RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Laurean Rugambwa

1912 - 1997

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laurean Rugambwa has received more than 33,405 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Laurean Rugambwa is the 1,837th most popular religious figure (down from 1,751st in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Tanzania and the most popular Tanzanian Religious Figure.

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 1,837 out of 2,272Before him are Aram I, Domenico Mezzadri, Benedict Biscop, Dinkha IV, Christian Tumi, and Rudolf Kittel. After him are Antony I of Constantinople, Benito Arias Montano, Pingali Venkayya, Honorius of Canterbury, Marina Semyonova, and Ricardo Ezzati Andrello.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1912, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 197Before him are Peter Walker, Kulyash Baiseitova, Northrop Frye, Nihat Erim, Manuel Rosas, and Yusuf Lule. After him are Viviane Romance, Khalid Bakdash, Ellen Preis, Ioannis Alevras, José Iraragorri, and Otto Siffling. Among people deceased in 1997, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 161Before him are William Hickey, Shinichi Hoshi, Cahit Arf, Erich Eliskases, Georgy Shonin, and Mohammad-Ali Jamalzadeh. After him are Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, James Krüss, Bozorg Alavi, Denver Pyle, Fritz Schär, and Corneliu Baba.

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In Tanzania

Among people born in Tanzania, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 12 out of 23Before him are John Magufuli (1959), Khalid bin Barghash of Zanzibar (1874), Jakaya Kikwete (1951), Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar (1929), Majid bin Said of Zanzibar (1834), and Mizengo Pinda (1948). After him are Polycarp Pengo (1944), Marin Hinkle (1966), Asha-Rose Migiro (1956), Filbert Bayi (1953), Anna Tibaijuka (1950), and Edward Lowassa (1953).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Tanzania

Among religious figures born in Tanzania, Laurean Rugambwa ranks 1After him are Polycarp Pengo (1944).