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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
Oct 21 2010
1 Marilyn Monroe, actress (ex-Christian Scientist) 39642
2 Elizabeth Taylor, actress (ex-Christian Scientist) 10262
3 Elizabeth Banks, American actress 7290
4 Ivanka Trump 6761
5 Isla Fisher, model and actress </ref> (ex-Methodist) 5766
6 Sammy Davis, Jr., entertainer 4907
7 Felicity Kendal, British actress 3088
8 Jim Croce, singer/songwriter 2873
9 Soleil Moon Frye, American actress (Punky Brewster), director and screenwriter. 2812
10 Makeda, queen of Sheba 2614
11 Ruth, great-grandmother of King David. 2333
12 Miss Elizabeth, also known as Elizabeth Ann Hulette, was a U.S. professional wrestling manager. 2324
13 Khazars, a semi-nomadic Turkic people from Central Asia (historical Khazaria), many of whom converted to Judaism en masse in the 8th and 9th Centuries CE. [link] 2321
14 Connie Chung, American television journalist 2312
15 Shyne, a Belizean–American rapper 1992
16 Campbell Brown, American television news reporter (lapsed Roman Catholic) 1992
17 Ike Turner, American musician, bandleader, talent scout, and record producer. Son of a Baptist minister. 1969
18 Kate Capshaw, actress (ex-Methodist) 1839
19 Tom Arnold, actor 1825
20 Jackie Sandler, American actress 1755
21 Jackie Wilson, American soul singer. 1734
22 Norma Shearer, American actress 1686
23 Margo Stilley, American film actress 1365
24 Nikki Ziering, model 1154
25 Nell Carter, singer and actress 1152
26 Anne Meara (* 1929) American comedienne and actress, partner and wife of Jerry Stiller (lapsed Roman Catholic) </ref> 1119
27 Carolyn Jones, actress 1119
28 Martha Nussbaum, American philosopher and academic 1042
29 John King, American television journalist (lapsed Roman Catholic) 899
30 Carroll Baker, American actress 897
31 Mare Winningham, actress-singer (lapsed Roman Catholic) 836
32 Hilary Putnam - Philosopher raised in a Jewish-atheist home 782
33 Daniel Silva, American author of thriller and espionage novels 735
34 Monica Horan, actress 706
35 Jamaica Kincaid 673
36 Sarah Brown, actress 607
37 Cristian Castro, a Grammy Award-nominated Mexican pop singer. 585
38 Dara Torres 585
39 Conrad Veidt, German actor http://www.nndb.com/event/931/000084679/</ref> 543
40 May Britt, actress 529
41 Roger Rees, actor 493
42 Yael 456
43 Zipporah 447
44 Rebecca Pidgeon, a Scottish-American actress, singer and songwriter 422
45 Dany Boon, French comedian 379
46 Jethro, priest of Midian and father-in-law of Moses [link] 372
47 Chris Van Allsburg, children's writer 362
48 Christian B. Anfinsen, Nobel prize-winning chemist (Orthodox Judaism) 350
49 Polly Bergen, American actress and singer 348
50 Grace Lee Whitney, Actress (ex-Methodist) 340
51 Anthony Lake, American diplomat, political figure, and academic. 313
52 Luke Ford, journalist. 293
53 Obadiah the prophet 291
54 Kim Stanley, American actress 262
55 Suzy Menkes, fashion journalist 256
56 Natalie Dessay, French soprano 243
57 Drew Bundini Brown, assistant trainer of former heavyweight boxing champion, Muhammad Ali 202
58 Steve Yeager 188
59 Bnei Menashe 187
60 Bob Nystrom, former NHL player 179
61 Lorna Patterson, American film, stage and television actress 175
62 Andre Williams 171
63 Capers Funnye 147
64 Bithiah 146
65 Adah Isaacs Menken, stage actress 142
66 John Lehr, American film and television actor and comedian 133
67 Bene Ephraim Claim to be Jews who converted to Christianity, then converted back to Judaism 133
68 Abayudaya 118
69 Patricia Duff, political activist and United States Democratic Party fundraiser 110
70 Geraldine Brooks, Pulitzer Prize-winning Australian-American journalist and author. 109
71 Subbotniks 103
72 Julius Lester, son of a Methodist minister and a children's author (ex-Methodist) 95
73 William G. Dever, a former evangelical minister who converted to Judaism and became a world-renowned Biblical scholar 95
74 Mary Doria Russell, American author. (lapsed Roman Catholic) 92
75 Aquila of Sinope (Acylas), from Greek paganism 84
76 Uriel da Costa, philosopher shunned for heresy. 78
77 Dhu Nuwas, king of Yemen 78
78 Karol Sidon, a Czech Orthodox Rabbi, writer and playwright 75
79 Elliott Maddox, former Major League Baseball player 73
80 Lord George Gordon, nobleman and politician 64
81 Eddie Butler, Israeli singer converted to Orthodox Judaism 63
82 Avraham Sinai - Lebanese member of Hezbollah who had an Orthodox conversion and lives as a Haredi Jew in Tsfat. 61
83 Will Herberg, known as a social philosopher and sociologist of religion, as well as a Jewish theologian, he is also former atheist and Marxist of Jewish ancestry who was raised atheist 55
84 Lars Gustafsson, served as a professor of Philosophy at the University of Texas 52
85 Lenny Kuhr, a Dutch singer-songwriter 51
86 Titus Flavius Clemens (consul), great-nephew of the Roman Emperor Vespasian 50
87 Cameron Kerry, politician, brother of John Kerry (lapsed Roman Catholic) 47
88 Elizabeth Brewster, Canadian poet 46
89 Flavia Domitilla 45
90 Onkelos, Hebrew scholar and translator 45
91 Aaron Freeman, journalist and comedian (lapsed Roman Catholic) 44
92 Desmond Wilcox 43
93 Michael Netzer, American comic book artist 43
94 Santa Montefiore, novelist 42
95 Jon Juaristi, Spanish writer 40
96 Helena, queen of Adiabene. [link] 40
97 Bulan, king of the Khazars, from Khazar paganism 37
98 Carolivia Herron, writer of children's and adult literature. 34
99 Ahuva Gray, a former Protestant Minister 34
100 Reuben Greenberg, police chief of Charleston, South Carolina. The movie Shalom y'all</ref> 34
101 San Nicandro Jews 31
102 Abraham ben Abraham Potacki, Polish count, the famed "Ger Tzedek" (former Roman Catholic) 29
103 Mathilde Krim, Ph.D., founding Chairman of amfAR, a well-known association for AIDS research. 28
104 Steve Bedwell, Australian comedian 25
105 Rafael Cansinos Assens, Spanish poet, essayist, literary critic and translator 24
106 Richard Marceau, Canadian politician 22
107 Yisrael Campbell, comedian (lapsed Roman Catholic) 22
108 Asher Wade, former Methodist Minister 21
109 Jeff Newman (baseball) 21
110 Monobaz II, king of Adiabene. [link] 20
111 Nicolas Antoine, was a French-Christian Protestant theologian 20
112 Izates bar Monobaz, king of Adiabene. [link] 20
113 Natan Gamedze, former Protestant, linguist and a Swazi royal, now a black Haredi rabbi. 19
114 Sh'maya, Sage and President of the Sanhedrin 18
115 Semei Kakungulu 17
116 Tub'a Abu Kariba As'ad, was the Himyarite king of Yemen. He ruled Yemen from 390-420 CE. 17
117 Abraham Reuel 15
118 Skipp Porteous, former Pentecostal minister 15
119 Moses ben Avraham Avinu 13
120 Dubrovin Stanislav 12
121 Ole Brunell, former Lutheran Minister. Shlomo Ben Avraham "Ole" Brunell, former Lutheran minister from Finland and Australia. Along with him, his wife Ruth (formerly Runa), two adult daughters, two teenage daughters, and a former son-in-law also converted. [link] 12
122 Warder Cresson, politician 12
123 Bob Tufts 12
124 Joseph Abraham Steblicki (lapsed Roman Catholic) 11
125 Karen Tintori, American author of fiction and nonfiction (lapsed Roman Catholic) 9
126 Salem Shaloam David 8
127 Symacho, wife of Izates bar Monobaz. [link] 7
128 Fulvia (wife of Saturninus), wife of Emperor Tiberius' close friend, Saturninus. 7
129 Jacob Tirado 7
130 Abraham of Augsburg 7
131 Catherine Zelazowska, Polish martyr 6
132 Jacqueline du Pré, cellist 6
133 Andre Bernard Tippett, a former American football linebacker for the New England Patriots (ex-Baptist) 6
134 Thomas Jones (lapsed Roman Catholic) 6
135 Joel Horlen 5
136 Paulina Beturia 5
137 Moses Prado, professor of the classic languages at the University of Marburg 5
138 Mary Hart (* 1950) American television personality, long-time host of the entertainment program Entertainment Tonight < 5
139 Nahida Lazarus, German author, essayist, scholar, and literary critic < 5
140 Venetia Stanley, socialite < 5
141 Françoise Mouly, French artist, designer, and art editor of The New Yorker < 5
142 Setzuso Kotsuji, son of a Shinto priest, and a professor in Japan < 5
143 Sofi Tzadka < 5
144 Elizabeth Jane Caulfield, linguist and musician < 5
145 Osenath < 5
146 Joseph Bánóczi < 5
147 Benny Lévy - Philosopher and last personal secretary of Jean-Paul Sartre < 5
148 Hank Eng, Chinese-American politician < 5
149 Moses ben Abraham < 5
150 Dr. Laura, American Radio Personality < 5
151 Avtalyon, Sage and Vice-President of the Sanhedrin < 5
152 József Eisenhoffer < 5
153 Polemon II, king of Cilicia converted to marry the Jewish princess Berenice; later relapsed. < 5
154 William Holmes Crosby, Jr., physician, considered one of the founders of modern hematology. < 5
155 Reza Jabari - Iranian. < 5
156 Annette Taddeo, businesswoman and politician < 5

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