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Pelagio Galvani

1165 - 1230

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Pelagio Galvani (c. 1165 – 30 January 1230, Portuguese: Paio Galvão Latin: Pelagius) was a Leonese cardinal, and canon lawyer. He became a papal legate and leader of the Fifth Crusade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pelagio Galvani has received more than 25,661 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Pelagio Galvani is the 1,322nd most popular religious figure (down from 1,222nd in 2019), the 166th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 152nd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Portuguese Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Pelagio Galvani ranks 1,322 out of 2,238Before him are Rafael Merry del Val, Theodosius of Kiev, Hermann Gmeiner, Zakir Naik, Carpocrates, and George Müller. After him are Paisius Velichkovsky, Nicetas of Remesiana, Ludovico Ludovisi, Ajahn Chah, Edward Schillebeeckx, and Angelo Dundee.

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Among people born in 1165, Pelagio Galvani ranks 14Before him are Raimbaut de Vaqueiras, Joan of England, Queen of Sicily, Waleran III, Duke of Limburg, Phillipe de Plessis, Vukan Nemanjić, and Jean Bodel. After him are Władysław III Spindleshanks and Renaud I, Count of Dammartin. Among people deceased in 1230, Pelagio Galvani ranks 8Before him are Pérotin, Berengaria of Navarre, Walther von der Vogelweide, Alfonso IX of León, Ottokar I of Bohemia, and Leopold VI, Duke of Austria. After him are Pietro Ziani, Margaret, Countess of Blois, Benedetto Antelami, and Samuel ibn Tibbon.

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Among people born in Portugal, Pelagio Galvani ranks 166 out of 555Before him are Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908), Nuno Gonçalves (1500), Paulo Sousa (1970), Sidónio Pais (1872), Zeca Afonso (1929), and Beatrice of Portugal (1347). After him are Pedro Damiano (1480), Tomé Pires (1468), Joanna, Princess of Portugal (1452), John, Constable of Portugal (1400), Theresa of Portugal, Queen of León (1178), and Matilda of Savoy, Queen of Portugal (1125).


Among religious figures born in Portugal, Pelagio Galvani ranks 7Before him are Anthony of Padua (1195), Pope Damasus I (305), Pope John XXI (1215), Sister Lúcia (1907), John of God (1495), and Beatrice of Silva (1424). After him are José Saraiva Martins (1932), António de Andrade (1580), John de Britto (1647), Manuel Monteiro de Castro (1938), José Policarpo (1936), and Manuel Clemente (1948).