Christina of Bolsena

210 - 304

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Christina of Bolsena, also known as Christina of Tyre, or in the Eastern Orthodox Church as Christina the Great Martyr, is venerated as a Christian martyr of the 3rd century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christina of Bolsena has received more than 122,178 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Christina of Bolsena is the 488th most popular religious figure (down from 446th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Lebanon (up from 60th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Lebanese Religious Figure.

Christina of Bolsena is most famous for her appearance in the painting "Christina of Bolsena Weeping at the Feet of Christ" by the Italian painter Raphael. The painting depicts a scene from the Bible where Christina is weeping at the feet of Christ after he has been taken down from the cross.

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Among religious figures, Christina of Bolsena ranks 488 out of 2,272Before her are Pope Benedict VI, Hippolytus of Rome, Annas, Vincent of Saragossa, Guru Nanak, and Ansgar. After her are Pope Agapetus II, Pope Eugene I, Pope Silverius, Paul of Thebes, Pope Lucius II, and Pope Adeodatus II.

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Among people born in 210, Christina of Bolsena ranks 3Before her are Claudius Gothicus and Denis. After her are Emperor Ōjin, Herennia Etruscilla, Ruan Ji, Dexippus, and Julius Saturninus. Among people deceased in 304, Christina of Bolsena ranks 8Before her are Saint Florian, Philomena, Pancras of Rome, Pope Marcellinus, Anastasia of Sirmium, and Vincent of Saragossa. After her are Eulalia of Mérida, Euphemia, Juliana of Nicomedia, Saint Afra, and Emerentiana.

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In Lebanon

Among people born in Lebanon, Christina of Bolsena ranks 11 out of 119Before her are Michel Aoun (1935), Ahab (-900), Keanu Reeves (1964), Porphyry (233), Rafic Hariri (1944), and Charbel Makhlouf (1828). After her are Fairuz (1935), Ulpian (170), Amin Maalouf (1949), Émile Lahoud (1936), Hiram I (-1000), and Eusebius of Nicomedia (280).


Among religious figures born in Lebanon, Christina of Bolsena ranks 3Before her are Saint Barbara (300) and Charbel Makhlouf (1828). After her are Eusebius of Nicomedia (280), Rashid Rida (1865), Sheikh Adi ibn Musafir (1073), Pamphilus of Caesarea (240), Bechara Boutros al-Rahi (1940), Frumentius (400), Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir (1920), Nimatullah Kassab (1808), and Aram I (1947).