Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje

1670 - 1735

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Danilo I Petrović-Njegoš (Serbian Cyrillic: Данило I Петровић-Његош; 1670 – 11 January 1735) was the Metropolitan of Cetinje between 1697 and 1735, and the founder of the House of Petrović-Njegoš, which ruled Montenegro from 1697 to 1918. He was also known by the patronymic Danilo Šćepčević. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje has received more than 66,362 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje is the 1,385th most popular religious figure (down from 1,356th in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from Montenegro and the 3rd most popular Montenegrin Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje ranks 1,385 out of 3,187Before him are Anuruddha, Zadok, Edward Schillebeeckx, Karaindash, Anatolius of Constantinople, and Angelo Amato. After him are Wolf Messing, João I of Kongo, Violet Brown, Guru Amar Das, Antipope Sylvester IV, and Willehad.

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Among people born in 1670, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje ranks 12Before him are Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine, Giovanni Bononcini, James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, Abigail Masham, Baroness Masham, Maria Margaretha Kirch, and Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken. After him are Zheng Keshuang, Jean-Baptiste Dubos, Domenico Trezzini, Turlough O'Carolan, Olof Celsius, and Banda Singh Bahadur. Among people deceased in 1735, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje ranks 8Before him are Francis II Rákóczi, Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Christian III, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken, Louis Rudolph, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Maria Clementina Sobieska, and Polyxena of Hesse-Rotenburg. After him are Robert de Cotte, Carlo Ruzzini, Sophia Louise of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Petr Brandl, Johann Krieger, and Peter Artedi.

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In Montenegro

Among people born in Montenegro, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje ranks 24 out of 142Before him are Petar I Petrović-Njegoš (1748), Dejan Savićević (1966), George, Crown Prince of Serbia (1887), Radola Gajda (1892), Predrag Mijatović (1969), and Veljko Bulajić (1928). After him are Princess Anna of Montenegro (1874), Amfilohije Radović (1938), Peko Dapčević (1913), Princess Xenia of Montenegro (1881), Michael, Prince of Montenegro (1908), and Mirko Petrović-Njegoš (1820).


Among religious figures born in Montenegro, Danilo I, Metropolitan of Cetinje ranks 3Before him are Leopold Mandić (1866), and Petar I Petrović-Njegoš (1748). After him are Amfilohije Radović (1938), Sava Petrović (1702), Gjon Buzuku (1499), and Aleksandar Ivović (null).