Marc Ouellet

1944 - Today

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Marc Armand Ouellet (born 8 June 1944) is a Canadian prelate of the Catholic Church. He has been the prefect of the Congregation for Bishops and president of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America since his appointment by Pope Benedict XVI on 30 June 2010. He continues in those positions though past the normal retirement age of 75 since Pope Francis has yet to accept his resignation.He was Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of Canada from 2003 to 2010. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Ouellet has received more than 198,194 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Marc Ouellet is the 1,293rd most popular religious figure (up from 1,359th in 2019), the 112th most popular biography from Canada (up from 140th in 2019) and the most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Marc Ouellet ranks 1,293 out of 2,238Before him are Asma bint Umais, Karekin II, Henri Estienne, Nikolaj Velimirović, Adam Stefan Sapieha, and Medardus. After him are Gerhard Ludwig Müller, Josyf Slipyj, Ashkenaz, Pope Anianus of Alexandria, Antipope Christopher, and Abu Dujana.

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Among people born in 1944, Marc Ouellet ranks 170Before him are G. W. Bailey, Bernard Tschumi, Herbert Wimmer, António Mascarenhas Monteiro, Kelly Bishop, and Pierre Deligne. After him are Ayad Allawi, Oqil Oqilov, Karen Armstrong, Francisco Sagasti, Marie-France Pisier, and Christian de Portzamparc.

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Among people born in Canada, Marc Ouellet ranks 112 out of 1,350Before him are Loreena McKennitt (1957), Joseph Wiseman (1918), David Foster (1949), Margot Kidder (1948), Louis Riel (1844), and Fay Wray (1907). After him are Peter Cullen (1941), Joshua Slocum (1844), Martin Short (1950), Catherine O'Hara (1954), Joanna Shimkus (1943), and Jean Chrétien (1934).


Among religious figures born in Canada, Marc Ouellet ranks 1After him are Gaëtan Dugas (1952), André Bessette (1845), Jacques Plante (1929), Jean-Claude Turcotte (1936), John Howe (1957), Gérald Lacroix (1957), Paul Grégoire (1911), Charles Scicluna (1959), Mike Bossy (1957), Charles Coughlin (1891), and Thomas Christopher Collins (1947).