Beniamino Stella

1941 - Today

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Beniamino Stella (born 18 August 1941) is an Italian prelate of the Catholic Church who was Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy from 2013 to 2021; he has been a cardinal since 2014. He began working in the diplomatic service of the Holy See in 1970, was made an archbishop in 1987, and served as a nuncio in several countries between 1987 to 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beniamino Stella has received more than 50,348 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Beniamino Stella is the 1,200th most popular religious figure (up from 1,343rd in 2019), the 1,843rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 2,020th in 2019) and the 344th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Beniamino Stella ranks 1,200 out of 2,272Before him are Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Germanus of Auxerre, Guru Angad, Carpocrates, Victor Maurus, and Alexander Schmorell. After him are Jeremias II of Constantinople, Antipope Theodoric, Kevin Farrell, Pietro Gasparri, Shinran, and Alfred Loisy.

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Among people born in 1941, Beniamino Stella ranks 138Before him are Goh Chok Tong, Ahmed Shafik, Akiko Wakabayashi, Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya, Mario Corso, and Sergei Dovlatov. After him are Ghena Dimitrova, Denys Arcand, Sigmar Polke, Sergio Oliva, Rosa Maria Sardà, and Andrei Mironov.

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Among people born in Italy, Beniamino Stella ranks 1,843 out of 4,088Before him are Vincenzo Lancia (1881), Luigi Comencini (1916), Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena (1634), Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), and Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875). After him are Luigi Musso (1924), Princess Margherita of Bourbon-Parma (1847), Galeazzo II Visconti (1320), Roberto Boninsegna (1943), Christian Vieri (1973), and Susanna Agnelli (1922).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Beniamino Stella ranks 344Before him are Pier Giorgio Frassati (1901), Tatiana of Rome (200), Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet (1588), Renato Martino (1932), Angelo Amato (1938), and Pietro I Orseolo (928). After him are Antipope Theodoric (1100), Pietro Gasparri (1852), Gregorio Barbarigo (1625), Renato Corti (1936), Domenico Tardini (1888), and Ercole Consalvi (1757).