Heinrich Bullinger

1504 - 1575

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Heinrich Bullinger (18 July 1504 – 17 September 1575) was a Swiss Reformer, the successor of Huldrych Zwingli as head of the Church of Zürich and former pastor at Grossmünster. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Bullinger has received more than 137,567 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Heinrich Bullinger is the 835th most popular religious figure (down from 808th in 2019), the 108th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 100th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Religious Figure.

Heinrich Bullinger was a Swiss reformer, the successor of Huldrych Zwingli as head of the Zurich church and co-author with John Calvin of the Second Helvetic Confession.

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Among religious figures, Heinrich Bullinger ranks 835 out of 2,272Before him are Paul of Samosata, Mary of Jesus de León y Delgado, Giuseppe Moscati, Hermenegild, Stanislaus Kostka, and Leonardo Boff. After him are Odile of Alsace, Benedict of Aniane, Fatimah bint Musa, Zita, Giuseppe Bertello, and Adrian and Natalia of Nicomedia.

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Among people born in 1504, Heinrich Bullinger ranks 6Before him are Pope Pius V, Sin Saimdang, Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse, Francesco Primaticcio, and George Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford. After him are Beatrice of Portugal, Duchess of Savoy, John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, Guru Angad, Scipione Rebiba, Louis of Granada, and Antun Vrančić. Among people deceased in 1575, Heinrich Bullinger ranks 4Before him are Claude of France, Pieter Aertsen, and Joseph Karo. After him are Antonis Mor, Matthias Flacius, Jan Matsys, Cornelis Floris de Vriendt, Marcin Bielski, Francesco Maurolico, and Sophia Jagiellon, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Heinrich Bullinger ranks 108 out of 749Before him are Charles Bonnet (1720), Matthäus Merian (1593), Gottfried Keller (1819), Richard R. Ernst (1933), Louis Chevrolet (1878), and Germain Henri Hess (1802). After him are Albert Anker (1831), Blaise Cendrars (1887), Simonetta Sommaruga (1960), Paul Guldin (1577), Jakob Steiner (1796), and Jacob Sprenger (1435).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Switzerland

Among religious figures born in Switzerland, Heinrich Bullinger ranks 6Before him are Huldrych Zwingli (1484), Hans Küng (1928), Brother Roger (1915), Nicholas of Flüe (1417), and Anna Göldi (1734). After him are Jacob Sprenger (1435), Ulrich of Augsburg (890), Billy Meier (1937), Jakob Ammann (1644), Daniel Peter (1836), and Georges Cottier (1922).