Laurean Rugambwa

1912 - 1997

Laurean Rugambwa

Laurean Rugambwa (July 12, 1912 – December 8, 1997) was the first modern native African Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laurean Rugambwa has received more than 21,408 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,771st most popular religious figure.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 1,771 out of 2,001Before him are Donald Wuerl, Paul I of Constantinople, John Colet, Severino Poletto, Jean Marcel Honoré, and Silvano Piovanelli. After him are Louis-Marie Billé, Vicente Enrique y Tarancón, Odilo Scherer, Hirotugu Akaike, Wilson Bentley, and Ned Maddrell.

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Among people born in 1912, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 207Before him are Jadwiga Jędrzejowska, Christopher Hill, Roberto Emílio da Cunha, Mario Genta, Jaroslav Bouček, and Hércules de Miranda. After him are Paul Janes, Alfred Aston, Otto Siffling, Glenn Morris, Ben Hogan, and Conlon Nancarrow. Among people deceased in 1997, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 155Before him are Denver Pyle, Arthur Machado, Richard Jaeckel, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Tony Williams, and Tamara Tyshkevich. After him are Billy Bremner, Cheddi Jagan, Ben Hogan, Conlon Nancarrow, Sotiria Bellou, and Adriana Caselotti.

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In Tanzania

Among people born in Tanzania, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 12 out of 19Before him are Benjamin Mkapa (1938), Jakaya Kikwete (1951), Mizengo Pinda (1948), Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar (1929), John Magufuli (1959), and Polycarp Pengo (1944). After him are Marin Hinkle (1966), Asha-Rose Migiro (1956), Filbert Bayi (1953), Edward Lowassa (1953), Rachel Luttrell (1971), and Alan Johnston (1962).