Babylas of Antioch

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Babylas (died 253) was a patriarch of Antioch (237–253), who died in prison during the Decian persecution. In the Eastern Orthodox Church and Eastern Catholic Churches of the Byzantine rite his feast day is September 4, in the Roman Rite, January 24. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Babylas of Antioch has received more than 33,506 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Babylas of Antioch is the 1,262nd most popular religious figure, the 629th most popular biography from Turkey and the 89th most popular Turkish Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Babylas of Antioch ranks 1,262 out of 2,272Before him are William M. Branham, Nimatullah Kassab, Guillaume Dubois, Giovanni Lajolo, John of Patmos, and Franjo Šeper. After him are Ajahn Chah, Virginia Centurione Bracelli, Stephen Langton, Franz König, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje, and Claudio Acquaviva.

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Among people born in 238, Babylas of Antioch ranks 1 Among people deceased in 251, Babylas of Antioch ranks 6Before him are Decius, Sima Yi, Hostilian, Herennius Etruscus, and Herennia Etruscilla. After him are Zosimos of Panopolis and Gaius Julius Priscus.

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Among people born in Turkey, Babylas of Antioch ranks 629 out of 1,128Before him are Anthemius (400), Marcellinus Comes (450), Eunomius of Cyzicus (335), Aesacus (null), Mustafa Balel (1945), and Aristeas (-600). After him are Parthenius of Nicaea (-1), Şenol Güneş (1952), Lucia, Countess of Tripoli (1265), Theon of Smyrna (70), Aulus Licinius Archias (-121), and Darío Moreno (1921).


Among religious figures born in Turkey, Babylas of Antioch ranks 89Before him are Pelagia (400), Stachys the Apostle (20), Macrina the Younger (324), Flavian of Constantinople (null), John IV of Constantinople (600), and Eunomius of Cyzicus (335). After him are Aulus Licinius Archias (-121), Eutychius of Constantinople (512), Severus of Antioch (456), Antony II of Constantinople (829), Saint Mercurius (224), and Thaddeus of Edessa (100).