DESIGNER

Battista Farina

1893 - 1966

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Battista Pininfarina (born Battista Farina, nicknamed "Pinin"; 2 November 1893 – 3 April 1966) was an Italian automobile designer and the founder of the Carrozzeria Pininfarina coachbuilding company, a name associated with many well known postwar cars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Battista Farina has received more than 192,793 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Battista Farina is the 25th most popular designer (up from 29th in 2019), the 1,363rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,386th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Italian Designer.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 60.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Battista Farinas by language

Over the past year Battista Farina has had the most page views in the with 29,252 views, followed by Italian (25,574), and Spanish (10,740). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are German (63.82%), Italian (33.72%), and Portuguese (27.05%)

Among DESIGNERS

Among designers, Battista Farina ranks 25 out of 104Before him are Exekias, Thomas Chippendale, Miuccia Prada, René Lalique, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and Philippe Starck. After him are Manolo Blahnik, Raymond Loewy, Iris Apfel, Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, Pierre Balmain, and Claude Garamond.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1893, Battista Farina ranks 54Before him are Emmy Göring, Roy O. Disney, Allen Dulles, Ernst Toller, Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma, and Vsevolod Pudovkin. After him are Erwin Piscator, Nicholas J. Spykman, Walter Christaller, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, Ernst Öpik, and Hans Scharoun. Among people deceased in 1966, Battista Farina ranks 42Before him are Gino Severini, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Alfred Naujocks, Lao She, Charlotte Cooper, and Hannes Kolehmainen. After him are Siegfried Kracauer, Erwin Piscator, Stanisław Jerzy Lec, Elizabeth Arden, Frank Lentini, and Jisaburō Ozawa.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Battista Farina ranks 1,363 out of 5,161Before him are Paolo Giovio (1483), Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus (-49), Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (1727), Carlo Gambino (1902), Liliana Cavani (1933), and Alfredo Ferrari (1932). After him are Renato Dulbecco (1914), Walter Bonatti (1930), Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri (1667), Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz (1936), Musa of Parthia (-40), and Franco Alfano (1875).

Among DESIGNERS In Italy

Among designers born in Italy, Battista Farina ranks 9Before him are Gianni Versace (1946), Aldus Manutius (1449), Giorgetto Giugiaro (1938), Valentino (1932), Nina Ricci (1883), and Miuccia Prada (1949). After him are Salvatore Ferragamo (1898), Giambattista Bodoni (1740), Laura Biagiotti (1943), Enzo Mari (1932), Milena Canonero (1946), and Piero Tosi (1927).