Huldrych Zwingli

1484 - 1531

Huldrych Zwingli

Huldrych Zwingli or Ulrich Zwingli (1 January 1484 – 11 October 1531) was a leader of the Reformation in Switzerland, born during a time of emerging Swiss patriotism and increasing criticism of the Swiss mercenary system. He attended the University of Vienna and the University of Basel, a scholarly center of Renaissance humanism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Huldrych Zwingli has received more than 985,793 page views. His biography is available in 79 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 109th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Huldrych Zwingli ranks 112 out of 2,001Before him are Saint Christopher, Pope Boniface VIII, Pope Clement I, Daniel, Esther, and Pope Leo XII. After him are Clare of Assisi, Francis Xavier, Pope Pius V, Pope Paul V, Elisha, and Pope Clement V.

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Among people born in 1484, Huldrych Zwingli ranks 1After him are Bartolomé de las Casas, Hans Baldung, Anne of Foix-Candale, Sebastian Cabot, Julius Caesar Scaliger, Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, Matteo Bandello, Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg, Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, Michele Sanmicheli, and George, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach. Among people deceased in 1531, Huldrych Zwingli ranks 1After him are Antonio Pigafetta, Louise of Savoy, Hans Burgkmair, Tilman Riemenschneider, Johannes Oecolampadius, Gerónimo de Aguilar, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Vallabha.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Huldrych Zwingli ranks 9 out of 540Before him are Le Corbusier (1887), Carl Jung (1875), Paracelsus (1493), Henry Dunant (1828), Jean Piaget (1896), and Paul Klee (1879). After him are Sepp Blatter (1936), Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1746), Ferdinand de Saussure (1857), Jean-Paul Marat (1743), Bruno Ganz (1941), and Albert Hofmann (1906).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Switzerland

Among religious figures born in Switzerland, Huldrych Zwingli ranks 1After him are Hans Küng (1928), Brother Roger (1915), Nicholas of Flüe (1417), Heinrich Bullinger (1504), Jacob Sprenger (1435), Anna Göldi (1734), Ulrich of Augsburg (890), Jakob Ammann (1644), Billy Meier (1937), Daniel Peter (1836), and Georges Cottier (1922).

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