Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya

1939 - 2021

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Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya (7 October 1939 – 11 July 2021) was a Congolese prelate of the Catholic Church. He was the Archbishop of Kinshasa from 2007 to 2018. He became a cardinal in 2010. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya has received more than 81,846 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya is the 2,182nd most popular religious figure (down from 1,890th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Democratic Republic of the Congo and the 2nd most popular Congolese Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya ranks 2,182 out of 3,187Before him are Polycarpus I of Byzantium, Amatus of Montecassino, Peter of Vaux-de-Cernay, Giovanni de' Marignolli, Dionysius of Corinth, and Bernhard II, Margrave of Baden-Baden. After him are Euthymius I of Constantinople, Hypatius of Gangra, Dominique Mamberti, Ludwig Kaas, Yitzhak Kaduri, and Mariana de Jesús de Paredes.

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Among people born in 1939, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya ranks 273Before him are Bobby Hull, Miroslav Cerar, Jean Van Hamme, Valery Voronin, Haidar Abu Bakr al-Attas, and James Galway. After him are A. R. Penck, Zenon Grocholewski, Samih al-Qasim, Giorgio Ferrini, Claudette Colvin, and Robert Waseige. Among people deceased in 2021, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya ranks 263Before him are Colin Bell, Charles Konan Banny, John Magufuli, Carlos Correia, Dimitri Kitsikis, and Joey Jordison. After him are Gianluigi Saccaro, Ronald Pickup, Jan de Vries, R. Murray Schafer, Willie Garson, and Yıldırım Akbulut.

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In Democratic Republic of the Congo

Among people born in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya ranks 14 out of 107Before him are Joseph Kabila (1971), Claude Makélélé (1973), Étienne Tshisekedi (1932), Simon Kimbangu (1887), Papa Wemba (1949), and Ota Benga (1883). After him are Ndaye Mulamba (1948), Kembo Uba Kembo (1947), Steve Mandanda (1985), Frédéric Etsou-Nzabi-Bamungwabi (1930), Fridolin Ambongo Besungu (1960), and Joseph Iléo (1921).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Democratic Republic of the Congo

Among religious figures born in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya ranks 2Before him are Simon Kimbangu (1887). After him are Fridolin Ambongo Besungu (1960), and Gérard Mulumba Kalemba (1937).