RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria

1923 - 2012

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Pope Shenouda III (Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [ʃeˈnuːdæ]; Coptic: Ⲡⲁⲡⲁ Ⲁⲃⲃⲁ Ϣⲉⲛⲟⲩϯ ⲅ̅ Papa Abba Šenoude pimah šoumt; Arabic: بابا الإسكندرية شنودة الثالث‎ Bābā al-Iskandarīyah Shinūdah al-Thālith; 3 August 1923 – 17 March 2012) was the 117th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria has received more than 299,920 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria is the 683rd most popular religious figure (up from 685th in 2019), the 137th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 152nd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Egyptian Religious Figure.

Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria is most famous for his leadership of the Coptic Church in Egypt.

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 683 out of 2,272Before him are Kinga of Poland, Therese Neumann, Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah, Mattathias, Malachi, and Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. After him are Hillel the Elder, Piruz Nahavandi, Antipope Anacletus II, Robert of Molesme, Tryphon, Respicius, and Nympha, and Joan Enric Vives Sicília.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1923, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 32Before him are Yma Sumac, Anne Baxter, Arvid Carlsson, Lola Flores, Antoni Tàpies, and Nguyễn Văn Thiệu. After him are Markus Wolf, Freeman Dyson, Philip Warren Anderson, Morris, Horst Tappert, and Bert Trautmann. Among people deceased in 2012, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 36Before him are Carlos Fuentes, Hebe Camargo, Rodney King, Dave Brubeck, Antoni Tàpies, and Kiro Gligorov. After him are Sun Myung Moon, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Eduard Khil, Erland Josephson, Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, and Antonio Tabucchi.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 137 out of 520Before him are Ramesses IX (-1150), Isetnofret (-1250), Theon of Alexandria (335), Kiya (-1400), Arsinoe IV of Egypt (-68), and Pope Dionysius of Alexandria (190). After him are Nonnus (500), Smendes (-1200), Theophylact Simocatta (580), Abbas II of Egypt (1874), Apepi (-1600), and Mentuhotep I (-2200).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Egypt

Among religious figures born in Egypt, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 19Before him are Mary of Egypt (344), Yusuf al-Qaradawi (1926), Al-Suyuti (1445), Saint Menas (285), Maria al-Qibtiyya (600), and Macarius of Egypt (300). After him are Basilides (117), Antipope Dioscorus (500), Didymus the Blind (313), Pope Dioscorus I of Alexandria (444), Moses the Black (332), and Nahshon (null).