Peter Hans Kolvenbach

1928 - 2016

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Peter Hans Kolvenbach (30 November 1928 – 26 November 2016), was the twenty-ninth Superior General of the Society of Jesus, the largest male Catholic religious order. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Hans Kolvenbach has received more than 115,489 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Hans Kolvenbach is the 1,348th most popular religious figure (down from 1,253rd in 2019), the 331st most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 306th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Dutch Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Peter Hans Kolvenbach ranks 1,348 out of 2,272Before him are Ludwig Müller, Sajah, Hōnen, Thaddeus of Edessa, Frederick William Franz, and Joseph Freinademetz. After him are Emerentiana, Parshvanatha, Bernard de Montfaucon, Phinehas, Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi, and Anthim the Iberian.

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Among people born in 1928, Peter Hans Kolvenbach ranks 184Before him are Nick Holonyak, Eugene Merle Shoemaker, Ali Kafi, Bill Mollison, Veljko Bulajić, and Ralph Waite. After him are Robert Indiana, Édouard Molinaro, Nicolas Roeg, Édouard Glissant, Ernest Simoni, and Horace Silver. Among people deceased in 2016, Peter Hans Kolvenbach ranks 146Before him are Georges Cottier, Vilmos Zsigmond, Susannah Mushatt Jones, Bill Mollison, David Huddleston, and Jay Wright Forrester. After him are Black, Javier Echevarría Rodríguez, Héctor Babenco, Silvana Pampanini, Hassan Al-Turabi, and Arthur Hiller.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Peter Hans Kolvenbach ranks 331 out of 1,209Before him are Aletta Jacobs (1854), Nicolaas Laurens Burman (1734), Jacob Moleschott (1822), Marc Overmars (1973), Walter Lewin (1936), and Annie M. G. Schmidt (1911). After him are Wim Jansen (1946), Rafael van der Vaart (1983), Barent Fabritius (1624), Johan Rudolph Thorbecke (1798), Aert van der Neer (1603), and Jan Dirksz Both (1618).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Netherlands

Among religious figures born in Netherlands, Peter Hans Kolvenbach ranks 8Before him are Menno Simons (1496), John of Leiden (1509), Lidwina (1380), Lambert of Maastricht (635), Geert Groote (1340), and Ludger (742). After him are Johannes Willebrands (1909), Wim Hof (1959), Bernardus Johannes Alfrink (1900), Adrianus Johannes Simonis (1931), Gisbertus Voetius (1589), and Frans van der Lugt (1938).