Benjamin Disraeli

1804 - 1881

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Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British politician of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He played a central role in the creation of the modern Conservative Party, defining its policies and its broad outreach. Disraeli is remembered for his influential voice in world affairs, his political battles with the Liberal Party leader William Ewart Gladstone, and his one-nation conservatism or "Tory democracy". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benjamin Disraeli has received more than 3,640,891 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 78 in 2019). Benjamin Disraeli is the 910th most popular politician (up from 1,025th in 2019), the 241st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 253rd in 2019) and the 49th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Benjamin Disraeli ranks 910 out of 15,710. Before him are Barbara of Cilli, Amenhotep II, Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem, Djedefre, Elisabeth of France, and Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria. After him are Mindaugas, Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria, Rehoboam, Lysimachus, Galla Placidia, and Ptolemy XII Auletes.

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Among people born in 1804, Benjamin Disraeli ranks 6Before him are Ludwig Feuerbach, George Sand, Johann Strauss I, Mikhail Glinka, and Wilhelm Eduard Weber. After him are Emil Lenz, Napoléon Louis Bonaparte, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Allan Kardec, Franklin Pierce, and Mongkut. Among people deceased in 1881, Benjamin Disraeli ranks 5Before him are Fyodor Dostoevsky, Modest Mussorgsky, Alexander II of Russia, and Billy the Kid. After him are James A. Garfield, Thomas Carlyle, Lewis H. Morgan, Louis Auguste Blanqui, Matthias Jakob Schleiden, Jenny von Westphalen, and Henri Vieuxtemps.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Disraeli ranks 241 out of 6,924. Before him are Charlotte Rampling (1946), David Gilmour (1946), Henry Morton Stanley (1841), Peter Ustinov (1921), Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), and Christopher Marlowe (1564). After him are Ian Holm (1931), Lady Jane Grey (1537), Empress Matilda (1102), Ælfweard of Wessex (904), John Donne (1572), and John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh (1842).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Benjamin Disraeli ranks 49Before him are James V of Scotland (1512), Ælla of Northumbria (800), Charles II of England (1630), Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900), Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545), and Arthur Henderson (1863). After him are Ælfweard of Wessex (904), Tristan (535), Harold Godwinson (1022), Æthelwulf, King of Wessex (795), Richard Cromwell (1626), and Clement Attlee (1883).