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David Sassoli

1956 - 2022

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David Maria Sassoli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdaːvid maˈriːa sasˈsɔːli]; 30 May 1956 – 11 January 2022) was an Italian politician and journalist who served as the president of the European Parliament from 3 July 2019 until his death on 11 January 2022. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Sassoli has received more than 585,844 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). David Sassoli is the 2,777th most popular politician (up from 6,725th in 2019), the 924th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,850th in 2019) and the 199th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, David Sassoli ranks 2,777 out of 15,577Before him are Auguste Mariette, Ptolemy Keraunos, Gunthamund, Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, Alexander Jannaeus, and Sigebert I. After him are Abdelkader Bensalah, Sirikit, Emperor Kōrei, Ernest, Elector of Saxony, Omri, and Robert I, Duke of Burgundy.

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Among people born in 1956, David Sassoli ranks 20Before him are Michel Houellebecq, Andy García, Paolo Rossi, Carrie Fisher, José Manuel Barroso, and Linda Hamilton. After him are Gina Haspel, Ingemar Stenmark, Judith Butler, Martina Navratilova, Chris Isaak, and Kim Cattrall. Among people deceased in 2022, David Sassoli ranks 46Before him are Angelo Sodano, Peter Bogdanovich, Hardy Krüger, Kakuichi Mimura, Viktor Saneyev, and Bruno Latour. After him are Uwe Seeler, William Hurt, Louise Fletcher, Issei Sagawa, Stanislav Shushkevich, and Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela.

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Among people born in Italy, David Sassoli ranks 924 out of 4,668Before him are Fausta (289), Clementia of Hungary (1293), Carlo Carrà (1881), Elena Cornaro Piscopia (1646), Nina Ricci (1883), and Julia (-76). After him are Venantius Fortunatus (530), Rocco Siffredi (1964), Cesare Pavese (1908), Eleonora Gonzaga (1630), Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1431), and Francesca Caccini (1587).


Among politicians born in Italy, David Sassoli ranks 199Before him are Cola di Rienzo (1313), Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1843), Odilo Globočnik (1904), Nero Julius Caesar (6), Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans (1371), and Fausta (289). After him are Hormizd I (250), Guy III of Spoleto (900), Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1777), Marcus Atilius Regulus (-299), Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1562), and Ildibad (450).

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