Pope Leo IX

1002 - 1054

Pope Leo IX

Pope Leo IX (21 June 1002 – 19 April 1054), born Bruno of Egisheim-Dagsburg, was the bishop of Rome and ruler of the Papal States from 12 February 1049 to his death in 1054. Leo IX is widely considered the most historically significant German pope of the Middle Ages; he was instrumental in the precipitation of the Great Schism of 1054, considered the turning point in which the Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Churches formally separated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Leo IX has received more than 310,214 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 31st most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Pope Leo IX ranks 35 out of 559Before him are Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, Marie de' Medici, Diana, Princess of Wales, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême, and Philippe I, Duke of Orléans. After him are Edward VII, Otto von Habsburg, Ramesses III, Albert, Prince Consort, Queen Sofía of Spain, and Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia.

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Among people born in 1002, Pope Leo IX ranks 1After him is Nikephoros III Botaneiates. Among people deceased in 1054, Pope Leo IX ranks 1After him are Yaroslav the Wise, Atiśa, Hermann of Reichenau, and García Sánchez III of Pamplona.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pope Leo IX ranks 225 out of 4,109Before him are Philip I of France (1052), Charles Gounod (1818), Oscar I of Sweden (1799), Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1640), Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou (1113), and John II of France (1319). After him are Colette (1873), Georges Clemenceau (1841), Gustave Le Bon (1841), Frédéric Joliot-Curie (1900), Philip V of France (1293), and François Boucher (1703).

Among NOBLEMEN In France

Among noblemen born in France, Pope Leo IX ranks 6Before him are Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122), Charles the Bold (1433), William the Conqueror (1028), Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême (1775), and Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1640). After him are Charles, Count of Valois (1270), Raynald of Châtillon (1123), Jeanne d'Albret (1528), Philip the Bold (1342), Robert Guiscard (1016), and Marie Thérèse of France (1778).

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