucer, Lapu-Lapu, Suzanne, Duchess of Bourbon, Nicolò da Ponte, and Francisco de Sá de Miranda.  Among people deceased in 1544, Teofilo Folengo ranks 12Before him are Johannes Magnus, Pedro Damiano, Ruy López de Villalobos, Louis V, Elector Palatine, Valerius Cordus, and Bonaventure des Périers. After him is Nilakantha Somayaji.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Teofilo Folengo ranks 2,586 out of 4,088Before him are Luigi Delneri (1950), Giovanni Battista Donati (1826), Giuseppe Occhialini (1907), Fiorenzo Magni (1920), Liliana Segre (1930), and Paolo Di Canio (1968). After him are Marcello Piacentini (1881), Giuseppe Zanardelli (1826), Reniero Zeno (1250), Nicola Vicentino (1511), Giovanna Amati (1959), and Maria Angela Ardinghelli (1728).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Teofilo Folengo ranks 178Before him are Antonio Beccadelli (1394), Antonio Ghislanzoni (1824), Sibilla Aleramo (1876), Giuseppe Parini (1729), Elio Vittorini (1908), and Massimo Bontempelli (1878). After him are Giosafat Barbaro (1413), Goffredo Mameli (1827), Ennio Flaiano (1910), Luciano De Crescenzo (1928), Suso Cecchi d'Amico (1914), and Augusto Genina (1892).