New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Impenitent thief

Photo of Impenitent thief

Icon of person Impenitent thief

The impenitent thief is a man described in the New Testament account of the Crucifixion of Jesus. In the Gospel narrative, two criminal bandits are crucified alongside Jesus. In the first two Gospels (Matthew and Mark), they both join the crowd in mocking him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Impenitent thief has received more than 640,592 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Impenitent thief is the 1,219th most popular religious figure (down from 1,016th in 2019).

Memorability Metrics

  • 640k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Impenitent thiefs by language


Among religious figures, Impenitent thief ranks 1,219 out of 2,238Before him are Joseph Freinademetz, Saint Homobonus, Carlo Maria Martini, Archippus, Gregory III Laham, and Adalard of Corbie. After him are Maximianus of Ravenna, Angelo Amato, Victor Maurus, Hugh of Châteauneuf, Tola, and Ranuccio Farnese.

Most Popular Religious Figures in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings