James of Portugal

1433 - 1459

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Jaime or James of Portugal (17 September 1433 – 27 August 1459), also known as James of Coimbra, James of Lusitania, was a Portuguese infante (prince) of the House of Aviz, and a bishop and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. James was the 3rd son of Infante Pedro, Duke of Coimbra, and Isabella of Urgell; among other kinships he was the great-grandson of the English prince John of Gaunt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James of Portugal has received more than 39,263 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. James of Portugal is the 2,517th most popular religious figure, the 318th most popular biography from Portugal and the 20th most popular Portuguese Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, James of Portugal ranks 2,517 out of 3,187Before him are Thomas Tien Ken-sin, Leo Makkonen, Conrad Grebel, Acacius of Caesarea, Ísleifur Gissurarson, and Fridolin Ambongo Besungu. After him are Jan Graubner, Filoimea Telito, Wilfrid, Marguerite Bays, Sebastian Koto Khoarai, and Aquilino Bocos Merino.

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Among people born in 1433, James of Portugal ranks 10Before him are Ferdinand, Duke of Viseu, Mirkhvand, Giovanni Giocondo, Abdullah Mirza, Nilus of Sora, and Eleanor of Scotland.  Among people deceased in 1459, James of Portugal ranks 10Before him are Ausiàs March, Antoninus of Florence, John Fastolf, Stephen, Count Palatine of Simmern-Zweibrücken, Adolph VIII, Count of Holstein, and Gregory III of Constantinople.

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Among people born in Portugal, James of Portugal ranks 318 out of 633Before him are Florbela Espanca (1894), Rui Patrício (1988), Ricardo Sá Pinto (1972), Raul Meireles (1983), Estácio de Sá (1520), and Pedro Santana Lopes (1956). After him are Beto (1982), Nelo Vingada (1953), Diogo Lopes de Sequeira (1465), Rafael Leão (1999), Costinha (1974), and Paulo Ferreira (1979).


Among religious figures born in Portugal, James of Portugal ranks 20Before him are John of Biclaro (540), José Policarpo (1936), Simão Rodrigues (1510), Manuel Gonçalves Cerejeira (1888), António Ribeiro (1928), and António Marto (1947). After him are José Tolentino de Mendonça (1965).