Therese Neumann

1898 - 1962

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Therese Neumann (9 April 1898 – 18 September 1962) was a German Catholic mystic and stigmatic. She was born in the village of Konnersreuth in Bavaria, Germany, where she lived all her life. She was born into a large family with little income. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Therese Neumann has received more than 297,883 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Therese Neumann is the 678th most popular religious figure (up from 679th in 2019), the 719th most popular biography from Germany (up from 731st in 2019) and the 18th most popular German Religious Figure.

Therese Neumann was a German Catholic mystic and stigmatic. She is most famous for the reported miracles of her stigmata, in which she bled from her hands, feet, and side, as if she had been crucified.

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Among religious figures, Therese Neumann ranks 678 out of 2,272Before her are Sa'id bin Zayd, Margot Frank, Yasuke, Zayd ibn Ali, Sabbas the Sanctified, and Kinga of Poland. After her are Muhammad ibn al-Hanafiyyah, Mattathias, Malachi, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, and Hillel the Elder.

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Among people born in 1898, Therese Neumann ranks 42Before her are Peng Dehuai, Georges Dumézil, Curzio Malaparte, Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois, Fritz Zwicky, and Joseph Murphy. After her are Julius Schreck, Josef Terboven, Konrad Henlein, Vicente Aleixandre, Peggy Guggenheim, and Héctor Scarone. Among people deceased in 1962, Therese Neumann ranks 25Before her are Vasily Stalin, Fritz Kreisler, Natalia Goncharova, Charles Laughton, C. Wright Mills, and René Coty. After her are Hans-Jürgen von Arnim, Bruno Walter, Georgios Papanikolaou, Alfred Cortot, Ronald Fisher, and Hans Lammers.

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Among people born in Germany, Therese Neumann ranks 719 out of 5,289Before her are Ottmar Hitzfeld (1949), Clemens Brentano (1778), Edith Frank (1900), Franz Stuck (1863), Hans Sachs (1494), and Gottfried Semper (1803). After her are Stefan George (1868), Dieter Bohlen (1954), Jürgen Prochnow (1941), Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands (1774), Frank Wedekind (1864), and Otto III, Duke of Bavaria (1261).


Among religious figures born in Germany, Therese Neumann ranks 18Before her are Pope Victor II (1018), Rabanus Maurus (780), Norbert of Xanten (1080), Pope Damasus II (1000), Johann Tetzel (1460), and Margot Frank (1926). After her are Gertrude the Great (1256), Albert of Brandenburg (1490), Nicolaus Zinzendorf (1700), Clemens August Graf von Galen (1878), Conrad Schumann (1942), and Bruno of Querfurt (970).