Giovanni Angelo Becciu

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Giovanni Angelo Becciu (born 2 June 1948) is an Italian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. Pope Francis made him a cardinal on 28 June 2018. On 24 September 2020, he resigned the rights associated with the cardinalate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Angelo Becciu has received more than 103,814 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Giovanni Angelo Becciu is the 1,574th most popular religious figure (down from 1,487th in 2019), the 2,480th most popular biography from Italy and the 396th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Giovanni Angelo Becciu ranks 1,574 out of 2,272Before him are Fernando Sebastián Aguilar, Philippe Barbarin, Lluís Martínez Sistach, Franjo Kuharić, Francis Arinze, and Alfons Maria Stickler. After him are Clemente Micara, Christoph Bernhard von Galen, Stephen of Perm, Eucherius of Lyon, Elio Sgreccia, and Zdislava Berka.

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Among people born in 1948, Giovanni Angelo Becciu ranks 199Before him are Dan Halutz, Tony Judt, Eddie Jordan, James Taylor, Volker Finke, and Gian Piero Ventura. After him are Michael Berryman, Lulu, Rhea Perlman, José José, Peter Turkson, and James Nachtwey.

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Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Angelo Becciu ranks 2,480 out of 4,088Before him are Geminiano Montanari (1633), Clarice de' Medici (1493), Giorgio Gaber (1939), Renzo Zorzi (1946), Giovanni Pastrone (1883), and Sandro Salvadore (1939). After him are Alessandro Grandi (1586), Clemente Micara (1879), Romano Scarpa (1927), Andrea de Adamich (1941), Edoardo Reja (1945), and Antonio Beccadelli (1394).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Giovanni Angelo Becciu ranks 396Before him are Elia Dalla Costa (1872), Virgilio Noè (1922), Alessandro Albani (1692), Angelo Bagnasco (1943), Mauro Piacenza (1944), and Vigilius of Trent (355). After him are Clemente Micara (1879), Cesare Orsenigo (1873), Federico Lombardi (1942), Giovanni Urbani (1900), Giovanni Coppa (1925), and Maurizio Malvestiti (1953).