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 67,518 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Timaeus of Locri is the 1,055th most popular writer (up from 1,096th in 2019), the 1,156th most popular biography from Italy and the 86th 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 1,055 out of 5,794Before him are Italo Svevo, Tibor Sekelj, Robert Merle, John Dickson Carr, Philostratus, and Fredric Brown. After him are Alfred Thayer Mahan, Lawrence Durrell, Joost van den Vondel, James Hadley Chase, Roger Caillois, and Max Nordau.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Timaeus of Locri ranks 8Before him are Lentulus Batiatus, Patanjali, Zhang Qian, Gaius Claudius Glaber, Mattathias, and John Hyrcanus. After him are Nicomedes IV of Bithynia, Eumenes III, Leonidas of Rhodes, Micipsa, Antiochus X Eusebes, and Aristobulus I. Among people deceased in 100 BC, Timaeus of Locri ranks 7Before him are Lentulus Batiatus, Gaius Claudius Glaber, Wang Zhaojun, Gnaeus Pompeius Trogus, Publilius Syrus, and Sosigenes of Alexandria. After him are Antipater of Sidon, Lucius Appuleius Saturninus, Artemidorus Ephesius, Apollonius Molon, Bocchus I, and Commius.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Timaeus of Locri ranks 1,156 out of 4,088Before him are Elsa Schiaparelli (1890), Vito Volterra (1860), Mario Del Monaco (1915), Italo Svevo (1861), Elsa Martinelli (1935), and Gaspare Spontini (1774). After him are Francesco Albani (1578), Antonio da Sangallo the Younger (1484), Angelo Secchi (1818), Giovanni Battista Venturi (1746), Cosimo Tura (1430), and Giovanni Sartori (1924).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Timaeus of Locri ranks 86Before him are Natalia Ginzburg (1916), Titus Pomponius Atticus (-110), Gaius Valerius Flaccus (45), Quintus Fabius Pictor (-254), Elsa Morante (1912), and Italo Svevo (1861). After him are Matteo Bandello (1484), Lucius Accius (-170), Chiara Lubich (1920), Gabriele Amorth (1925), Marcus Tullius Tiro (-103), and Giovanni Papini (1881).