Ippolito d'Este

1479 - 1520

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Ippolito (I) d'Este (Hungarian: Estei Hippolit; 20 March 1479 – 3 September 1520) was an Italian Roman Catholic cardinal, and Archbishop of Esztergom. He was a member of the ducal House of Este of Ferrara, and was usually referred to as the Cardinal of Ferrara. Though a bishop of five separate dioceses, he was never consecrated a bishop. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ippolito d'Este has received more than 56,651 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Ippolito d'Este is the 1,511th most popular religious figure (down from 1,329th in 2019), the 2,314th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,093rd in 2019) and the 390th most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Ippolito d'Este ranks 1,511 out of 2,238Before him are Wiborada, Antonio Quarracino, Tlacaelel, Jehoiada, Yijing, and Lawrence Justinian. After him are Federico Borromeo, Nicolaus Olahus, Zadok, Dagobert of Pisa, Plutarch of Byzantium, and Willibald.

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Among people born in 1479, Ippolito d'Este ranks 10Before him are Vasili III of Russia, Giuliano de' Medici, Duke of Nemours, Diego Columbus, Peter Henlein, Guru Amar Das, and Francisco de Montejo. After him are Vallabha and Catherine of York. Among people deceased in 1520, Ippolito d'Este ranks 12Before him are Pier Gerlofs Donia, Cuitláhuac, Kunigunde of Austria, Sten Sture the Younger, Agostino Chigi, and Jo Gwang-jo. After him is William Dunbar.

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Among people born in Italy, Ippolito d'Este ranks 2,314 out of 4,668Before him are Jacob Hutter (1500), Giovanna Garzoni (1600), Franco Basaglia (1924), Alessandro Baricco (1958), Félix Fénéon (1861), and Quintus Caecilius Metellus (-300). After him are Federico Borromeo (1564), Bernardo Buontalenti (1531), Princess Maria Luisa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1855), Sikelgaita (1040), Spurius Cassius Viscellinus (-540), and Artemio Franchi (1922).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Ippolito d'Este ranks 390Before him are Dionigi Tettamanzi (1934), Giovanni Lajolo (1935), Gaudentius of Brescia (327), Pietro Riario (1447), Antonio Quarracino (1923), and Lawrence Justinian (1381). After him are Federico Borromeo (1564), Dagobert of Pisa (1100), Peter Martyr Vermigli (1499), Olimpia Maidalchini (1591), Scipione Rebiba (1504), and Antipope Callixtus III (null).