A collated web index of significant
Historians and Philosophers
Medieval and Renaissance (501 - 1500)

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NOTE: Deceased philosophers and historians are listed chronologically by year of death, whereas living individuals are listed by year of birth.

Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius (480?-525?)
Roman philosopher
Procopius of Caesarea (490?/507?-560?)
East Roman historian
Flavius Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator (490?-585?)
Roman statesman, monk, and historian
Phyrogenas (970-1064)
Basque philosopher
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Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)
English philosopher and theologian
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Judah Halevi (1070?-1141?)
Iberian Hebrew poet and philosopher
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Peter Abelard (1079-1142)
Breton philosopher and theologian
Geoffrey de Villehardouin (1079-1142)
French chronicler of the Crusades
Henry of Huntingdon (1080?-1160)
English chronicler and clergyman
Moses Maimonides (Moses ben Maimon) (1138-1204)
Spanish philosopher and physician
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Snorri Sturlason (1179?-1241)
Icelandic poet and chronicler
Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)
Italian philosopher and theologian
John Duns Scotus (1265?-1308)
Scottish philosopher
William of Ockham (1285-1349)
English philosopher
Jean Buridan (1295?-1360?)
French logician, philosopher and theologian
Jean Froissart (1337-1410)
French chronicler

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