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Pope Linus

Pope Linus ( (listen); died c. AD 76) was the second bishop of Rome. His pontificate endured from c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Linus has received more than 691,874 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 237th most popular religious figure.

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  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Pope Linus ranks 237 out of 2,001Before him are Moses in Islam, Pope Gregory X, Pope Liberius, Pope Gelasius I, Pope Dionysius, and Vincent de Paul. After him are Barabbas, Pope Anicetus, Pope Gregory II, Pope Anastasius I, Saint Cecilia, and Pope Honorius IV.

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Among people born in 1, Pope Linus ranks 8Before him are Thomas the Apostle, Saint Stephen, Simon the Zealot, Barnabas, Saint Matthias, and Saint Veronica. After him are Barabbas, Pope Anacletus, Thomas Bangalter, Vologases I of Parthia, Shimon bar Yochai, and Onesimus. Among people deceased in 79, Pope Linus ranks 3Before him are Vespasian and Pliny the Elder. After him is Aulus Caecina Alienus.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pope Linus ranks 279 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Gregory X (1210), Pope Liberius (310), Pope Gelasius I (410), Umberto I of Italy (1844), Carlo Goldoni (1707), and Archytas (-428). After him are Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour (1810), Antonio Meucci (1808), Andrea Bocelli (1958), Zita of Bourbon-Parma (1892), Antonio da Correggio (1489), and Gianni Versace (1946).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Linus ranks 99Before him are Pope Paul I (700), Longinus (100), Pope Paul II (1417), Pope Gregory X (1210), Pope Liberius (310), and Pope Gelasius I (410). After him are Pope Gregory II (669), Pope Anastasius I (340), Saint Cecilia (200), Pope Honorius IV (1210), Pope Mark (290), and Pope Urban III (1200).

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