Roger Mahony

1936 - Today

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Roger Michael Mahony (born February 27, 1936) is an American cardinal and retired prelate of the Catholic Church who served as archbishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles in California from 1985 to 2011. Before his appointment, he served as an auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Fresno from 1975 to 1980 and bishop of the Diocese of Stockton from 1980 to 1985. Born in Los Angeles and raised in the San Fernando Valley, Mahony was ordained to the priesthood in 1962. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Mahony has received more than 368,768 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Roger Mahony is the 2,865th most popular religious figure (down from 2,488th in 2019), the 8,786th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,829th in 2019) and the 70th most popular American Religious Figure.

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  • 370k

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  • 45.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Roger Mahonies by language

Over the past year Roger Mahony has had the most page views in the with 41,119 views, followed by Russian (3,133), and German (2,441). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Latin (98.37%), Czech (57.46%), and Egyptian Arabic (40.14%)


Among religious figures, Roger Mahony ranks 2,865 out of 3,187Before him are Æthelwold of Winchester, John Morton, Anthony Soter Fernandez, Faustus of Mileve, Wilfrid Napier, and Giorgio Marengo. After him are Victoriano Guisasola y Menéndez, Maroun Elias Nimeh Lahham, Maximos V Hakim, Lillian Disney, Maher Al-Mu'aiqly, and Chris Gueffroy.

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Among people born in 1936, Roger Mahony ranks 466Before him are Cynthia McLeod, Owen Roizman, Dmitri Anosov, Robert May, Baron May of Oxford, German Apukhtin, and Ignacio Achúcarro. After him are Margaret Mahy, Janusz Zakrzeński, Robert A. Parker, László Fábián, Harold Budd, and Gerry Ashmore.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Roger Mahony ranks 8,786 out of 20,380Before him are Lauren Ridloff (1978), Lloyd Nolan (1902), Curt Hennig (1958), Robert Christgau (1942), Taylor Momsen (1993), and Donald Trump Jr. (1977). After him are Max Hardcore (1956), Stephen Greenblatt (1943), Barton MacLane (1902), Melora Hardin (1967), Harold Eugene Edgerton (1903), and Cameron Boyce (1999).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United States

Among religious figures born in United States, Roger Mahony ranks 70Before him are James Stafford (1932), Emma Smith (1804), Joseph Strickland (1958), Tim Keller (1950), William Ellery Channing (1780), and Jim Elliot (1927). After him are Lillian Disney (1899), Justin Francis Rigali (1935), Sylvester Graham (1794), Wovoka (1856), William H. Keeler (1931), and Alvin Sargent (1927).