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Willibrord (Latin: Villibrordus; c. 658 – 7 November AD 739) was a Northumbrian missionary saint, known as the "Apostle to the Frisians" in the modern Netherlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willibrord has received more than 130,130 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 681st most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Willibrord ranks 683 out of 2,001Before him are Cornelius the Centurion, Maudgalyayana, Mordecai, Martin de Porres, 6th Dalai Lama, and Therese Neumann. After him are Ludmila of Bohemia, Expeditus, Emma Morano, Leopold III, Margrave of Austria, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, and Ramla bint Abi Sufyan.

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Among people born in 658, Willibrord ranks 1 Among people deceased in 739, Willibrord ranks 1After him is Favila of Asturias.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Willibrord ranks 629 out of 5,347Before him are E. M. Forster (1879), Eadred (923), Colin Maclaurin (1698), Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1844), Denis Law (1940), and Annie Lennox (1954). After him are Christian Bale (1974), Robert Grosseteste (1175), Frank Williams (1942), John Mayall (1933), Macbeth, King of Scotland (1005), and George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon (1866).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United Kingdom

Among religious figures born in United Kingdom, Willibrord ranks 11Before him are William Laud (1573), Saint Boniface (680), John Wesley (1703), Thomas Becket (1119), John Knox (1514), and Pope Adrian IV (1100). After him are John Henry Newman (1801), Charles Spurgeon (1834), John Harvard (1607), Thomas Wolsey (1473), William Tyndale (1494), and Saint Malachy (1094).

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