Eusébio Scheid

1932 - 2021

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Eusébio Oscar Scheid S.C.J. (8 December 1932 – 13 January 2021) was a Brazilian prelate of the Catholic Church who was Archbishop of Rio de Janeiro from 2001 to 2009. He was raised to the rank of cardinal in 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eusébio Scheid has received more than 21,722 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Eusébio Scheid is the 1,976th most popular religious figure (down from 1,722nd in 2019), the 485th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 341st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Brazilian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Eusébio Scheid ranks 1,976 out of 2,272Before him are Vicente Enrique y Tarancón, Polycarp Pengo, Carlos Amigo Vallejo, Emmanuel Célestin Suhard, Mikel Koliqi, and Luis Aponte Martínez. After him are Gualtiero Bassetti, Nirmala Joshi, Pedro Barreto, Severino Poletto, Raúl Silva Henríquez, and Hilda of Whitby.

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Among people born in 1932, Eusébio Scheid ranks 290Before him are Raymond Kaelbel, Ugo Mifsud Bonnici, Francisco Umbral, Monte Hellman, James Stafford, and Ferenc Sipos. After him are Tinka Kurti, Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, Sándor Mátrai, Michel Leblond, Khalil Taha, and Pik Botha. Among people deceased in 2021, Eusébio Scheid ranks 9Before him are Sheldon Adelson, Tanya Roberts, Michael Apted, Marion Ramsey, Henri Schwery, and Carlos do Carmo. After him are Vassilis Alexakis, Rush Limbaugh, Colin Bell, Gimax, Peter Mark Richman, and Bernd Kannenberg.

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Among people born in Brazil, Eusébio Scheid ranks 485 out of 1,947Before him are Manga (1937), Nélida Piñon (1937), Romeu Pellicciari (1911), Alessandra Ambrosio (1981), Pita (1958), and Eike Batista (1956). After him are José Perácio (1917), Pedro Diniz (1970), Alice Braga (1983), Teóphilo Bettencourt Pereira (1900), Marcos Roberto Silveira Reis (1973), and Arnaldo Cézar Coelho (1943).


Among religious figures born in Brazil, Eusébio Scheid ranks 10Before him are Frei Galvão (1739), Aloísio Lorscheider (1924), José Freire Falcão (1925), João Braz de Aviz (1947), Geraldo Majella Agnelo (1933), and Odilo Scherer (1949). After him are Eugênio Sales (1920), Serafim Fernandes de Araújo (1924), Raymundo Damasceno Assis (1937), Orani João Tempesta (1949), and Sérgio da Rocha (1959).