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 180,345 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Hyacinth of Poland is the 1,198th most popular religious figure (down from 1,015th in 2019), the 380th most popular biography from Poland (down from 303rd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 1,198 out of 2,238Before him are Simon Stock, Abu Sa'id Abu'l-Khayr, Wim Hof, Alexander Schmorell, Renato Martino, and Benedict Joseph Labre. After him are Frederick of Utrecht, Oda Nobutada, Bérenger Saunière, Al-Hakim al-Nishapuri, Saleh Al-Fawzan, and Urbain Grandier.

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Among people born in 1185, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 11Before him are Afonso II of Portugal, William III of Sicily, Thomas of Celano, Gertrude of Merania, Angelus of Jerusalem, and Michael of Chernigov. After him are Inge II of Norway, Hugh X of Lusignan, Raymond Roger Trencavel, Konstantin of Rostov, Engelbert II of Berg, and Philip Simonsson. Among people deceased in 1257, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 3Before him are Shajar al-Durr and Aybak. After him are Ulaghchi and Haakon the Young.

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Among people born in Poland, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 380 out of 1,454Before him are Anna Catherine Constance Vasa (1619), Stanisław Wyspiański (1869), Alexander Imich (1903), David Seymour (1911), Christoph Eschenbach (1940), and I. L. Peretz (1852). After him are Nikita Ivanovich Panin (1718), Alexandre Tansman (1897), Horst Mahler (1936), Adolf Engler (1844), Josef Hofmann (1876), and Johannes Bugenhagen (1485).


Among religious figures born in Poland, Hyacinth of Poland ranks 12Before him are Angelus Silesius (1624), Itzhak Stern (1901), Stanislaus of Szczepanów (1030), Stanislaus Kostka (1550), Stefan Wyszyński (1901), and Jerzy Popiełuszko (1947). After him are Lubomyr Husar (1933), Stanisław Dziwisz (1939), Wolf Messing (1899), Emil Krebs (1867), Moses Isserles (1520), and Adam Stefan Sapieha (1867).