Vincenzo Scamozzi

1548 - 1616

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Vincenzo Scamozzi (2 September 1548 – 7 August 1616) was an Italian architect and a writer on architecture, active mainly in Vicenza and Republic of Venice area in the second half of the 16th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vincenzo Scamozzi has received more than 106,699 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Vincenzo Scamozzi is the 75th most popular architect (up from 85th in 2019), the 917th most popular biography from Italy (up from 968th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Italian Architect.

Vincenzo Scamozzi is most famous for his work on the church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice.

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Over the past year Vincenzo Scamozzi has had the most page views in the with 11,862 views, followed by Italian (11,151), and German (3,700). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (99.67%), Piedmontese (80.30%), and Latvian (63.05%)


Among architects, Vincenzo Scamozzi ranks 75 out of 518Before him are Pierre Lescot, Isidore of Miletus, Senenmut, Marcel Breuer, Erich Mendelsohn, and Richard Rogers. After him are Robert Venturi, Sebastiano Serlio, Peter Parler, Daniel Libeskind, Louis Kahn, and Hector Guimard.

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Among people born in 1548, Vincenzo Scamozzi ranks 5Before him are Giordano Bruno, Simon Stevin, Tomás Luis de Victoria, and Francisco Suárez. After him are Karel van Mander, Bianca Cappello, William V, Duke of Bavaria, Honda Tadakatsu, Palma il Giovane, Catherine of Cleves, and Fatma Sultan. Among people deceased in 1616, Vincenzo Scamozzi ranks 4Before him are William Shakespeare, Miguel de Cervantes, and Tokugawa Ieyasu. After him are Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Jacob Le Maire, Andreas Libavius, John Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, Simeon Bekbulatovich, Magdalene of Brandenburg, and Agnes Hedwig of Anhalt.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Vincenzo Scamozzi ranks 917 out of 5,161Before him are Angelo Sodano (1927), Pope Severinus (600), Theognis of Megara (-570), Robert I, Duke of Parma (1848), Dionysius II of Syracuse (-397), and William I of Sicily (1126). After him are Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus (-300), Elena Cornaro Piscopia (1646), Silas (1), Sejanus (-20), Sebastiano Serlio (1475), and Poggio Bracciolini (1380).


Among architects born in Italy, Vincenzo Scamozzi ranks 15Before him are Arnolfo di Cambio (1240), Giacomo della Porta (1533), Guarino Guarini (1624), Giuliano da Sangallo (1445), Aldo Rossi (1931), and Richard Rogers (1933). After him are Sebastiano Serlio (1475), Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt (1668), Bartolomeo Ammannati (1511), Filarete (1400), Francesco di Giorgio Martini (1439), and Baldassare Longhena (1596).