Peter of Verona

1206 - 1252

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Peter of Verona (1206 – April 6, 1252), also known as Saint Peter Martyr and Saint Peter of Verona, was a 13th-century Italian Catholic priest. He was a Dominican friar and a celebrated preacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter of Verona has received more than 152,835 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter of Verona is the 894th most popular religious figure (down from 810th in 2019), the 1,322nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,163rd in 2019) and the 295th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Peter of Verona was a medieval Italian bishop and poet. He is most famous for his work, "The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri."

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Among religious figures, Peter of Verona ranks 894 out of 2,272Before him are William Farel, Blessed Gerard, Sergius of Radonezh, Melito of Sardis, Roberto Calvi, and Romanos the Melodist. After him are Lidwina, Godfried Danneels, Angelo Scola, Alfredo Ottaviani, Robert Sarah, and Anthony Maria Zaccaria.

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Among people born in 1206, Peter of Verona ranks 4Before him are Albertus Magnus, Béla IV of Hungary, and Güyük Khan. After him are Maria Laskarina, Otto II, Duke of Bavaria, and Konrad von Thüringen. Among people deceased in 1252, Peter of Verona ranks 6Before him are Giovanni da Pian del Carpine, Ferdinand III of Castile, Blanche of Castile, Abel, King of Denmark, and Sorghaghtani Beki. After him are Rose of Viterbo, Isabella, Queen of Armenia, Otto I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Sviatoslav III of Vladimir, Bohemond V of Antioch, and Zdislava Berka.

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Among people born in Italy, Peter of Verona ranks 1,322 out of 4,088Before him are Walter Bonatti (1930), Giovanni Papini (1881), Blessed Gerard (1047), Quintus Aurelius Symmachus (340), Indro Montanelli (1909), and Roberto Calvi (1920). After him are Maria Beatrice of Savoy (1792), Vincenzo Peruggia (1881), Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta (1943), Frederick of Naples (1451), Orcagna (1315), and Andrew, Duke of Calabria (1327).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Peter of Verona ranks 295Before him are Gianna Beretta Molla (1922), Melania the Younger (383), Caesar Baronius (1538), Carlo Maria Martini (1927), Blessed Gerard (1047), and Roberto Calvi (1920). After him are Angelo Scola (1941), Alfredo Ottaviani (1890), Anthony Maria Zaccaria (1502), Antipope Felix II (300), Arsenius the Great (354), and Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi (1566).