Telesphore Toppo

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Telesphore Toppo

Telesphore Placidus Toppo (born 15 October 1939) is an Indian Cardinal and was the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ranchi from 1984 until his resignation was accepted on 24 June 2018. A polyglot, Toppo speaks Sadri, Oraon (mother tongues), Hindi (national language), English and Italian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Telesphore Toppo has received more than 33,225 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,737th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Telesphore Toppo ranks 1,729 out of 2,001Before him are Gregory VII of Constantinople, Pino Puglisi, Justus, Pedro Rubiano Sáenz, Stephen Fumio Hamao, and Henryk Gulbinowicz. After him are Rodolfo Quezada Toruño, Giovanni Colombo, Agustín García-Gasco Vicente, Renato Corti, Eusébio Scheid, and Sergio Obeso Rivera.

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Among people born in 1939, Telesphore Toppo ranks 260Before him are Dezső Novák, Valery Rozhdestvensky, Abdullah Ensour, Maeve Binchy, Joe Clark, and Franjo Gregurić. After him are Dariush Mehrjui, Eri Klas, Chögyam Trungpa, Laila Kinnunen, Étienne Mourrut, and William Eggleston.

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In India

Among people born in India, Telesphore Toppo ranks 362 out of 848Before him are Mahinda (-285), Tsutomu Seki (1930), Manna Dey (1919), Nutan (1936), Suriya (1975), and H. D. Deve Gowda (1933). After him are Kumar Sanu (1957), Ramananda (1400), Bidhan Chandra Roy (1882), Fauja Singh (1911), Vyjayanthimala Bali (1936), and Rajinikanth (1950).


Among religious figures born in India, Telesphore Toppo ranks 38Before him are Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri (1855), Saint Alphonsa (1910), Swaminarayan (1781), Joseph Vaz (1651), Duraisamy Simon Lourdusamy (1924), and Mahinda (-285). After him are Roberto de Nobili (1577), Sadhu Sundar Singh (1889), Oswald Gracias (1944), Ravi Shankar (1956), Simon Pimenta (1920), and Baselios Cleemis (1959).

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