Peter Chrysologus

380 - 450

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Peter Chrysologus (Greek: Ἅγιος Πέτρος ὁ Χρυσολόγος, Petros Chrysologos, "Peter the Golden-worded"; c. 380 – c. 450) was Bishop of Ravenna from about 433 until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Chrysologus has received more than 121,679 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Peter Chrysologus is the 729th most popular religious figure (down from 691st in 2019), the 1,041st most popular biography from Italy (down from 934th in 2019) and the 271st most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Peter Chrysologus was a bishop of Ravenna, Italy, and the writer of the "Sermon on the Death of the Emperor Theodosius" in 438.

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Among religious figures, Peter Chrysologus ranks 729 out of 2,272Before him are Maron, Martin de Porres, Saint Remigius, Antipope Nicholas V, Saint Susanna, and Expeditus. After him are William of Gellone, Hélder Câmara, Albert of Brandenburg, William Miller, Mikao Usui, and Antipope Laurentius.

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Among people born in 380, Peter Chrysologus ranks 2Before him is Socrates of Constantinople. After him are Eutyches and Eucherius of Lyon. Among people deceased in 450, Peter Chrysologus ranks 5Before him are Theodosius II, Galla Placidia, Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus, and Julia of Corsica. After him are Sozomen and Vincent of Lérins.

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Among people born in Italy, Peter Chrysologus ranks 1,041 out of 4,088Before him are Emilio De Bono (1866), Ibycus (-600), Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan (1470), Saint Susanna (280), Umberto Giordano (1867), and Peter Damian (1007). After him are Sandro Mazzola (1942), Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus (-220), Victor Amadeus III of Sardinia (1726), Tina Modotti (1896), Flavio Briatore (1950), and Fabio Cannavaro (1973).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Peter Chrysologus ranks 271Before him are Gemma Galgani (1878), Emma Morano (1899), Antipope Boniface VII (1000), Antipope Ursicinus (400), Antipope Nicholas V (1260), and Saint Susanna (280). After him are Giovanni Battista Re (1934), Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti (1774), Romano Guardini (1885), Saint Maurus (512), Antipope John XVI (1000), and Andrea Amati (1505).