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Timaeus of Locri

200 BC - 100 BC

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Timaeus of Locri (; Ancient Greek: Τίμαιος ὁ Λοκρός, romanized: Tímaios ho Lokrós; Latin: Timaeus Locrus) is a character in two of Plato's dialogues, Timaeus and Critias. In both, he appears as a philosopher of the Pythagorean school. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Timaeus of Locri has received more than 78,523 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Timaeus of Locri is the 1,210th most popular writer (down from 1,055th in 2019), the 1,318th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,156th in 2019) and the 93rd most popular Italian Writer.

Timaeus of Locri is most famous for his work in geometry.

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Among writers, Timaeus of Locri ranks 1,210 out of 5,755Before him are Dan Simmons, David Grossman, Shammai, Dean Koontz, Stanisław Jerzy Lec, and Alexander Ostrovsky. After him are Pierre de Marivaux, Achilles Tatius, Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, Aristophanes of Byzantium, James Anderson, and Shi Nai'an.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Timaeus of Locri ranks 10Before him are Zhang Qian, Gaius Claudius Glaber, Mattathias, John Hyrcanus, Eumenes III, and Nicomedes IV of Bithynia. After him are Micipsa, Antipater of Sidon, Antiochus X Eusebes, Mithridates V of Pontus, Simon Thassi, and Aristobulus I. Among people deceased in 100 BC, Timaeus of Locri ranks 7Before him are Lentulus Batiatus, Gaius Claudius Glaber, Gnaeus Pompeius Trogus, Wang Zhaojun, Sosigenes of Alexandria, and Publilius Syrus. After him are Antipater of Sidon, Tigranes III, Bocchus I, Apollonius Molon, Lucius Appuleius Saturninus, and Artemidorus Ephesius.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Timaeus of Locri ranks 1,318 out of 4,668Before him are Miuccia Prada (1949), Leonardo Leo (1694), Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz (1936), Scipione del Ferro (1465), Gioffre Borgia (1481), and Gianna Nannini (1954). After him are Tito Gobbi (1913), Lambert of Italy (880), Alessandro Valignano (1539), Pietro Della Valle (1586), Piero Manzoni (1933), and Mario Capecchi (1937).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Timaeus of Locri ranks 93Before him are Gaius Asinius Pollio (-76), Giambattista Marino (1569), Odoric of Pordenone (1286), Matteo Bandello (1484), Gabriele Amorth (1925), and Claudio Magris (1939). After him are Giovanni Papini (1881), Cornelius Gallus (-69), Quintus Fabius Pictor (-254), Giovanni Verga (1840), Thomas of Celano (1185), and Maurus Servius Honoratus (363).