Julien Ries

1920 - 2013

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Julien Ries (19 April 1920 – 23 February 2013) was a Belgian religious historian, titular archbishop and cardinal of the Catholic Church. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julien Ries has received more than 46,841 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Julien Ries is the 330th most popular historian (down from 297th in 2019), the 516th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 479th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Belgian Historian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 47k

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  • 50.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Julien Ries by language

Over the past year Julien Ries has had the most page views in the with 3,639 views, followed by English (1,872), and French (1,360). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Galician (130.77%), Latin (99.57%), and Arabic (63.08%)


Among historians, Julien Ries ranks 330 out of 561Before him are Johannes Meursius, Friedrich Kittler, Gerhard Friedrich Müller, Heinrich Gelzer, Deborah Lipstadt, and Donald Keene. After him are Stephen E. Ambrose, Alain Besançon, Nicholas Adontz, Mykhailo Maksymovych, Walter Burkert, and Edward Granville Browne.

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Among people born in 1920, Julien Ries ranks 246Before him are Lygia Clark, Werner Klemperer, Jadwiga Piłsudska, Nilde Iotti, Tony Randall, and Eiji Okada. After him are Heleno de Freitas, Paul Mebus, Pierre Poujade, Rudolf Kárpáti, Nils Bohlin, and Anne-Cath. Vestly. Among people deceased in 2013, Julien Ries ranks 252Before him are Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist-Schmenzin, Hasse Jeppson, Aleksei Balabanov, Ceija Stojka, Rentarō Mikuni, and Jonathan Winters. After him are Peter Banks, Olga Gyarmati, Kumar Pallana, Sarah Kirsch, Zhuang Zedong, and Viktor Tsybulenko.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Julien Ries ranks 516 out of 1,190Before him are Jean-Baptiste Nothomb (1805), Ferdinand Adams (1903), Justine Henin (1982), David Ruelle (1935), Ludo Martens (1946), and Kate Ryan (1980). After him are Walthère Frère-Orban (1812), Ulu Grosbard (1929), Charles de Tornaco (1927), Jules Malou (1810), Cécile de France (1975), and Sandra Kim (1972).

Among HISTORIANS In Belgium

Among historians born in Belgium, Julien Ries ranks 2Before him are Henri Pirenne (1862). After him are Henri Grégoire (1881).