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Pope Alexander I

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Pope Alexander I (c. 75-80 AD - c. 115) was the bishop of Rome from c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Alexander I has received more than 384,277 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 76 in 2019). Pope Alexander I is the 233rd most popular religious figure (down from 192nd in 2019), the 275th most popular biography from Italy (down from 236th in 2019) and the 105th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Alexander I is most famous for his role in the First Council of Nicaea, which was convened to address the Arian heresy.

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Among religious figures, Pope Alexander I ranks 233 out of 2,238Before him are Pope Joan, Pope Benedict XIII, Pope John VIII, Saint Patrick, Pope Eugene III, and Pope Adrian I. After him are Vincent de Paul, Pope Fabian, Ignatius of Antioch, Maximilian Kolbe, Pope Damasus I, and Abu Talib ibn Abd al-Muttalib.

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Among people born in 100, Pope Alexander I ranks 2Before him is Ptolemy. After him are Joseph of Arimathea, Longinus, Dionysius the Areopagite, Thecla, James the Less, Decebalus, Pope Telesphorus, Pope Hyginus, Saint Sarah, and Pope Victor I. Among people deceased in 116, Pope Alexander I ranks 1

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Alexander I ranks 275 out of 4,668Before him are Pope John VIII (820), Cimabue (1240), Tommaso Campanella (1568), Pope Eugene III (1080), Pope Adrian I (700), and Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour (1810). After him are Pope Fabian (200), Catiline (-109), Marsilio Ficino (1433), Paolo Uccello (1475), Lucius Tarquinius Priscus (-700), and Alessandro Scarlatti (1660).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Alexander I ranks 105Before him are Pope John XV (1000), Pope Adeodatus I (570), Pope Benedict XIII (1649), Pope John VIII (820), Pope Eugene III (1080), and Pope Adrian I (700). After him are Pope Fabian (200), Pope Adrian II (792), Pope Nicholas I (800), Pope Alexander III (1100), Pope Gelasius I (410), and Pope Liberius (310).