Saint Afra

300 - 304

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Saint Afra (died 304) was martyred during the Diocletian persecution. Along with Saint Ulrich, she is a patron saint of Augsburg. Her feast day is August 7. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saint Afra has received more than 99,383 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Saint Afra is the 1,097th most popular religious figure (up from 1,107th in 2019), the 1,627th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,685th in 2019) and the 40th most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Saint Afra ranks 1,097 out of 2,238Before her are Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows, Shaykh Tusi, Isidore of Pelusium, Cassian of Imola, Teobaldo Boccapecci, and Arnold Janssen. After her are Umm Ayman, Catherine Eddowes, Bechara Boutros al-Rahi, Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni, Eugène Tisserant, and Nicholas Mystikos.

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Among people born in 300, Saint Afra ranks 36Before her are Prisca, Carausius, Domitianus II, Cornelia Salonina, Nagasena, and Pope Peter I of Alexandria. After her are Agathius, Eustathius of Antioch, Victor Maurus, Tetricus II, Marcia Otacilia Severa, and Sabinus Julianus. Among people deceased in 304, Saint Afra ranks 12Before her are Christina of Bolsena, Pope Marcellinus, Pancras of Rome, Eulalia of Mérida, Euphemia, and Juliana of Nicomedia. After her is Emerentiana.

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Among people born in Germany, Saint Afra ranks 1,627 out of 6,142Before her are Charles the Child (847), John Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1575), Charles II, Elector Palatine (1651), Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover (1914), Uli Stielike (1954), and Arnold Janssen (1837). After her are Anton von Werner (1843), Princess Elisabeth of Prussia (1815), Pascual Jordan (1902), Hugo Riemann (1849), Otto Dietrich (1897), and Gustav Landauer (1870).


Among religious figures born in Germany, Saint Afra ranks 40Before her are Henry of Latvia (1187), Rupert of Salzburg (650), Günter Guillaume (1927), Johann Arndt (1555), Fidelis of Sigmaringen (1577), and Arnold Janssen (1837). After her are Charles III William, Margrave of Baden-Durlach (1679), Regino of Prüm (842), Georg Ratzinger (1924), Benno (1010), Frederick of Utrecht (780), and Augustin Bea (1881).