Fouad Twal

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Fouad Twal (Arabic: البطريرك فؤاد طوال; born 23 October 1940 in Madaba, Jordan) is a Jordanian Catholic prelate who served as Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem from 2008 to 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fouad Twal has received more than 80,466 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Fouad Twal is the 1,596th most popular religious figure (down from 1,213th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Jordan (down from 15th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Fouad Twal ranks 1,596 out of 2,238Before him are Saint Pothinus, Gilberto Agustoni, Johannes Willebrands, Abbé Faria, Walter Brandmüller, and Hans Tausen. After him are Moriteru Ueshiba, Franciszek Macharski, Melchior Grodziecki, Kevin of Glendalough, Athanasius I of Constantinople, and Joseph Vaz.

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Among people born in 1940, Fouad Twal ranks 193Before him are Sandro Munari, Samuel Little, Chip Taylor, Gérard Larrousse, Quentin Skinner, and Nasser Al-Sabah. After him are Hanako, Princess Hitachi, Just Jaeckin, Agostino Vallini, Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Graham McRae, and Angela Carter.

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In Jordan

Among people born in Jordan, Fouad Twal ranks 16 out of 44Before him are Balak (null), Simon bar Giora (100), Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (1966), Jair (-1000), Meleager of Gadara (-130), and Phinehas (-1300). After him are Fayez Tarawneh (1949), Nayef Hawatmeh (1938), Marouf al-Bakhit (1947), Zaid ibn Shaker (1934), Prince Hassan bin Talal (1947), and Samih al-Qasim (1939).


Among religious figures born in Jordan, Fouad Twal ranks 4Before him are Aaron (-1396), Al-Mansur (714), and Phinehas (-1300). After him are Maroun Elias Nimeh Lahham (1948).