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Timotheus of Miletus

450 BC - 360 BC

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Timotheus of Miletus (Ancient Greek: Τιμόθεος ὁ Μιλήσιος; c. 446 – 357 BC) was a Greek musician and dithyrambic poet, an exponent of the "new music." He added one or more strings to the lyre, whereby he incurred the displeasure of the Spartans and Athenians (E. Curtius, Hist of Greece, bk. v. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Timotheus of Miletus has received more than 38,134 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Timotheus of Miletus is the 2,543rd most popular writer, the 763rd most popular biography from Turkey and the 80th most popular Turkish Writer.

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  • 15

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  • 1.36

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Among writers, Timotheus of Miletus ranks 2,543 out of 5,755Before him are Yi Kwang-su, Mahasweta Devi, Aelred of Rievaulx, Lawrence Block, Sumitranandan Pant, and Mary Astell. After him are Miklós Radnóti, He Zhizhang, Lu Ji, Budd Schulberg, Yasutaka Tsutsui, and Anne Holt.

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Among people born in 450 BC, Timotheus of Miletus ranks 18Before him are Amyrtaeus, Ptolemy of Aloros, Artabanus of Persia, King An of Zhou, Amrapali, and Anuruddha. After him are Phormio, Antiochus of Syracuse, Thrasyllus, Seuthes I, Amadocus I, and Archelaus II of Macedon. Among people deceased in 360 BC, Timotheus of Miletus ranks 17Before him are Leontion, Anniceris, Bryaxis, Taxiles, Lais of Hyccara, and Quintus Hortensius. After him are Philitas of Cos, Laomedon of Mytilene, Silanion, Phaenias of Eresus, Stasanor, and Aristides of Thebes.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Timotheus of Miletus ranks 763 out of 1,301Before him are Justinian (525), Bardas Phokas the Younger (940), Ahmet Ertegun (1923), Halil Kut (1882), John the Cappadocian (490), and Mehmed Fuad Pasha (1814). After him are Bion of Smyrna (-300), Şükrü Saracoğlu (1887), Gessius Florus (100), Demetrios Ypsilantis (1793), Constantine Ypsilantis (1760), and Sarduri I (-900).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Timotheus of Miletus ranks 80Before him are Michael Choniates (1140), Constantine Manasses (1130), Antimachus (-400), Parthenius of Nicaea (-1), Paul the Silentiary (520), and George of Pisidia (580). After him are Bion of Smyrna (-300), Polemon I of Pontus (-65), Antiochus Kantemir (1708), Ibn Kemal (1468), Fatma Aliye Topuz (1862), and Xanthus (-500).