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Peter of Verona

1206 - 1252

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Peter of Verona (1205 – 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 220,038 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Peter of Verona is the 918th most popular religious figure (down from 893rd in 2019), the 1,347th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,322nd in 2019) and the 298th 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 918 out of 2,238Before him are Paul of Samosata, Jacob Sprenger, Jorge Medina, Mariam Baouardy, Ignatios of Constantinople, and Sabellius. After him are Valentin Haüy, Qasim ibn Muhammad, Alexandre José Maria dos Santos, Roger Etchegaray, Agostino Casaroli, and William Farel.

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Among people born in 1206, Peter of Verona ranks 6Before him are Albertus Magnus, Béla IV of Hungary, Güyük Khan, Maria Laskarina, and Otto II, Duke of Bavaria. After him are Konrad von Thüringen and Godan Khan. Among people deceased in 1252, Peter of Verona ranks 7Before him are Blanche of Castile, Giovanni da Pian del Carpine, Ferdinand III of Castile, Abel, King of Denmark, Sorghaghtani Beki, and Isabella, Queen of Armenia. After him are Rose of Viterbo, Otto I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Bohemond V of Antioch, Sviatoslav III of Vladimir, Zdislava Berka, and Qara Hülegü.

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Among people born in Italy, Peter of Verona ranks 1,347 out of 4,668Before him are Franco Alfano (1875), Gabriele Ferzetti (1925), Giovanni Boldini (1842), Otto, Count of Savoy (1023), Quintus Hortensius (-114), and Ugo Tognazzi (1922). After him are Agrippa Postumus (-12), Cornelius Gallus (-69), Antonio Lotti (1667), Zucchero Fornaciari (1955), Jacopo de' Barbari (1460), and Baldassare Longhena (1596).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Peter of Verona ranks 298Before him are Gerolamo Emiliani (1486), Methodios I of Constantinople (788), Tatiana of Rome (200), Antipope John XVI (1000), Paolo Giovio (1483), and Alessandro Valignano (1539). After him are Agostino Casaroli (1914), Felix of Cantalice (1515), Ippolito de' Medici (1511), Margaret of Cortona (1247), Caesar Baronius (1538), and Veronica Giuliani (1660).