Louis-Marie Billé

1938 - 2002

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Louis-Marie Billé (18 February 1938 – 12 March 2002) was a French clergyman, archbishop of Lyon from 6 September 1998 and a cardinal until his death in office. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis-Marie Billé has received more than 9,165 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Louis-Marie Billé is the 2,002nd most popular religious figure (down from 1,752nd in 2019), the 3,734th most popular biography from France (down from 3,082nd in 2019) and the 157th most popular French Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Louis-Marie Billé ranks 2,002 out of 2,272Before him are Théodore-Adrien Sarr, Gad, Vincentas Sladkevičius, Domenico Calcagno, Saint Mungo, and Ignacio Velasco. After him are Lillian Disney, Francesco Moraglia, Zoltan Sarosy, Emma Smith, Joseph Höffner, and Georg Sterzinsky.

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Among people born in 1938, Louis-Marie Billé ranks 337Before him are Connie Stevens, Charles Lloyd, Richard Benjamin, Tang Jiaxuan, Elza Ibrahimova, and Bhalchandra Nemade. After him are Viktor Konovalenko, Herbert Achternbusch, Marilyn Ferguson, Jay Garner, Alton Ellis, and Carlos Lapetra. Among people deceased in 2002, Louis-Marie Billé ranks 200Before him are Sanya Dharmasakti, Gregorio Fuentes, Sándor Mátrai, Pasieguito, David Todd Wilkinson, and Hans-Peter Tschudi. After him are Alexander Kazantsev, Lonnie Donegan, Hernán Gaviria, Mario de las Casas, Astrid Henning-Jensen, and Raymond Firth.

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Among people born in France, Louis-Marie Billé ranks 3,734 out of 5,234Before him are Medhi Benatia (1987), Maurice Schilles (1888), Otto Froitzheim (1884), Bernard Clavel (1923), Érik Orsenna (1947), and Philippe Néricault Destouches (1680). After him are Armand Blanchonnet (1903), Charles Alexandre Lesueur (1778), Claudine Longet (1942), Auguste Duméril (1812), Eugène Martin (1915), and Léon Glovacki (1928).


Among religious figures born in France, Louis-Marie Billé ranks 157Before him are Chlodulf of Metz (null), Jean-Pierre Ricard (1944), Jean Marcel Honoré (1920), François Marty (1904), Emmanuel Célestin Suhard (1874), and Jean de Sponde (1557). After him are Henry of Blois (1096), Albert Decourtray (1923), and Virginie Arnold (1979).