Odilo Scherer

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Odilo Scherer

Odilo Pedro Scherer (Brazilian Portuguese: [oˈdʒilu ˈpedɾu ˈʃɛɾeɾ]; born September 21, 1949) is a Brazilian Cardinal of the Catholic Church, who has been the Archbishop of São Paulo since March 2007. He was made a cardinal in November 2007. In the international media, he was mentioned as a possible contender to succeed Benedict XVI, who resigned in 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Odilo Scherer has received more than 39,644 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,774th most popular religious figure.

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  • 46.18

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.74

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Odilo Scherer ranks 1,766 out of 2,001Before him are Severino Poletto, Jean Marcel Honoré, Silvano Piovanelli, Laurean Rugambwa, Louis-Marie Billé, and Vicente Enrique y Tarancón. After him are Hirotugu Akaike, Ned Maddrell, Polycarpus I of Byzantium, Luis Aponte Martínez, Jean-Pierre Kutwa, and Shunryū Suzuki.

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Among people born in 1949, Odilo Scherer ranks 283Before him are César Aira, Juan Manuel Asensi, Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara, Alfred Riedl, Arjun Appadurai, and David Cross. After him are Ivan Buljan, Jean Asselborn, Kiran Bedi, Francisco Robles Ortega, Shelley Long, and Bei Dao.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Odilo Scherer ranks 369 out of 1,296Before him are Hermínio de Brito (1914), Denílson de Oliveira Araújo (1977), Diego (1985), Nathalia Timberg (1929), Bruno Senna (1983), and Russinho (null). After him are Glória Pires (1963), Grafite (1979), Roberto Miranda (1944), Giba (1976), Gilmar Rinaldi (1959), and Joel de Oliveira Monteiro (1904).


Among religious figures born in Brazil, Odilo Scherer ranks 9Before him are Paulo Evaristo Arns (1921), João Braz de Aviz (1947), Frei Galvão (1739), Geraldo Majella Agnelo (1933), José Freire Falcão (1925), and Eusébio Scheid (1932). After him are Eugênio Sales (1920), Raymundo Damasceno Assis (1937), Orani João Tempesta (1949), and Sérgio da Rocha (1959).

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