Clement Mary Hofbauer

1751 - 1820

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Clement Mary Hofbauer (German: Klemens Maria Hofbauer) (26 December 1751 – 15 March 1820) was a Moravian hermit and later a priest of the Redemptorist congregation. He established the presence of his congregation, founded in Italy, north of the Alps, for which he is considered a co-founder of the congregation. He was greatly known for his lifelong dedication to the care of the poor during a tumultuous period of Europe's history, which left thousands in destitution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clement Mary Hofbauer has received more than 60,847 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Clement Mary Hofbauer is the 1,023rd most popular religious figure (down from 979th in 2019), the 179th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 115th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Czech Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Clement Mary Hofbauer ranks 1,023 out of 2,272Before him are Impenitent thief, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, Raymonde de Laroche, Mariano Rampolla, Yves Congar, and Paul of the Cross. After him are Louis of Toulouse, Henry, Bao Xishun, Martin of Braga, Alois Hudal, and Antipope Gregory VI.

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Among people born in 1751, Clement Mary Hofbauer ranks 15Before him are Charles Emmanuel IV of Sardinia, Dmitry Bortniansky, Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange, George Shaw, Frederica Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt, and Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz. After him are Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein, Heinrich Füger, Anders Dahl, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Earl of Minto, and Johann Heinrich Voss. Among people deceased in 1820, Clement Mary Hofbauer ranks 17Before him are Gia Long, Henri Christophe, Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange, Alexander Mackenzie, Joseph Banks, and Princess Wilhelmina Caroline of Denmark. After him are Jean-Lambert Tallien, Augustin Barruel, Constantin François de Chassebœuf, comte de Volney, Daniel Boone, Nguyễn Du, and Benjamin West.

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Among people born in Czechia, Clement Mary Hofbauer ranks 179 out of 839Before him are Sigfried Held (1942), Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Blanche of Valois (1316), Alice Herz-Sommer (1903), Archduke Charles Stephen of Austria (1860), and Otto Kittel (1917). After him are Antonín Puč (1907), Josef Koudelka (1938), Ivo Viktor (1942), Julius von Payer (1841), Karel Zeman (1910), and Eduard Bloch (1872).


Among religious figures born in Czechia, Clement Mary Hofbauer ranks 6Before him are John of Nepomuk (1350), Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (907), Adalbert of Prague (955), Agnes of Bohemia (1211), and Ludmila of Bohemia (860). After him are Miloslav Vlk (1932), Dominik Duka (1943), Zdislava Berka (1215), Gorazd (1879), Josef Beran (1888), and Vladimír Holan (1905).