Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni

1940 - 2015

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Nerses Bedros XIX (Armenian: Ներսէս Պետրոս ԺԹ. Թարմունի) (17 January 1940 – 25 June 2015) was the patriarch of the Armenian Catholic Church. He was the second son and the fifth of eight children born to Elias Taza and Josephine Azouz. He completed his primary and secondary studies at the College of the Brothers of the Christian Schools (Frères des écoles chrétiennes) in Cairo.He felt a vocation for the priesthood very early in life and thus was sent to the Armenian Leonine Pontifical College in Rome in 1958 where he studied Philosophy and Theology at the Pontifical Gregorian University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni has received more than 27,226 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni is the 1,713th most popular religious figure (down from 1,679th in 2019), the 389th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 360th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular Egyptian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni ranks 1,713 out of 2,272Before him are Josip Bozanić, Antonio Innocenti, Marco Cé, Peter Shirayanagi, Peter Martyr Vermigli, and Guru Har Krishan. After him are Sava II, Euthymius of Tarnovo, Edwin Frederick O'Brien, Fulton J. Sheen, Squanto, and Ján Chryzostom Korec.

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Among people born in 1940, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni ranks 244Before him are Vladimir Vasiliev, Stan Mikita, Chuck Close, Larry Hankin, Hanako, Princess Hitachi, and Renato Pozzetto. After him are Ali Nasir Muhammad, Gary Gilmore, Peter Benchley, Ali Saibou, Endre Szemerédi, and Jerry Lucas. Among people deceased in 2015, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni ranks 178Before him are Daevid Allen, Patachou, Jacques Sernas, James Salter, Czesław Kiszczak, and John Henry Holland. After him are Ján Chryzostom Korec, Giovanni Canestri, Jules Bianchi, Karl Josef Becker, Nicolae Rainea, and Dragan Holcer.

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Among people born in Egypt, Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni ranks 389 out of 520Before him are Ahmed Aboul Gheit (1942), Thrasyllus of Mendes (-100), Timocharis (-320), Hind Rostom (1929), Peter III of Alexandria (500), and Mostafa El-Nahas (1879). After him are Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi (1838), Stéphanos II Ghattas (1920), Mohamed Salah (1992), Atom Egoyan (1960), Autobiography of Harkhuf (-2300), and Guy Béart (1930).