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Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence

1510 - 1537

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Alessandro de' Medici (22 July 1510 – 6 January 1537), nicknamed "il Moro" ("the Moor") due to his dark complexion, Duke of Penne and the first Duke of the Florentine Republic (from 1532), was ruler of Florence from 1531 to his death in 1537. The first Medici to rule Florence as a hereditary monarch, Alessandro was also the last Medici from the senior line of the family to lead the city. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence has received more than 597,946 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence is the 1,987th most popular politician (down from 1,629th in 2019), the 739th most popular biography from Italy (down from 608th in 2019) and the 139th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence ranks 1,987 out of 15,710. Before him are Babrak Karmal, Charles III, Duke of Bourbon, Alfonso the Battler, Bimbisara, Amenemhat I, and Lazare Carnot. After him are Henry of Germany, Mário Soares, Mara Branković, Khorloogiin Choibalsan, Ilham Aliyev, and Alboin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1510, Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence ranks 2Before him is Ambroise Paré. After him are Francis Borgia, 4th Duke of Gandía, Jacopo Bassano, Renée of France, Mikael Agricola, Francisco Vázquez de Coronado, Gonzalo Pizarro, Aloysius Lilius, François Clouet, Gracia Mendes Nasi, and Elena Glinskaya. Among people deceased in 1537, Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence ranks 3Before him are Jane Seymour and Charles, Duke of Vendôme. After him are Lorenzo di Credi, Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples, Madeleine of Valois, Gerolamo Emiliani, Pedro de Mendoza, and Lempira.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence ranks 739 out of 4,088. Before him are Bernardo Provenzano (1933), Desiderius (710), Louise of Orléans (1812), Persius (34), Rosso Fiorentino (1494), and Maria Luisa of Spain (1745). After him are Fra Dolcino (1250), Henry of Germany (1211), Vincenzo Galilei (1520), Francesco Cavalli (1602), Claudio Ranieri (1951), and Ferruccio Busoni (1866).

Among POLITICIANS In Italy

Among politicians born in Italy, Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence ranks 139Before him are Catherine Cornaro (1454), Charles Albert of Sardinia (1798), William II of Sicily (1153), Desiderius (710), Louise of Orléans (1812), and Maria Luisa of Spain (1745). After him are Henry of Germany (1211), Gianni Agnelli (1921), Boniface I, Marquess of Montferrat (1150), Odilo Globočnik (1904), Lucilla (150), and Vittorio Emanuele Orlando (1860).