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Vincent Ferrer

1350 - 1419

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Vincent Ferrer, OP (Valencian: Sant Vicent Ferrer [ˈsaɱ viˈsɛɱ feˈreɾ]; Spanish: San Vicente Ferrer; Italian: San Vincenzo Ferreri; German: Sankt Vinzenz Ferrer; Dutch: Sint-Vincent Ferrer; French: Saint Vincent Ferrier; 23 January 1350 – 5 April 1419) was a Valencian Dominican friar and preacher, who gained acclaim as a missionary and a logician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vincent Ferrer has received more than 511,051 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Vincent Ferrer is the 542nd most popular religious figure (down from 516th in 2019), the 149th most popular biography from Spain (down from 143rd in 2019) and the 15th most popular Spanish Religious Figure.

Vincent Ferrer was a Spanish Dominican priest who was famous for his preaching and missionary work.

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  • 39

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  • 6.59

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  • 2.74

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Among religious figures, Vincent Ferrer ranks 542 out of 2,238Before him are Peter Waldo, Penitent thief, Muhammad Ahmad, Pope Sergius II, Muadh ibn Jabal, and Yusuf al-Qaradawi. After him are Hasan al-Askari, Pope Mark, Joseph of Cupertino, Seraphim of Sarov, Rose of Lima, and Camillus de Lellis.

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Among people born in 1350, Vincent Ferrer ranks 7Before him are Pope Boniface IX, John of Nepomuk, Manuel II Palaiologos, Miloš Obilić, Malhun Hatun, and Dmitry Donskoy. After him are Margaret III, Countess of Flanders, John I of Aragon, Pierre d'Ailly, Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria, Inca Roca, and Urus Khan. Among people deceased in 1419, Vincent Ferrer ranks 5Before him are John the Fearless, Antipope John XXIII, Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia, and Jeongjong of Joseon. After him are Je Tsongkhapa, Jobst of Moravia, Edigu, and Rudolf III, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Vincent Ferrer ranks 149 out of 2,932Before him are Inês de Castro (1325), Antipope Benedict XIII (1328), Queen Fabiola of Belgium (1928), John II of Aragon (1398), Pep Guardiola (1971), and Urraca of León (1081). After him are Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Peter II of Aragon (1174), Ricardo Zamora (1901), Pedro de Valdivia (1497), Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548), and José Antonio Primo de Rivera (1903).


Among religious figures born in Spain, Vincent Ferrer ranks 15Before him are John of the Cross (1542), Tomás de Torquemada (1420), Vincent of Saragossa (300), Josemaría Escrivá (1902), Ibn Hazm (994), and Antipope Benedict XIII (1328). After him are Francis Borgia, 4th Duke of Gandía (1510), Joan Enric Vives Sicília (1949), Eulalia of Mérida (290), Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur (1626), Raymond of Penyafort (1175), and Francisco Álvarez Martínez (1925).