Aidan of Lindisfarne

600 - 651

Aidan of Lindisfarne

Aidan of Lindisfarne (Irish: Naomh Aodhán; died 31 August 651) was an Irish monk and missionary credited with converting the Anglo-Saxons to Christianity in Northumbria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aidan of Lindisfarne has received more than 273,338 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,640th most popular religious figure.

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  • 20

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  • 2.75

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  • 3.16

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Among religious figures, Aidan of Lindisfarne ranks 1,640 out of 2,001Before him are Engelbert II of Berg, Fariduddin Ganjshakar, Cædmon, Hilarion Capucci, Antipope Paschal III, and Toribio Ticona Porco. After him are Maximus V of Constantinople, Pingali Venkayya, Christian Tumi, Megabates, Karl-Josef Rauber, and Gennadius of Constantinople.

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Among people born in 600, Aidan of Lindisfarne ranks 41Before him are Ceawlin of Wessex, Bhāskara I, Eadbald of Kent, Æthelfrith, Gisulf II of Friuli, and Gisulf I of Friuli. After him are Cearl of Mercia, Mellitus, Justus, Hussa of Bernicia, Ceol of Wessex, and Sigeberht the Little. Among people deceased in 651, Aidan of Lindisfarne ranks 1

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