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Pope Honorius I

585 - 638

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Pope Honorius I (died 12 October 638) was the bishop of Rome from 27 October 625 to his death. He was active in spreading Christianity among Anglo-Saxons and attempted to convince the Celts to calculate Easter in the Roman fashion. He is chiefly remembered for his correspondence with Patriarch Sergius I of Constantinople over the latter's monothelite teachings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Honorius I has received more than 243,706 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Pope Honorius I is the 352nd most popular religious figure (down from 316th in 2019), the 432nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 375th in 2019) and the 164th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Honorius I is most famous for being the first pope to be condemned as a heretic.

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Among religious figures, Pope Honorius I ranks 352 out of 2,238Before him are Pope Marcellus I, Pope Benedict III, Pope Sergius IV, Pope Marinus II, Pope Celestine IV, and Geli Raubal. After him are Pope Symmachus, Hosea, Saint Monica, Muhammad al-Mahdi, Pope Vitalian, and Saint Apollonia.

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Among people born in 585, Pope Honorius I ranks 2Before him is Umar. After him are Pepin of Landen, Theudebert II, and Malik al-Ashtar. Among people deceased in 638, Pope Honorius I ranks 1After him are Sophronius of Jerusalem and Sergius I of Constantinople.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Honorius I ranks 432 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Sergius IV (970), Pope Marinus II (932), Pope Celestine IV (1200), Arturo Toscanini (1867), Gaius Maecenas (-68), and Jacopo Peri (1561). After him are Pope Symmachus (460), Salvatore Riina (1930), Roberto Benigni (1952), Parmigianino (1503), John Cabot (1450), and Pope Zosimus (400).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Honorius I ranks 164Before him are Pope Nicholas III (1215), Pope Marcellus I (255), Pope Benedict III (810), Pope Sergius IV (970), Pope Marinus II (932), and Pope Celestine IV (1200). After him are Pope Symmachus (460), Pope Zosimus (400), Pope Hormisdas (450), Pope Victor III (1027), Pope Simplicius (420), and Pope Anastasius I (340).