RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Mary Magdalene

10 BC - 100

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene, sometimes called Mary of Magdala, or simply the Magdalene or the Madeleine, was a Jewish woman who, according to the four canonical gospels, traveled with Jesus as one of his followers and was a witness to his crucifixion and its aftermath. She is mentioned by name twelve times in the canonical gospels, more than most of the apostles and more than any other non-family woman in the Gospels. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Magdalene has received more than 7,160,300 page views. Her biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 17th most popular religious figure.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 84.59

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 81

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Mary Magdalene ranks 18 out of 2,001Before her are Zoroaster, Pope John Paul II, Joseph, Saint George, Jacob, and Francis of Assisi. After her are Judas Iscariot, Elijah, Aaron, Saint Joseph, John Calvin, and Matthew the Apostle.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 10 BC, Mary Magdalene ranks 1After her are Claudius, James, son of Alphaeus, and Lucius Vitellius the Elder. Among people deceased in 100, Mary Magdalene ranks 2Before her is Mary, mother of Jesus. After her are Saint Joseph, John the Apostle, Bartholomew the Apostle, Saint Anne, Josephus, Salome, Elizabeth, Zechariah, John the Evangelist, and Longinus.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Mary Magdalene ranks 8 out of 294Before her are Saint Peter (-1), Mary, mother of Jesus (-100), John the Baptist (-20), Solomon (-1011), Joseph (-1562), and Saint George (280). After her are Elijah (-1000), Ramesses II (-1303), Matthew the Apostle (10), Andrew the Apostle (-6), James, son of Zebedee (1), and Herod the Great (-73).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Israel

Among religious figures born in Israel, Mary Magdalene ranks 8Before her are Saint Peter (-1), Mary, mother of Jesus (-100), John the Baptist (-20), Solomon (-1011), Joseph (-1562), and Saint George (280). After her are Elijah (-1000), Matthew the Apostle (10), Andrew the Apostle (-6), James, son of Zebedee (1), John the Apostle (6), and Jonah (-850).

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