Erasmus, Dutch Scholar

by Hans Holbein the Younger

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus
  • Known as: Erasmus; Erasmus of Rotterdam; Desiderius Erasmus
  • Birth: October 27, 1466, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Death: July 12, 1536, Basel, Switzerland
  • Language: Latin; Dutch
  • Who he was: Dutch scholar; The Praise of Folly
  • Included in lists (What's This?): GBWW (+10YP); Bloom

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