Henri Schwery

1932 - 2021

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Henri Schwery (14 June 1932 – 7 January 2021) was a Swiss prelate of the Catholic Church who was Bishop of Sion from 1977 to 1995. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Schwery has received more than 24,965 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Henri Schwery is the 1,727th most popular religious figure (down from 1,537th in 2019), the 321st most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 266th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Swiss Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Henri Schwery ranks 1,727 out of 2,272Before him are Constantine VI of Constantinople, Andronicus of Pannonia, Pedro Páez, Karl Josef Becker, Juan Carlos Aramburu, and José Policarpo. After him are Macedonius I of Constantinople, Stéphanos II Ghattas, Achille Silvestrini, Frang Bardhi, Elizabeth Bolden, and Engelbert II of Berg.

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Among people born in 1932, Henri Schwery ranks 230Before him are Loretta Lynn, Jean Stablinski, Qahhor Mahkamov, Eileen Brennan, Dabney Coleman, and Henri Nouwen. After him are Donald Byrd, John Drew Barrymore, Yash Chopra, Iskandar of Johor, Edgar Reitz, and Robert Rozhdestvensky. Among people deceased in 2021, Henri Schwery ranks 7Before him are Martinus J. G. Veltman, Phil Spector, Sheldon Adelson, Tanya Roberts, Michael Apted, and Marion Ramsey. After him are Carlos do Carmo, Eusébio Scheid, Vassilis Alexakis, Rush Limbaugh, Colin Bell, and Gimax.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Henri Schwery ranks 321 out of 749Before him are Jeanne Hersch (1910), Albert Heim (1849), Josef Munzinger (1791), Robert Julius Trumpler (1886), Alfred Newton (1829), and Maximilian Ulysses Browne (1705). After him are François Le Fort (1656), Marc Surer (1951), Jules Gilliéron (1854), Fernán Caballero (1796), Elisabeth Kopp (1936), and Adolf Meyer (1866).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Switzerland

Among religious figures born in Switzerland, Henri Schwery ranks 16Before him are Jakob Ammann (1644), Daniel Peter (1836), Georges Cottier (1922), Maurice Bavaud (1916), Gilberto Agustoni (1922), and Anders Arborelius (1949). After him are Charles Journet (1891), Kurt Koch (1950), Conrad Grebel (1498), and Bernard Fellay (1958).