Kevin Farrell

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Kevin Joseph Farrell, KGCHS (born September 2, 1947) is an Irish-American prelate of the Catholic Church. He is a former member of the Legion of Christ, and served as the seventh bishop of the Diocese of Dallas, as well as the chancellor of the University of Dallas. On September 1, 2016, Farrell was appointed the prefect of the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kevin Farrell has received more than 197,049 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Kevin Farrell is the 1,203rd most popular religious figure (down from 1,078th in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Ireland and the 6th most popular Irish Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Kevin Farrell ranks 1,203 out of 2,272Before her are Carpocrates, Victor Maurus, Alexander Schmorell, Beniamino Stella, Jeremias II of Constantinople, and Antipope Theodoric. After her are Pietro Gasparri, Shinran, Alfred Loisy, John IV of Constantinople, Oswald of Northumbria, and Shenoute.

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Among people born in 1947, Kevin Farrell ranks 130Before her are Jaume Cabré, Alan Dale, Glenn Tipton, Zdeněk Zeman, Christian Jacq, and Takeo Takahashi. After her are Edu Coimbra, Murray Perahia, Tadahiko Ueda, Kjell Magne Bondevik, Branko Oblak, and Rob Reiner.

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Among people born in Ireland, Kevin Farrell ranks 76 out of 460Before her are James Barry (1795), George Francis FitzGerald (1851), Eystein II of Norway (1125), Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), Kevin Roche (1922), and Mary Robinson (1944). After her are David Kelly (1929), Christy Brown (1932), Neil Jordan (1950), Edward Mulhare (1923), Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845), and Charles Maturin (1780).


Among religious figures born in Ireland, Kevin Farrell ranks 6Before her are Columbanus (540), Columba (521), Brendan (484), Mary Jane Kelly (1863), and Brigid of Kildare (451). After her are Saint Kilian (640), Kevin of Glendalough (498), Dymphna (700), Coloman of Stockerau (1000), Aidan of Lindisfarne (600), and Adomnán (624).

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