Religion

Pope Linus

Pope Linus

- ~79 AD

Pope and saint

Pachomius the Great

Pachomius the Great

292 - 9 May 348

Religion

Origen

Origen

185 - 254

Christian theologian

Meher Baba

Meher Baba

25 February 1894 - 31 January 1969

Indian mystic

Mellitus

Mellitus

- 24 April 624

Archbishop of Canterbury; Bishop of London

Mordecai Kaplan

Mordecai Kaplan

July 11, 1881 - November 8, 1983

Lithuanian American rabbi

Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

26 November 1847 - 13 October 1928

Religion

Martin of Tours

Martin of Tours

316 - November 11, 397

Christian saint and bishop

Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab

Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab

1703 - 22 June 1792

Modern Muslim Scholar

Mervyn Peake

Mervyn Peake

9 July 1911 - 17 November 1968

Religion

Maimonides

Maimonides

1137 or 1138 - December 12, 1204

rabbi, physician, philosopher

Lucrezia Borgia

Lucrezia Borgia

18 April 1480 - 24 June 1519

Italian noblewoman

Jacques Dupuis (priest)

Jacques Dupuis (priest)

5 December 1923 - 28 December 2004

Jesuit priest

John Climacus

John Climacus

525 - 30 March 606

Syrian mystic and abbot

John Wycliffe

John Wycliffe

c. 1320s - 31 December 1384

English theologian and early dissident in the Roman Catholic Church

Jacob Neusner

Jacob Neusner

July 28, 1932 -

American rabbi and scholar

Justus

Justus

- 10 November, 627X631

Archbishop of Canterbury; Bishop of Rochester

Jan Długosz

Jan Długosz

1 December 1415 - 19 May 1480

Polish archbishop

John Chrysostom

John Chrysostom

349 - 407

Christian bishop and preacher

John William Polidori

John William Polidori

7 September 1795 - 24 August 1821

Religion

Jacob

Jacob

-

Biblical patriarch of the Hebrews

Jerome

Jerome

347 - 420

Roman saint

John Jacob Astor

John Jacob Astor

July 17, 1763 - March 29, 1848

New York City merchant

Isidore of Seville

Isidore of Seville

560 - 636

Spanish archbishop and saint

Ignatius of Antioch

Ignatius of Antioch

1st century A.D. - ca. 108

Patriarch of Antioch and martyr saint

Irenaeus

Irenaeus

-

Bishop and saint

Isaac

Isaac

-

Biblical patriarch

Herman of Alaska

Herman of Alaska

1756 - November 15, 1837

Saint, monk

Harold Kushner

Harold Kushner

1935 -

American rabbi

Hildegard of Bingen

Hildegard of Bingen

1098 - 17 September 1179

Christian mystic, German Benedictine abbess, author, counselor, linguist, naturalist, scientist, philosopher, physician, herbalist, poet, visionary and composer

Gregory of Nazianzus

Gregory of Nazianzus

329 - 25 January 389

Christian saint, bishop, and theologian

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen

28 January 1784 - 14 December 1860

4th Earl of Aberdeen

Grigori Rasputin

Grigori Rasputin

22 January 1869 - 31 December 1916

Russian mystic

Garrison Keillor

Garrison Keillor

August 7, 1942 -

Religion

Georgius Agricola

Georgius Agricola

24 March 1494 - 21 November 1555

Scholar, scientist

Francis of Assisi

Francis of Assisi

c. 1181 - October 3, 1226

Catholic saint and founder of the Franciscan Order

Francis Xavier

Francis Xavier

7 April 1506 - 3 December 1552

Spanish saint

Ephrem the Syrian

Ephrem the Syrian

306 - 373

Syriac deacon

Dunstan

Dunstan

c. 909 - 19 May 988

Archbishop of Canterbury

Dwight L. Moody

Dwight L. Moody

February 5, 1837 - December 22, 1899

American evangelist and publisher who founded the Moody Church

Catherine of Siena

Catherine of Siena

March 25, 1347 - April 29, 1380

Italian Dominican saint

Cyril of Jerusalem

Cyril of Jerusalem

313 - 386

Patriarch of Jerusalem

Cyril of Alexandria

Cyril of Alexandria

c. 376 - c. 444

Pope of Alexandria from 412 to 444

Cotton Mather

Cotton Mather

February 12, 1663 - February 13, 1728

American theologian

Columba

Columba

7 December 521 - 9 June 597

A Saint and gaelic missionary monk.

Robert Bellarmine

Robert Bellarmine

4 October 1542 - 17 September 1621

Catholic cardinal, saint, and Doctor of the Church

Barnabas

Barnabas

unknown - 61

New Testament figure and missionary, Christian saint and martyr

Bernard of Clairvaux

Bernard of Clairvaux

1090 - 21 August 1153

French abbot, theologian

Benedict of Nursia

Benedict of Nursia

480 - 21 March 543 or 547

Italian monk

Anthony the Great

Anthony the Great

251 - 356

Egyptian saint

Athanasius of Alexandria

Athanasius of Alexandria

290s - 2 May 373

Patriarch of Alexandria

Ambrose of Alexandria

Ambrose of Alexandria

- 250

Christian saint and theologian

Augustine of Canterbury

Augustine of Canterbury

first third of the sixth century - 26 May 604

Christian saint; first Archbishop of Canterbury

Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen

Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen

5 September 1771 - 30 April 1847

Archduke of Austria

Abraham Joshua Heschel

Abraham Joshua Heschel

11 January 1907 - 23 December 1972

Polish-American Conservative Judaism Rabbi, highly respected Jewish theologian

Ansgar

Ansgar

801 - 3 February 0865

Saint

Saint Titus

Saint Titus

- 107

Greek saint

Ælfheah of Canterbury

Ælfheah of Canterbury

954 - 19 April 1012

Bishop of Winchester; Archbishop of Canterbury; Saint

Adalbert of Prague

Adalbert of Prague

956 - 997

Czech Roman Catholic saint

Absalon

Absalon

c. 1128 - 21 March 1201

Archbishop, statesman

Ananda

Ananda

-

Disciple of the Buddha

St. Ambrose Traversari

St. Ambrose Traversari

1386 - October 20, 1439

Monk and scholar

Alcuin

Alcuin

735 - 804

English scholar and abbot

Ambrose

Ambrose

between 337 and 340 - 4 April 397

bishop of Milan; one of the four original doctors of the Church


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine