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Xenia of Saint Petersburg

1719 - 1803

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Xenia Grigoryevna Petrova (Russian: Ксения Григорьевна Петрова), also known as Saint Blessed Xenia of St. Petersburg (Russian: Святая блаженная Ксения Петербургская, c. 1719–1730 – c. 1803) is a patron saint of St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xenia of Saint Petersburg has received more than 127,363 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Xenia of Saint Petersburg is the 1,144th most popular religious figure (up from 1,302nd in 2019), the 597th most popular biography from Russia (up from 722nd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Russian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Xenia of Saint Petersburg ranks 1,144 out of 2,238Before her are Blandina, Yohanan ben Zakkai, Charles de Bourbon, Śāntarakṣita, Jeremias II of Constantinople, and Pope Theophilus of Alexandria. After her are Didacus of Alcalá, John IV of Constantinople, Nimatullah Kassab, Beatrice of Silva, Marie Laveau, and Antipope Victor IV.

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Among people born in 1719, Xenia of Saint Petersburg ranks 7Before her are Leopold Mozart, Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Adel Shah, Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Princess Sophia Dorothea of Prussia, and Étienne François, duc de Choiseul. After her are Jacques Cazotte, Gottfried Achenwall, Prince Georg Ludwig of Holstein-Gottorp, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, 10th Count of Aranda, Abraham Gotthelf Kästner, and Pierre Poivre. Among people deceased in 1803, Xenia of Saint Petersburg ranks 14Before her are Louis I of Etruria, Samuel Adams, Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, Vittorio Alfieri, Louis Claude de Saint-Martin, and Ercole III d'Este, Duke of Modena. After her are Ami Argand, Kirill Razumovski, Gottfried van Swieten, François Devienne, William Hamilton, and Samuel von Brukenthal.

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Among people born in Russia, Xenia of Saint Petersburg ranks 597 out of 3,262Before her are Afanasy Fet (1820), Valery Chkalov (1904), Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), Yevgenia Ginzburg (1904), Tanya Savicheva (1930), and Agrippina Vaganova (1879). After her are Eldar Ryazanov (1927), Konstantin Korovin (1861), Mikhail Zoshchenko (1894), Vladimir Arsenyev (1872), Elem Klimov (1933), and Sergey Sazonov (1860).


Among religious figures born in Russia, Xenia of Saint Petersburg ranks 12Before her are Sergius of Radonezh (1314), Avvakum (1620), Basil Fool for Christ (1468), Patriarch Tikhon of Moscow (1865), Nicholas of Japan (1836), and Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova (1835). After her are Anna Vyrubova (1884), Nadezhda von Meck (1831), Alexander Schmorell (1917), Aleksandr Akimov (1953), Patriarch Pimen I of Moscow (1910), and Patriarch Alexy I of Moscow (1877).