Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria

1923 - 2012

Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria

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 243,510 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 686th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 688 out of 2,001Before him are Therese Neumann, Willibrord, Ludmila of Bohemia, Expeditus, Emma Morano, and Leopold III, Margrave of Austria. After him are Ramla bint Abi Sufyan, Gregory Thaumaturgus, Zayd ibn Ali, Mikao Usui, Atiśa, and Peter Chrysologus.

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Among people born in 1923, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 35Before him are Yma Sumac, Antoni Tàpies, Nguyễn Văn Thiệu, René Girard, Markus Wolf, and Lee Teng-hui. After him are Philip Warren Anderson, Mauno Koivisto, Erland Josephson, Jorge Semprún, Morris, and Alice Miller. Among people deceased in 2012, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 38Before him are Antoni Tàpies, Sun Myung Moon, Eduard Khil, Dave Brubeck, Etta James, and Rauf Denktaş. After him are Hebe Camargo, Joseph Murray, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Chadli Bendjedid, Antonio Tabucchi, and Gore Vidal.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 152 out of 432Before him are Nectanebo II (-400), Theon of Alexandria (335), Al-Mansur Qalawun (1222), Shepseskare (-2450), Isetnofret (-1250), and Arsinoe III of Egypt (-246). After him are Mohamed Hussein Tantawi (1935), Neferefre (-2500), Mohamed Al-Fayed (1929), Cleopatra Selene of Syria (-130), Intef II (-2150), and Adly Mansour (1945).


Among religious figures born in Egypt, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria ranks 19Before him are Maria al-Qibtiyya (600), Mary of Egypt (344), Yusuf al-Qaradawi (1926), Saint Menas (285), Macarius of Egypt (300), and Al-Suyuti (1445). After him are Ibn Hisham (701), Basilides (117), Didymus the Blind (313), Antipope Dioscorus (500), Pope Dioscorus I of Alexandria (444), and Pope Anianus of Alexandria (100).

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