Alphonsus Rodriguez

1532 - 1617

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Alphonsus Rodríguez, SJ (Spanish: Alfonso) (25 July 1532 – 31 October 1617) was a Spanish Jesuit religious brother who is venerated as a saint in the Catholic Church. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alphonsus Rodriguez has received more than 104,598 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Alphonsus Rodriguez is the 1,452nd most popular religious figure, the 731st most popular biography from Spain and the 54th most popular Spanish Religious Figure.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Over the past year Alphonsus Rodriguez has had the most page views in the with 14,189 views, followed by Spanish (13,150), and Portuguese (3,441). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Russian (32.26%), Egyptian Arabic (21.21%), and Catalan (19.22%)


Among religious figures, Alphonsus Rodriguez ranks 1,452 out of 3,187Before him are Plutarch of Byzantium, John Nelson Darby, Balthasar Hubmaier, Pope Cyril VI of Alexandria, Saint Kilian, and Junia. After him are Hōnen, Modestus of Jerusalem, Beniamino Stella, Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem, Urbain Grandier, and Swaminarayan.

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Among people born in 1532, Alphonsus Rodriguez ranks 9Before him are Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester, John Hawkins, Francis Walsingham, Anne of Denmark, Electress of Saxony, William IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, and Luís Fróis. After him are Archduchess Magdalena of Austria, Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa, Maerten de Vos, Mehmed II Giray, Edzard II, Count of East Frisia, and Marino Grimani. Among people deceased in 1617, Alphonsus Rodriguez ranks 15Before him are Hendrik Goltzius, 4th Dalai Lama, Fausto Veranzio, Dorothea of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Giovanni Botero, and Leonora Dori. After him are Sedefkar Mehmed Agha, Prospero Alpini, Giovanni Antonio Magini, Dorothea Maria of Anhalt, Isaac Oliver, and François d'Aguilon.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Alphonsus Rodriguez ranks 731 out of 3,355Before him are Periko Alonso (1953), Juan de Zumárraga (1468), Luis de Requesens y Zúñiga (1528), Salvador de Madariaga (1886), Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Bavaria (1859), and Adelardo Rodríguez (1939). After him are Luis Ricardo Falero (1851), El Risitas (1956), Qadi Iyad (1083), Alejandro Lerroux (1864), Ferrer Bassa (1285), and Francisco Gabica (1937).


Among religious figures born in Spain, Alphonsus Rodriguez ranks 54Before him are Pedro Arrupe (1907), Abu Bakr ibn al-Arabi (1076), Urraca of Zamora (1033), Thomas of Villanova (1486), Pelagius of Córdoba (912), and Juan de Zumárraga (1468). After him are Qadi Iyad (1083), Eulogius of Córdoba (810), Agobard (769), Raimon Panikkar (1918), Javier Echevarría Rodríguez (1932), and Bartolomé Carranza (1503).