Hyacinth of Poland

1185 - 1257

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Hyacinth (Polish: Święty Jacek or Jacek Odrowąż; ca. 1185 – 15 August 1257) was a Polish Dominican priest and missionary who worked to reform women's monasteries in his native Poland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hyacinth of Poland has received more than 177,783 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hyacinth of Poland is the 1,016th most popular religious figure (up from 1,136th in 2019), the 303rd most popular biography from Poland (up from 382nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Polish Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 1,016 out of 2,272Before him are Annie Chapman, Henry Benedict Stuart, Accursius, John of Matha, Ippolito de' Medici, and Eduardo Martínez Somalo. After him are Impenitent thief, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, Raymonde de Laroche, Mariano Rampolla, Yves Congar, and Paul of the Cross.

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Among people born in 1185, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 10Before him are Afonso II of Portugal, William III of Sicily, Inge II of Norway, Thomas of Celano, Gertrude of Merania, and Töregene Khatun. After him are Michael of Chernigov, Konstantin of Rostov, Hugh X of Lusignan, Raymond Roger Trencavel, Inge Magnusson, and Engelbert II of Berg. Among people deceased in 1257, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 3Before him are Shajar al-Durr and Aybak. After him is Ulaghchi.

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Among people born in Poland, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 303 out of 1,231Before him are Moïse Kisling (1891), Erich Fellgiebel (1886), Przemysł II (1257), David Seymour (1911), Sławomir Mrożek (1930), and Maximilian von Prittwitz (1848). After him are Ludwig Guttmann (1899), Władysław II the Exile (1105), Ryszard Kaczorowski (1919), Adam Czerniaków (1880), Józef Maria Hoene-Wroński (1776), and Rüdiger von der Goltz (1865).


Among religious figures born in Poland, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 10Before him are Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906), Saint Casimir (1458), Angelus Silesius (1624), Itzhak Stern (1901), Stanislaus Kostka (1550), and Stanislaus of Szczepanów (1030). After him are Stefan Wyszyński (1901), Stanisław Dziwisz (1939), Adam Stefan Sapieha (1867), Jerzy Popiełuszko (1947), Emil Krebs (1867), and Wolf Messing (1899).