Date of Birth: End of the 14th century
Place of Birth: Probably in Thessaloniki
Date of Death: After 1430
Place of Death: Unknown
The little that is known about John Anagnostes is derived from his own work.
He was probably a member of the lower clergy (anagnōstēs) in Thessaloniki in the period of the Venetian occupation in the 1420s. He belonged to the supporters of the Metropolitan of Thessaloniki…