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Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim

1867 - 1951

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Baron Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim (Swedish pronunciation: [kɑːɭ ˈɡɵ̂sːtav ˈěːmɪl ˈmânːɛrˌhɛjm], Finland Swedish: [kɑːrl ˈɡʉstɑv ˈeːmil ˈmɑnːærˌhejm] (listen); 4 June 1867 – 27 January 1951) was a Finnish military leader and statesman. He served as the military leader of the Whites in the Finnish Civil War of 1918, as Regent of Finland (1918–1919), as commander-in-chief of Finland's defence forces during the period of World War II (1939–1945), as Marshal of Finland (1942–), and as the sixth president of Finland (1944–1946). The Russian Empire dominated the Grand Duchy of Finland before 1917, and Mannerheim made a career in the Imperial Russian Army, rising by 1917 to the rank of lieutenant general. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim has received more than 1,607,965 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim is the 423rd most popular politician (down from 407th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Finland and the most popular Politician.

Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim was a Finnish military officer and statesman. He served as the military leader of the Whites in the Finnish Civil War and Commander-in-Chief of Finland's defense forces during World War II.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim ranks 423 out of 15,577Before him are Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, George II of Great Britain, Severus Alexander, Albert II of Belgium, Henry the Fowler, and Charles I of England. After him are Jeongjo of Joseon, Toyotomi Hideyoshi, Rurik, Goliath, Eduard Shevardnadze, and Shivaji.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1867, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim ranks 3Before him are Marie Curie and Frank Lloyd Wright. After him are Józef Piłsudski, Luigi Pirandello, Arturo Toscanini, Emily Greene Balch, Mary of Teck, John Galsworthy, Käthe Kollwitz, Emil Nolde, and Maxime Weygand. Among people deceased in 1951, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim ranks 6Before him are Ludwig Wittgenstein, André Gide, Philippe Pétain, Ferdinand Porsche, and Arnold Schoenberg. After him are Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, Abdullah I of Jordan, Arnold Sommerfeld, René Guénon, Otto Fritz Meyerhof, and Hermann Broch.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim ranks 5 out of 642Before him are Alvar Aalto (1898), Jean Sibelius (1865), Simo Häyhä (1905), and Tove Jansson (1914). After him are Paavo Nurmi (1897), Sauli Niinistö (1948), Tarja Halonen (1943), Urho Kekkonen (1900), Mika Waltari (1908), Frans Eemil Sillanpää (1888), and Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870).

Among POLITICIANS In Finland

Among politicians born in Finland, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim ranks 1After him are Sauli Niinistö (1948), Tarja Halonen (1943), Urho Kekkonen (1900), Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870), Risto Ryti (1889), Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917), Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861), Otto Wille Kuusinen (1881), Mauno Koivisto (1923), Kyösti Kallio (1873), and Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865).