New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.



50 - 100

Photo of Zacchaeus

Icon of person Zacchaeus

Zacchaeus (sometimes spelled Zaccheus; Ancient Greek: Ζακχαῖος, Zakkhaîos; Hebrew: זכי, "pure, innocent") was a chief tax-collector at Jericho in the Bible. He is known primarily for his faith in climbing a sycamore tree to see Jesus, and also his generosity in giving half of all he possessed. A descendant of Abraham, he was an example of Jesus's personal, earthly mission to bring salvation to the lost. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zacchaeus has received more than 1,171,208 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Zacchaeus is the 724th most popular politician (up from 1,065th in 2019), the most popular biography from Palestine (up from 8th in 2019) and the most popular Politician.

Zacchaeus is most famous for being a tax collector who climbed a tree to see Jesus.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 71.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Zacchaeuses by language


Among politicians, Zacchaeus ranks 724 out of 15,577Before him are Artemisia I of Caria, Béla IV of Hungary, Hugo Chávez, Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria, Alexander Lukashenko, and Shunzhi Emperor. After him are Vladislaus II of Hungary, Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies, Frederick William II of Prussia, Hussein of Jordan, Stanisław Leszczyński, and Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 50, Zacchaeus ranks 4Before him are Judas Iscariot, Epictetus, and Juvenal. After him are Apollodorus of Damascus, Simon bar Kokhba, Salome, Simon Magus, Rabbi Akiva, Charaka, Osroes I, and Gaius Calpurnius Piso. Among people deceased in 100, Zacchaeus ranks 12Before him are Josephus, Saint Anne, Elizabeth, Salome, Zechariah, and John the Evangelist. After him are Caiaphas, Longinus, Barabbas, Dionysius the Areopagite, Herodias, and Thecla.

Others Born in 50

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 100

Go to all Rankings

In Palestine

Among people born in Palestine, Zacchaeus ranks 1 out of 5After him are Jehoshaphat (-908), Herod Archelaus (-23), Pekahiah (-800), and Randa Siniora (1961).

Among POLITICIANS In Palestine

Among politicians born in Palestine, Zacchaeus ranks 1After him are Herod Archelaus (-23) and Pekahiah (-800).