Johannes Willebrands

1909 - 2006

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Johannes Gerardus Maria Willebrands (4 September 1909 in Bovenkarspel, North Holland – 1 August 2006) was a Dutch Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity from 1969 to 1989, and Archbishop of Utrecht from 1975 to 1983. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes Willebrands has received more than 22,964 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Johannes Willebrands is the 1,368th most popular religious figure (down from 1,316th in 2019), the 340th most popular biography from Netherlands and the 9th most popular Dutch Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Johannes Willebrands ranks 1,368 out of 2,272Before him are George Alencherry, Ellen Church, Javier Echevarría Rodríguez, Malo, Count Palatine Francis Louis of Neuburg, and Laurentius Petri. After him are Antipope Callixtus III, Andrew Avellino, Peter Nolasco, Joseph Cafasso, Franc Rode, and Joseph the Hymnographer.

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Among people born in 1909, Johannes Willebrands ranks 111Before him are Hendrik Casimir, Gottfried von Cramm, Edwin H. Land, Isa Miranda, Adib Shishakli, and Matti Järvinen. After him are Richard Wurmbrand, Wolfgang Reitherman, André Pieyre de Mandiargues, Henri Alekan, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., and Reuven Shiloah. Among people deceased in 2006, Johannes Willebrands ranks 114Before him are Marie Tharp, Marek Grechuta, Trevor Berbick, David Gemmell, Pietro Rava, and Seymour Martin Lipset. After him are Malcolm Arnold, Alexander Zinoviev, Mickey Hargitay, Jerry Brudos, Mako, and Wilson Pickett.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Johannes Willebrands ranks 340 out of 1,209Before him are Barent Fabritius (1624), Johan Rudolph Thorbecke (1798), Aert van der Neer (1603), Jan Dirksz Both (1618), Anton Corbijn (1955), and Hendrick de Keyser (1565). After him are Danny Blind (1961), Floris II, Count of Holland (1091), Frits Philips (1905), Thomas de Keyser (1596), Allaert van Everdingen (1621), and Gemma Frisius (1508).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Netherlands

Among religious figures born in Netherlands, Johannes Willebrands ranks 9Before him are John of Leiden (1509), Lidwina (1380), Lambert of Maastricht (635), Geert Groote (1340), Ludger (742), and Peter Hans Kolvenbach (1928). After him are Wim Hof (1959), Bernardus Johannes Alfrink (1900), Adrianus Johannes Simonis (1931), Gisbertus Voetius (1589), Frans van der Lugt (1938), and Johannes de Jong (1885).