Pietro Parolin

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Pietro Parolin (Italian pronunciation: [ˈpjɛːtro paroˈlin], Venetian: [paɾoˈliŋ]; born 17 January 1955) is an Italian prelate of the Catholic Church. A cardinal since February 2014, he has served as the Secretary of State since October 2013 and a member of the Council of Cardinal Advisers since July 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pietro Parolin has received more than 414,529 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Pietro Parolin is the 978th most popular religious figure (up from 1,054th in 2019), the 1,492nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,603rd in 2019) and the 315th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Pietro Parolin ranks 978 out of 2,272Before him are Günter Guillaume, Joanna, wife of Chuza, John of Montecorvino, Hudson Taylor, Valentin Haüy, and Jael. After him are Paula of Rome, Otto of Bamberg, Ascanio Sforza, Antipope Victor IV, Jacques Paul Migne, and Abd al-Rahman ibn Muljam.

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Among people born in 1955, Pietro Parolin ranks 50Before him are Ante Gotovina, Héctor Cúper, Jeff Koons, Michael Rooker, Martin Schulz, and Billy Milligan. After him are Jorge Valdano, Olga Korbut, Zucchero Fornaciari, Toninho Cerezo, Jigme Singye Wangchuck, and Emine Erdoğan.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pietro Parolin ranks 1,492 out of 4,088Before him are Giuseppina Strepponi (1815), Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse (1926), Giulio Douhet (1869), Princess Maria Antonia of the Two Sicilies (1814), Miuccia Prada (1949), and Philippe Buonarroti (1761). After him are Auguste, Duke of Leuchtenberg (1810), Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1586), Filippo Juvarra (1678), Paula of Rome (347), Luigi Rossi (1597), and Sebastiano Ricci (1659).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pietro Parolin ranks 315Before him are Rose of Viterbo (1233), Praxedes (100), Agostino Casaroli (1914), Scipione Borghese (1577), Benedict the Moor (1526), and John of Montecorvino (1246). After him are Paula of Rome (347), Ascanio Sforza (1455), Antipope Victor IV (1010), Fausto Sozzini (1539), Eusebius of Vercelli (283), and Gerolamo Emiliani (1486).