Stefan Wyszyński

1901 - 1981

Stefan Wyszyński

Stefan Wyszyński (3 August 1901 – 28 May 1981) was a Polish prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the bishop of Lublin from 1946 to 1948, archbishop of Warsaw and archbishop of Gniezno from 1948 to 1981. He was created a cardinal on 12 January 1953 by Pope Pius XII as the Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Trastevere. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stefan Wyszyński has received more than 125,137 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,105th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Stefan Wyszyński ranks 1,103 out of 2,001Before him are Gildas, Theodulf of Orléans, Carpocrates, Antipope Adalbert, Reginald Pole, and Amandus. After him are Henri Estienne, Germanus of Auxerre, Luigi Orione, Shinran, Saint Marcella, and Anatolius of Constantinople.

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Among people born in 1901, Stefan Wyszyński ranks 87Before him are George Gallup, Gino Cervi, Hendrik Verwoerd, Chen Yi, Alexander Fadeyev, and Infante Alfonso, Duke of Calabria. After him are Marino Marini, Ub Iwerks, Henri Cochet, J. D. Bernal, Maxwell D. Taylor, and Souvanna Phouma. Among people deceased in 1981, Stefan Wyszyński ranks 52Before him are Rómulo Betancourt, Mao Dun, Lotte Lenya, Gyula Lóránt, Albert Cohen, and Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark. After him are Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai, Natalia Pavlovna Paley, Lotte Reiniger, Yakov Pavlov, Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, and Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Stefan Wyszyński ranks 363 out of 930Before him are Hugo Münsterberg (1863), Gavriil Ilizarov (1921), Fritz London (1900), Ernst Wilimowski (1916), Artur Schnabel (1882), and I. L. Peretz (1852). After him are Lestek (870), Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885), Józef Cyrankiewicz (1911), Arthur Zimmermann (1864), Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz (1860), and Horst Mahler (1936).


Among religious figures born in Poland, Stefan Wyszyński ranks 11Before him are Saint Casimir (1458), Angelus Silesius (1624), Itzhak Stern (1901), Stanislaus of Szczepanów (1030), Stanislaus Kostka (1550), and Emil Krebs (null). After him are Stanisław Dziwisz (1939), Adam Stefan Sapieha (1867), Jerzy Popiełuszko (1947), Hyacinth of Poland (1185), Andrew Bobola (1591), and Joachim Meisner (1933).

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