Pope Martin V

1369 - 1431

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Pope Martin V (Latin: Martinus V; January/February 1369 – 20 February 1431), born Otto (or Oddone) Colonna, was the head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 11 November 1417 to his death in 1431. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Martin V has received more than 340,393 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia. Pope Martin V is the 146th most popular religious figure, the 182nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 169th in 2019) and the 54th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Martin V was most famous for ending the Western Schism, which was a series of disputes between the pope and the Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among religious figures, Pope Martin V ranks 146 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Pius IV, Pope Gregory XV, Zechariah, Bernadette Soubirous, Pope Clement VI, and Pope Paul IV. After him are Jeremiah, Pope Nicholas V, Rita of Cascia, Pope Clement XI, Pope Clement XIV, and Mani.

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Among people born in 1369, Pope Martin V ranks 2Before him is Jan Hus. After him are Imadaddin Nasimi, Muzio Attendolo Sforza, Mary de Bohun, Pippo Spano, and Barsbay. Among people deceased in 1431, Pope Martin V ranks 2Before him is Joan of Arc. After him are Violant of Bar, Nuno Álvares Pereira, and Dan II of Wallachia.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Martin V ranks 182 out of 4,088Before him are Pope Pius IV (1499), Giovanni Bellini (1430), Pope Gregory XV (1554), Vincenzo Bellini (1801), Pliny the Younger (61), and Pope Paul IV (1476). After him are Guido of Arezzo (991), Luchino Visconti (1906), Domenico Scarlatti (1685), Vitellius (15), Pope Nicholas V (1397), and Didius Julianus (133).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Martin V ranks 54Before him are Pope Clement XII (1652), Pope Innocent X (1574), Pope Formosus (816), Pope Pius IV (1499), Pope Gregory XV (1554), and Pope Paul IV (1476). After him are Pope Nicholas V (1397), Rita of Cascia (1381), Pope Clement XI (1649), Pope Clement XIV (1705), Pope Leo XI (1535), and Pope Julius III (1487).