Josaphat Kuntsevych

1580 - 1623

Josaphat Kuntsevych

Josaphat Kuntsevych, O.S.B.M., (c. 1580 – 12 November 1623) (Polish: Jozafat Kuncewicz, Lithuanian: Juozapatas Kuncevičius, Ukrainian: Йосафат Кунцевич, Josafat Kuntsevych) was a Polish-Lithuanian monk and archeparch (archbishop) of the Ruthenian Catholic Church, who on 12 November 1623 was killed by an angry mob in Vitebsk, Vitebsk Voivodeship, in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (present day Belarus). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josaphat Kuntsevych has received more than 96,703 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 778th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Josaphat Kuntsevych ranks 781 out of 2,001Before him are Antipope Gregory VIII, Priscillian, Abdullah ibn Saba', Martin Bucer, Hermenegild, and Servatius of Tongeren. After him are Jethro, Saint Emeric of Hungary, Julia Pastrana, Pierre Cauchon, Arnold of Brescia, and Odile of Alsace.

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Among people born in 1580, Josaphat Kuntsevych ranks 8Before him are Jan Baptist van Helmont, John Smith, Gabriel Bethlen, Köprülü Mehmed Pasha, Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, and Ernst von Mansfeld. After him are Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, António de Andrade, Augusta of Denmark, Thomas Middleton, and Dirk Hartog. Among people deceased in 1623, Josaphat Kuntsevych ranks 5Before him are Pope Gregory XV, Anne Hathaway, Tulsidas, and William Byrd. After him are Halime Sultan, Mariam-uz-Zamani, Uesugi Kagekatsu, Domenico Fetti, Philippe de Mornay, Antonio Priuli, and William Camden.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Josaphat Kuntsevych ranks 121 out of 764Before him are Alexander Dovzhenko (1894), Nestor the Chronicler (1056), Mamai (1335), Georgy Gapon (1870), Volodymyr Shcherbytsky (1918), and Gregory Skovoroda (1722). After him are Valentin Glushko (1908), Yevgeny Primakov (1929), Roald Hoffmann (1937), Gertrude the Great (1256), Volodymyr Zelensky (1978), and Nikolay Nekrasov (1821).