Severinus of Noricum

410 - 482

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Severinus of Noricum (c. 410 – 8 January 482) is a saint, known as the "Apostle to Noricum". It has been speculated that he was born in either Southern Italy or in the Roman province of Africa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Severinus of Noricum has received more than 56,945 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Severinus of Noricum is the 913th most popular religious figure (down from 887th in 2019), the 1,252nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,141st in 2019) and the 27th most popular German Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Severinus of Noricum ranks 913 out of 2,272Before him are Antipope Paschal, Pope Dioscorus I of Alexandria, Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi, Khaemweset, Zephaniah, and Nicetas of Remesiana. After him are Avvakum, Matthew III Csák, Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur, Paolo Giovio, Sebastian Castellio, and Abu Hudhayfa ibn Utba.

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Among people born in 410, Severinus of Noricum ranks 5Before him are Pope Gelasius I, Priscus, Movses Khorenatsi, and Hayk. After him is Hierocles of Alexandria. Among people deceased in 482, Severinus of Noricum ranks 1After him is Emperor Gao of Southern Qi.

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Among people born in Germany, Severinus of Noricum ranks 1,252 out of 5,289Before him are Karl Korsch (1886), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Wolfgang von Trips (1928), Rudolf Diels (1900), Marie of Cleves, Duchess of Orléans (1426), and André Previn (1929). After him are Robert Koldewey (1855), Johann Peter Eckermann (1792), Franciscus Sylvius (1614), Christian Friedrich Hebbel (1813), Rodolphe Seeldrayers (1876), and Joos van Cleve (1485).


Among religious figures born in Germany, Severinus of Noricum ranks 27Before him are Nicolaus Zinzendorf (1700), Clemens August Graf von Galen (1878), Conrad Schumann (1942), Bruno of Querfurt (970), Barbara Blomberg (1527), and Rupert of Salzburg (650). After him are Walter Kasper (1933), Killing of Peter Fechter (1944), Johann Eck (1486), Johann Arndt (1555), Fidelis of Sigmaringen (1577), and Günter Guillaume (1927).