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Simeon of Jerusalem

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Simeon of Jerusalem was a Jewish Christian leader and according to most Christian traditions the second Bishop of Jerusalem (63 or 70–107 or 117), succeeding James, brother of Jesus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simeon of Jerusalem has received more than 107,322 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Simeon of Jerusalem is the 817th most popular religious figure (up from 851st in 2019), the 112th most popular biography from Israel (up from 119th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Israeli Religious Figure.

Simeon of Jerusalem is most famous for his prayer in the Temple on the day Jesus was presented.

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Among religious figures, Simeon of Jerusalem ranks 817 out of 2,238Before him are Sheikh Adi ibn Musafir, Athanasius the Athonite, Saint Silvia, Diego de Landa, Antipas of Pergamum, and Barbara Blomberg. After him are Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Zeno of Verona, Columba, Theodore Stratelates, Abd Manaf ibn Qusai, and Jane Frances de Chantal.

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Among people born in 100, Simeon of Jerusalem ranks 21Before him are Philemon, Lydia of Thyatira, Cornelius the Centurion, Philip the Evangelist, Agabus, and Antipas of Pergamum. After him are Mary the Jewess, Claudia Acte, Domitia Longina, Saint Sabina, Aretaeus of Cappadocia, and Marcus Cornelius Fronto. Among people deceased in 107, Simeon of Jerusalem ranks 3Before him are Simon the Zealot and Saint Titus.

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Among people born in Israel, Simeon of Jerusalem ranks 112 out of 430Before him are Abu Nidal (1937), Isaac Herzog (1960), Ofra Haza (1957), Aaron Ciechanover (1947), George Habash (1926), and Nahum (-600). After him are Yitzhak Navon (1921), Shimon bar Yochai (1), Leila Khaled (1944), Yuval Noah Harari (1976), Judah ha-Nasi (135), and Al-Maqdisi (945).


Among religious figures born in Israel, Simeon of Jerusalem ranks 46Before him are Isaac Luria (1534), Pontius Pilate's wife (6), Zephaniah (-701), James, brother of Jesus (-20), Canaan (null), and Philip the Evangelist (100). After him are Mariam Baouardy (1846), Al-Tabarani (873), Saint Petronilla (50), Shoghi Effendi (1897), Angelus of Jerusalem (1185), and Moses ben Jacob Cordovero (1522).