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Hilarion of Kiev

990 - 1055

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Hilarion or Ilarion (Russian: Иларион, Ukrainian: Іларіон, Belarusian: Іларыён) was the first non-Greek Metropolitan of Kiev and all Rus in Medieval Kievan Rus (Ruthenia). He held the metropolitan post before or during the ongoing 11th century East–West Schism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hilarion of Kiev has received more than 26,838 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Hilarion of Kiev is the 1,387th most popular religious figure (up from 1,456th in 2019), the 302nd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 337th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Ukrainian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Hilarion of Kiev ranks 1,387 out of 2,238Before him are Pelagius of Córdoba, Caesarius of Africa, Sajah, Theodosius the Cenobiarch, Judoc, and Beniamino Stella. After him are Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria, Vinko Puljić, Leo Joseph Suenens, Rabban Bar Sauma, Giovanni Benelli, and Giovanni Angelo Becciu.

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Among people born in 990, Hilarion of Kiev ranks 12Before him are Bi Sheng, Mieszko II Lambert, Gisela of Swabia, Samuel Aba, Jovan Vladimir, and Stefan Vojislav. After him are Estrid Svendsdatter, John Mauropous, and Ælfgifu of Northampton. Among people deceased in 1055, Hilarion of Kiev ranks 7Before him are Pope Benedict IX, Constantine IX Monomachos, Bretislav I, Adalbert, Margrave of Austria, Samuel ibn Naghrillah, and Emperor Xingzong of Liao. After him are Conrad I, Duke of Bavaria, Conrad II, Duke of Bavaria, and Welf, Duke of Carinthia.

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Among people born in Ukraine, Hilarion of Kiev ranks 302 out of 1,083Before him are Rostislav I of Kiev (1110), Larisa Shepitko (1938), Vasyl Stus (1938), Alexander Georg von Bunge (1803), Zbigniew Herbert (1924), and Sergey Kamenev (1881). After him are Mark Taimanov (1926), Natan Sharansky (1948), Irina Press (1939), Adam Zagajewski (1945), David Riazanov (1870), and Valentin Kataev (1897).


Among religious figures born in Ukraine, Hilarion of Kiev ranks 9Before him are Josaphat Kuntsevych (1580), Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1902), Jacob Frank (1726), Filaret (1929), Theodosius of Kiev (1029), and Paisius Velichkovsky (1722). After him are Anthony of Kiev (983), Dimitry of Rostov (1651), John of Shanghai and San Francisco (1896), Onufriy (1944), Jan Puzyna de Kosielsko (1842), and Marian Jaworski (1926).