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Pope Soter

120 - 174

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Pope Soter (Latin: Soterius) was the bishop of Rome from c. 167 to his death in c. 174. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Soter has received more than 261,072 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia. Pope Soter is the 485th most popular religious figure (down from 434th in 2019), the 580th most popular biography from Italy (down from 533rd in 2019) and the 216th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Soter is most famous for his role in the First Council of Nicaea.

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Among religious figures, Pope Soter ranks 485 out of 2,238Before him are Saint Florian, Michael I Cerularius, Umm Salama, Laban, Rashi, and Dorothea of Caesarea. After him are Jehoshaphat, Saint Spyridon, Antipope Clement VII, Ansgar, Pope Silverius, and Ahmed Yassin.

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Among people born in 120, Pope Soter ranks 3Before him are Lucian and Gaius. After him is Tatian. Among people deceased in 174, Pope Soter ranks 1

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Soter ranks 580 out of 4,668Before him are Giorgio Agamben (1942), Marcello Lippi (1948), Saint Rosalia (1130), Giulio Romano (1499), Bianca Maria Sforza (1472), and Alcide De Gasperi (1881). After him are Piero the Unfortunate (1472), Domenico Cimarosa (1749), Gallienus (218), Giuliano de' Medici, Duke of Nemours (1479), Lucullus (-118), and Umberto Nobile (1885).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Soter ranks 216Before him are Pope John XIV (1000), Dominic Savio (1842), Aloysius Gonzaga (1568), Pope Leo VII (900), Pope Pontian (200), and Saint Rosalia (1130). After him are Pope Silverius (490), Pope Stephen I (200), Pope Miltiades (250), Saint Eustace (10), Pope John II (470), and Pope Stephen VII (850).