Gabriele Amorth

1925 - 2016

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Gabriele Amorth (1 May 1925 – 16 September 2016) was an Italian Catholic priest and exorcist of the Diocese of Rome who performed tens of thousands of exorcisms over his sixty plus years as a priest. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gabriele Amorth has received more than 504,530 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Gabriele Amorth is the 1,203rd most popular writer (down from 1,126th in 2019), the 1,304th most popular biography from Italy and the 90th most popular Italian Writer.

Gabriele Amorth is an Italian Roman Catholic priest and exorcist. He claims to have performed tens of thousands of exorcisms in his lifetime. He was the president of the International Association of Exorcists from 1991 to 2000.

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Among writers, Gabriele Amorth ranks 1,203 out of 5,794Before him are Yeghishe Charents, Hayim Nahman Bialik, Carson McCullers, Samuel Butler, Dan Simmons, and Paul Scarron. After him are Ján Kollár, Vladimir Korolenko, Antoine-Henri Jomini, Rigas Feraios, Robert Bloch, and Comtessa de Dia.

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Among people born in 1925, Gabriele Amorth ranks 84Before him are Ernest Gellner, Tom Gehrels, Sammy Davis Jr., Hal Holbrook, John Pople, and Hilda Gadea. After him are Masanori Tokita, Oliver Smithies, William Styron, Gabriele Ferzetti, Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen, and Gore Vidal. Among people deceased in 2016, Gabriele Amorth ranks 71Before him are Sonia Rykiel, Edgar Mitchell, Michel Tournier, Keith Emerson, Thomas Schelling, and Ahmed Zewail. After him are David Hamilton, Iolanda Balaș, Tony Burton, Kenny Baker, Takahito, Prince Mikasa, and Michal Kováč.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Gabriele Amorth ranks 1,304 out of 4,088Before him are Maria Cristina of Savoy (1812), Charles I, Duke of Savoy (1468), Adolfo Celi (1922), Lucio Fulci (1927), Massimo Moratti (1945), and Carlo Maria Martini (1927). After him are Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta (1417), Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua (1466), Salvatore Ferragamo (1898), Andreas Hofer (1767), Gianni Morandi (1944), and Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz (1936).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Gabriele Amorth ranks 90Before him are Elsa Morante (1912), Italo Svevo (1861), Timaeus of Locri (-200), Matteo Bandello (1484), Lucius Accius (-170), and Chiara Lubich (1920). After him are Marcus Tullius Tiro (-103), Giovanni Papini (1881), Indro Montanelli (1909), Maurus Servius Honoratus (363), Thomas of Celano (1185), and Cornelius Gallus (-69).