RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Saint Anne

100 BC - 100

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According to Christian apocryphal and Islamic tradition, Saint Anne was the mother of Mary and the maternal grandmother of Jesus. Mary's mother is not named in the canonical gospels. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saint Anne has received more than 1,918,357 page views. Her biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 62 in 2019). Saint Anne is the 55th most popular religious figure (up from 56th in 2019), the 21st most popular biography from Israel (down from 20th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Israeli Religious Figure.

Saint Anne is most famous for being the mother of the Virgin Mary.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 83.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Saint Anne ranks 55 out of 2,272Before her are Pope Clement VII, Sarah, Pope John XXIII, Saint Valentine, Jerome, and Saint Stephen. After her are Pope Julius II, Muhammad al-Bukhari, Ruhollah Khomeini, Pope Urban II, Pope Pius XI, and Hildegard of Bingen.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 100 BC, Saint Anne ranks 5Before her are Julius Caesar, Mary, mother of Jesus, Saint Joseph, and Bartholomew the Apostle. After her are Joachim, Elizabeth, Herodias, Simon of Cyrene, Cornelius Nepos, Gamaliel, and Ambiorix. Among people deceased in 100, Saint Anne ranks 6Before her are Mary, mother of Jesus, Saint Joseph, Mary Magdalene, John the Apostle, and Bartholomew the Apostle. After her are Josephus, Salome, Zechariah, Elizabeth, John the Evangelist, and Caiaphas.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Saint Anne ranks 21 out of 389Before her are John the Apostle (6), Isaac (-1900), Bartholomew the Apostle (-100), Thomas the Apostle (1), Isaiah (-800), and Saint Stephen (1). After her are Samson (-1118), Daniel (-690), Josephus (37), Jude the Apostle (15), Philip the Apostle (5), and Ezekiel (-621).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Israel

Among religious figures born in Israel, Saint Anne ranks 19Before her are John the Apostle (6), Isaac (-1900), Bartholomew the Apostle (-100), Thomas the Apostle (1), Isaiah (-800), and Saint Stephen (1). After her are Samson (-1118), Daniel (-690), Jude the Apostle (15), Philip the Apostle (5), Ezekiel (-621), and Simon the Zealot (1).