Leander of Seville

534 - 600

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Saint Leander of Seville (Spanish: San Leandro de Sevilla; Latin: Sanctus Leandrus; c. 534 AD, in Cartagena – 13 March 600 or 601, in Seville) was the Bishop of Seville. He was instrumental in effecting the conversion of the Visigothic kings Hermengild and Reccared to Catholicism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leander of Seville has received more than 75,798 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Leander of Seville is the 189th most popular physician (up from 195th in 2019), the 414th most popular biography from Spain (down from 403rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Spanish Physician.

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Among physicians, Leander of Seville ranks 189 out of 509Before him are Fritz Klein, Charles Brenton Huggins, Sushruta, Thomas Bartholin, Hasdai ibn Shaprut, and Jean-Baptiste Denys. After him are Johann Weyer, Werner Haase, Henry Heimlich, James Lind, Ernst-Günther Schenck, and Severo Ochoa.

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Among people born in 534, Leander of Seville ranks 1 Among people deceased in 600, Leander of Seville ranks 7Before him are Jordanes, Abraha, Abd Manaf ibn Qusai, Priscian, Qasim ibn Muhammad, and Sophia. After him are Stephanus of Byzantium, Hrólfr Kraki, Eutocius of Ascalon, Agathangelos, David the Invincible, and Hesychius of Miletus.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Leander of Seville ranks 414 out of 2,595Before him are Hasdai ibn Shaprut (910), Francesc Macià (1859), Constanza Manuel (1315), Tito Vilanova (1968), Andrés Nin Pérez (1892), and María de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias (1880). After him are Sara Montiel (1928), João da Nova (1460), Tiberius Sempronius Longus (-250), Carlos Arias Navarro (1908), David Villa (1981), and Joanot Martorell (1415).


Among physicians born in Spain, Leander of Seville ranks 7Before him are Michael Servetus (1509), Al-Zahrawi (936), Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852), Ibn Zuhr (1091), Joseph Calasanz (1556), and Hasdai ibn Shaprut (910). After him are Severo Ochoa (1905), Margarita Salas (1938), and Fernando Quiroga Palacios (1900).