Corrado Gini

1884 - 1965

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Corrado Gini (23 May 1884 – 13 March 1965) was an Italian statistician, demographer and sociologist who developed the Gini coefficient, a measure of the income inequality in a society. Gini was a proponent of organicism and applied it to nations. Gini was a eugenicist, and prior to and during World War II, he was an advocate of Italian Fascism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Corrado Gini has received more than 152,901 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Corrado Gini is the 8,490th most popular politician (down from 5,272nd in 2019), the 2,156th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,569th in 2019) and the 569th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Corrado Gini ranks 8,490 out of 15,577Before him are Xie of Xia, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Pyotr Chaadayev, Sikandar Lodi, Hyperbolus, and Matilda of Habsburg. After him are Al-Mu'azzam Isa, Edward Balliol, Manuel de Arriaga, Jean Rapp, Ii Naosuke, and Alpaida.

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Among people born in 1884, Corrado Gini ranks 77Before him are Josias Braun-Blanquet, Mikhail Borodin, Gerald Gardner, Jean Paulhan, George Sarton, and Rómulo Gallegos. After him are Ferdinand von Bredow, Werner Krauss, Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter, Philipp Frank, Tanzan Ishibashi, and Marcel Granet. Among people deceased in 1965, Corrado Gini ranks 71Before him are Leopold Figl, José Mendes Cabeçadas, Wilhelm Worringer, Jesse Douglas, Lionel Terray, and Bertil Lindblad. After him are Princess Pauline of Württemberg, Kōdō Sawaki, Louis Harold Gray, Alfredo Guzzoni, Kurt Goldstein, and Abraham Fraenkel.

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Among people born in Italy, Corrado Gini ranks 2,156 out of 4,668Before him are Francesco Baracca (1888), Marcus Livius Drusus (-200), Francesco Canova da Milano (1497), Marco Barbarigo (1413), Pietro Ziani (1153), and Umberto Bossi (1941). After him are Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (1964), Clare of Montefalco (1268), Silvana Pampanini (1925), Mondino de Luzzi (1275), Luzzasco Luzzaschi (1545), and Adalbert I of Ivrea (880).


Among politicians born in Italy, Corrado Gini ranks 569Before him are Catherine of Valois–Courtenay (1301), Achille Varzi (1904), Marcus Livius Drusus (-200), Marco Barbarigo (1413), Pietro Ziani (1153), and Umberto Bossi (1941). After him are Titus Lartius (-600), Andrea Contarini (1300), Francesco Donato (1468), Amadeo Bordiga (1889), Pietro Gradenigo (1251), and Enrico Mattei (1906).