Angelo Amato

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Angelo Amato, S.D.B. (born 8 June 1938) is an Italian cardinal of the Catholic Church who served as the Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints between 2008 and 2018. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Angelo Amato has received more than 83,224 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Angelo Amato is the 1,145th most popular religious figure (down from 1,025th in 2019), the 1,749th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,545th in 2019) and the 342nd most popular Italian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Angelo Amato ranks 1,145 out of 2,272Before him are Saint David, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, Stachys the Apostle, Jorge Medina, Apollos, and Charles of Austria, Bishop of Wroclaw. After him are Pietro I Orseolo, Urbain Grandier, Henri Estienne, Emil Krebs, Gregory V of Constantinople, and Fermin.

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Among people born in 1938, Angelo Amato ranks 122Before him are Milan Galić, Nino Benvenuti, Myechyslaw Hryb, Mamadou Tandja, Wu Yi, and Morihiro Hosokawa. After him are Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi, Hermann Nitsch, Patrick Bauchau, Marien Ngouabi, Cabu, and Aslan Abashidze.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Angelo Amato ranks 1,749 out of 4,088Before him are Carlo Ubbiali (1929), Caecilius Statius (-230), Riz Ortolani (1926), Sabrina Salerno (1968), Pacuvius (-220), and Paolo Boi (1528). After him are Pietro I Orseolo (928), Philemon (-362), Grimoald, King of the Lombards (610), Giovanni Pacini (1796), Ottavio Piccolomini (1599), and Roberto Donadoni (1963).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Angelo Amato ranks 342Before him are Antipope Adalbert (1001), Nicholas of Tolentino (1245), Pier Giorgio Frassati (1901), Tatiana of Rome (200), Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet (1588), and Renato Martino (1932). After him are Pietro I Orseolo (928), Beniamino Stella (1941), Antipope Theodoric (1100), Pietro Gasparri (1852), Gregorio Barbarigo (1625), and Renato Corti (1936).