Stigand (died 1072) was an Anglo-Saxon churchman in pre-Norman Conquest England who became Archbishop of Canterbury. His birth date is unknown, but by 1020 he was serving as a royal chaplain and advisor. He was named Bishop of Elmham in 1043, and was later Bishop of Winchester and Archbishop of Canterbury. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stigand has received more than 102,808 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,923rd most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Stigand ranks 1,913 out of 2,001Before him are Avery Dulles, Nicetas I of Constantinople, Pedro Ignacio Wolcan Olano, Dieudonné Nzapalainga, John Dew, and Gérald Lacroix. After him are Salvatore Nunnari, William Dunbar, Dan Osman, James Aloysius Hickey, Youssef Rzouga, and Ibrahim Isaac Sidrak.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Stigand ranks 3,678 out of 5,347Before him are Bobby Smith (1933), Dennis Taylor (1949), Martin McDonagh (1970), Steve Clark (1960), Leona Lewis (1985), and Derek Kevan (1935). After him are Angie Sage (1952), Joe Elliott (1959), Anthony Newley (1931), Ian McDonald (1960), Jesse Lingard (1992), and Daisy Ridley (1992).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United Kingdom

Among religious figures born in United Kingdom, Stigand ranks 82Before him are John Ogilvie (1579), Alkmund of Derby (800), Christian Horner (1973), George Abbot (null), Basil Hume (1923), and Vincent Nichols (1945). After him are William Dunbar (1460), Swithun (800), and Edward Bouverie Pusey (1800).

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