Saint Anne

100 BC - 100

Saint Anne

According to apocryphal Christian 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 1,358,711 page views. Her biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 55th most popular religious figure.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.4M

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  • 78.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 62

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Saint Anne ranks 57 out of 2,001Before her are Pope Gregory XIII, Pope Pius XI, Jerome, Isaiah, Pope Pius IX, and Joshua. After her are Anthony the Great, Hildegard of Bingen, Samuel, Saint Lucy, Philip the Apostle, and Girolamo Savonarola.

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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 Elizabeth, Joachim, Simon of Cyrene, Herodias, Cornelius Nepos, Ptolemy XI Alexander II, and Gamaliel. Among people deceased in 100, Saint Anne ranks 6Before her are Mary, mother of Jesus, Mary Magdalene, Saint Joseph, John the Apostle, and Bartholomew the Apostle. After her are Josephus, Salome, Elizabeth, Zechariah, John the Evangelist, and Longinus.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Saint Anne ranks 21 out of 294Before her are John the Apostle (6), Jonah (-850), Bartholomew the Apostle (-100), Isaac (-1900), Thomas the Apostle (1), and Isaiah (-800). After her are Philip the Apostle (5), Saint Stephen (1), Simon the Zealot (1), Josephus (37), Ariel Sharon (1928), and Jude the Apostle (15).