Julia of Corsica

420 - 450

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Julia of Corsica (Italian: Giulia da Corsica; French: Julie; Corsican: Ghjulia; Latin: Iulia), also known as Julia of Carthage, and more rarely Julia of Nonza, was a virgin and martyr who is venerated as a saint. The date of her death is most probably on or after AD 439. She and Devota are the patron saints of Corsica in the Catholic Church. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julia of Corsica has received more than 189,580 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Julia of Corsica is the 676th most popular religious figure (up from 693rd in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Tunisia and the 2nd most popular Tunisian Religious Figure.

Julia of Corsica is most famous for being the mother of Napoleon Bonaparte.

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Among religious figures, Julia of Corsica ranks 676 out of 3,187Before her are Kinga of Poland, John of Capistrano, Muhammad al-Jawad, Saint Remigius, Victor of Aveyron, and Isaac Luria. After her are Norbert of Xanten, Robert of Molesme, Jacobus da Varagine, Holofernes, Pope Leo V, and Twosret.

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Among people born in 420, Julia of Corsica ranks 5Before her are Pope Simplicius, Anthemius, Majorian, and Libius Severus. After her are Thorismund, Orestes, Valamir, and Rutilius Claudius Namatianus. Among people deceased in 450, Julia of Corsica ranks 4Before her are Theodosius II, Galla Placidia, and Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus. After her are Peter Chrysologus, Vincent of Lérins, Petronius of Bologna, Sozomen, Hermias, Koriun, Eznik of Kolb, and Vibius Sequester.

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In Tunisia

Among people born in Tunisia, Julia of Corsica ranks 18 out of 210Before her are Mago Barca (-243), Clodius Albinus (150), Beji Caid Essebsi (1926), Hanno the Navigator (-633), Aemilianus (207), and Hasdrubal Barca (-300). After her are Fatima al-Fihri (800), Macrobius (370), Sophonisba (-300), Gunthamund (450), Al-Mu'izz li-Din Allah (931), and Moncef Marzouki (1945).


Among religious figures born in Tunisia, Julia of Corsica ranks 2Before her are Cyprian (200). After her are Fatima al-Fihri (800), Fulgentius of Ruspe (468), and Youssef Rzouga (1957).