Carmine Crocco

1830 - 1905

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Carmine Crocco, known as Donatello or sometimes Donatelli (5 June 1830 – 18 June 1905), was an Italian brigand. Initially a soldier for the Bourbons, he later fought in the service of Giuseppe Garibaldi. Soon after the Italian unification he formed an army of two thousand men, leading the most cohesive and feared band in southern Italy and becoming the most formidable leader on the Bourbon side. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carmine Crocco has received more than 75,908 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Carmine Crocco is the 753rd most popular military personnel (down from 701st in 2019), the 1,832nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,758th in 2019) and the 31st most popular Italian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Carmine Crocco ranks 753 out of 1,466Before him are Ettore Bastico, Karl Mauss, Archduke Stephen, Palatine of Hungary, Friedrich Graf von Wrangel, Alphonse Juin, and William Halsey Jr.. After him are Kemal Reis, Xanthippus of Carthage, Heinrich Eberbach, Sakanoue no Tamuramaro, Jukums Vācietis, and Abu Bakr ibn Umar.

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Among people born in 1830, Carmine Crocco ranks 32Before him are Princess Eugénie of Sweden, Jules de Goncourt, Albert Bierstadt, Lalla Fatma N'Soumer, François-Marie Raoult, and Theodor Leschetizky. After him are Christina Rossetti, Yoshida Shōin, Alexei Savrasov, Albert Günther, Kamehameha V, and Henry Peach Robinson. Among people deceased in 1905, Carmine Crocco ranks 32Before him are Oswald Achenbach, Marcel Schwob, Anton Ažbe, Tippu Tip, Otto Wilhelm von Struve, and Per Teodor Cleve. After him are Infanta Amalia of Spain, Lew Wallace, José-Maria de Heredia, Franz Reuleaux, Franz Overbeck, and George MacDonald.

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Among people born in Italy, Carmine Crocco ranks 1,832 out of 4,088Before him are Antonio Rosmini (1797), Paolo Veneziano (1300), Catherine of Bologna (1413), Vincenzo Coronelli (1650), Ettore Bastico (1876), and Giovanni Baglione (1566). After him are Mario Corso (1941), Vespasiano I Gonzaga (1531), William of Modena (1184), Nedo Nadi (1894), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), and Luigi Comencini (1916).


Among military personnels born in Italy, Carmine Crocco ranks 31Before him are Hermocrates (-500), Giorgio Basta (1550), Roger of Lauria (1245), Ottavio Piccolomini (1599), Archduke Ferdinand Karl Joseph of Austria-Este (1781), and Ettore Bastico (1876). After him are Matteo I Visconti (1250), Viktor Dankl von Krasnik (1854), Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa (1920), Federico Gravina (1756), Gaius Suetonius Paulinus (10), and Mario Roatta (1887).