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Pope Celestine I

400 - 432

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Pope Celestine I (Latin: Caelestinus I) (c. 376 – 1 August 432) was the bishop of Rome from 10 September 422 to his death on 1 August 432. Celestine's tenure was largely spent combatting various ideologies deemed heretical. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Celestine I has received more than 237,426 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 73 in 2019). Pope Celestine I is the 267th most popular religious figure (down from 248th in 2019), the 319th most popular biography from Italy (down from 298th in 2019) and the 119th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Celestine I is most famous for his role in the papal schism of 1054.

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Among religious figures, Pope Celestine I ranks 267 out of 2,238Before him are Pope John XIX, Pope Gregory IV, Pope Urban IV, Sathya Sai Baba, Pope Sixtus I, and Saint Pantaleon. After him are Pope Gelasius II, Habakkuk, Gregory of Nyssa, Pope Martin IV, Ulfilas, and Pope Sylvester III.

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Among people born in 400, Pope Celestine I ranks 2Before him is Kālidāsa. After him are Merovech, Saint Ursula, Pope Zosimus, Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus, Olybrius, Alexius of Rome, Vasubandhu, Ermanaric, Yazdegerd I, and Constantine III. Among people deceased in 432, Pope Celestine I ranks 1After him are Bonifacius and Ninian.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Celestine I ranks 319 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Gregory IV (790), Sallust (-86), Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1519), Pope Sixtus I (42), Giuliano de' Medici (1453), and Vittore Carpaccio (1465). After him are Pope Gelasius II (1062), Christine de Pizan (1365), Nino Rota (1911), Umberto I of Italy (1844), Antonio Meucci (1808), and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Celestine I ranks 119Before him are Pope John XII (937), Pope Paschal I (775), Pope Benedict IX (1012), Pope John XIX (975), Pope Gregory IV (790), and Pope Sixtus I (42). After him are Pope Gelasius II (1062), Pope Sylvester III (1000), Pope Paul I (700), Pope Paschal II (1050), Pope Paul II (1417), and Pope Linus (1).