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Ivo of Chartres

1040 - 1115

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Ivo of Chartres (also Ives, Yves, or Yvo; Latin: Ivo Carnutensis; c. 1040 – 23 December 1115), also known as Saint Ivo in the Roman Catholic Church, was the Bishop of Chartres, France from 1090 until his death, and an important canonist during the Investiture Crisis. Three extensive canonical works, namely Tripartita, Decretum, and Panormia, are attributed to him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivo of Chartres has received more than 55,720 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ivo of Chartres is the 1,267th most popular religious figure (down from 1,173rd in 2019), the 2,142nd most popular biography from France (down from 2,007th in 2019) and the 109th most popular French Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Ivo of Chartres ranks 1,267 out of 2,238Before him are Amphilochius of Iconium, Wolf Messing, Theophilus Presbyter, Babylas of Antioch, George Alencherry, and Macrina the Younger. After him are Meher Baba, Raffaele Riario, Antipope Adalbert, William M. Branham, Vitalis of Milan, and Augustin Bea.

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Among people born in 1040, Ivo of Chartres ranks 8Before him are Rashi, John Skylitzes, Géza I of Hungary, Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad, Håkan the Red, and Ida of Lorraine. After him are Sikelgaita, Conrad I, Count of Luxembourg, Geoffrey III, Count of Anjou, and Herman I of Baden. Among people deceased in 1115, Ivo of Chartres ranks 5Before him are Matilda of Tuscany, Peter the Hermit, Adela of Flanders, and Olav Magnusson of Norway. After him are Oleg I of Chernigov, Gerberga, Countess of Provence, and Eight Deer Jaguar Claw.

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Among people born in France, Ivo of Chartres ranks 2,142 out of 6,011Before him are Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy (1755), Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725), Roger Peyrefitte (1907), Jacques Audiard (1952), Henry II, Duke of Guise (1614), and Jean Girault (1924). After him are Jean Françaix (1912), Maria of Navarre (1326), Alexandre Guilmant (1837), Amalric of Bena (1150), François Laurent d'Arlandes (1742), and Gilbert de la Porrée (1070).


Among religious figures born in France, Ivo of Chartres ranks 109Before him are Abbo of Fleury (945), Aldegonde (639), Hugh of Châteauneuf (1053), Jean Calas (1698), Germanus of Auxerre (378), and Maurice de Sully (1110). After him are Peter Nolasco (1180), André Vingt-Trois (1942), Alfred Loisy (1857), Amandus (600), Raymonde de Laroche (1882), and Henri Estienne (1528).