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Saint Rimbert (or Rembert) (c. 830 - 11 June 888 in Bremen) was archbishop of Hamburg-Bremen, in the northern part of the Kingdom of East Frankia from 865 until his death in 888. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rimbert has received more than 47,183 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Rimbert is the 1,318th most popular religious figure (down from 1,204th in 2019), the 253rd most popular biography from Belgium (down from 224th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Belgian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Rimbert ranks 1,318 out of 3,187Before him are Nathan, Senhime, Augustin Bea, Clement Mary Hofbauer, Ernest Simoni, and Akile Hatun. After him are William of St-Thierry, John of Montecorvino, Louis Massignon, Bernard de Montfaucon, Cassian of Imola, and Macrina the Younger.

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Among people born in 830, Rimbert ranks 11Before him are Carloman of Bavaria, Baldwin I, Margrave of Flanders, Kocel, Ermentrude of Orléans, Emperor Kōkō, and Guthrum. After him are Mutimir of Serbia, Ishaq ibn Hunayn, and Erchanger, Duke of Swabia. Among people deceased in 888, Rimbert ranks 6Before him are Charles the Fat, Abu Dawood, Bořivoj I, Duke of Bohemia, Al-Mundhir of Córdoba, and Emperor Xizong of Tang. After him are Ingelger, and Burgred of Mercia.

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Among people born in Belgium, Rimbert ranks 253 out of 1,190Before him are Rembert Dodoens (1517), François Duquesnoy (1597), Henry III, Duke of Brabant (1231), John II, Duke of Brabant (1275), Stromae (1985), and Eugène Charles Catalan (1814). After him are William of St-Thierry (1085), Godfrey I, Count of Louvain (1060), Ovide Decroly (1871), Gillis van Coninxloo (1544), Pierre Deligne (1944), and Michel de Ghelderode (1898).


Among religious figures born in Belgium, Rimbert ranks 10Before him are Gudula (646), Begga (615), Lutgardis (1182), Clemens August of Bavaria (1700), Adalard of Corbie (751), and Juliana of Liège (1193). After him are William of St-Thierry (1085), Edward Schillebeeckx (1914), John Berchmans (1599), Godfried Danneels (1933), Désiré-Joseph Mercier (1851), and Leo Joseph Suenens (1904).