Amaro Pargo

1678 - 1747

Amaro Pargo

Amaro Rodríguez-Felipe y Tejera Machado (3 May 1678 – 14 October 1747), better known as Amaro Pargo (Spanish: [a.ˈma.ɾo ˈpaɾ.ɣo]), was a famous Spanish corsair. He was one of the most renowned corsairs of the Golden Age of Piracy and one of the most prominent personalities of 18th-century Spain. He was noted for his commercial activities and for his frequent religious donations and aid to the poor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amaro Pargo has received more than 66,340 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,554th most popular politician.

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  • 65.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Amaro Pargo ranks 1,545 out of 14,801Before him are Boris I of Bulgaria, Miguel Primo de Rivera, Xuande Emperor, Cevdet Sunay, Robert Ley, and Magnus VI of Norway. After him are Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Jehu, Alexander Lukashenko, Genrikh Yagoda, Leo II, and Jehoash of Judah.

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Among people born in 1678, Amaro Pargo ranks 4Before him are Antonio Vivaldi, Yongzheng Emperor, and Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Louis Alexandre, Count of Toulouse, Filippo Juvarra, Francesco Farnese, Duke of Parma, Peter Lacy, Karl Leopold, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Adrien Maurice de Noailles, Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, and Jakob Hermann. Among people deceased in 1747, Amaro Pargo ranks 2Before him is Nader Shah. After him are Alessandro Marcello, Alain-René Lesage, Catherine Opalińska, Giovanni Bononcini, Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues, Princess Christine Louise of Oettingen-Oettingen, Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Giuseppe Crespi, and Francesco Solimena.

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