550 BC - 401 BC

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Zechariah was a person in the Hebrew Bible traditionally considered the author of the Book of Zechariah, the eleventh of the Twelve Minor Prophets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zechariah has received more than 179,594 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Zechariah is the 326th most popular religious figure (down from 307th in 2019).

Zechariah is most famous for being the author of the book of Zechariah, which is the last book of the Nevi'im, or Prophets.

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Among religious figures, Zechariah ranks 326 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Honorius II, John Vianney, Pope Gregory IV, Pope Boniface IV, Gregory of Nyssa, and Abu Hurairah. After him are Pope Benedict III, Pope Hormisdas, Pope Leo IV, Pope Agatho, Habakkuk, and Pope John XXI.

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Among people born in 550 BC, Zechariah ranks 3Before him are Darius the Great and Cambyses II. After him are Hecataeus of Miletus, Aristides, Ephialtes of Trachis, Mahākāśyapa, Haggai, Atossa, Goujian, Kapila, and Fuchai. Among people deceased in 401 BC, Zechariah ranks 1After him are Ezra, Cyrus the Younger, Agathon, Agis II, Clearchus of Sparta, and Megabyzus.

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