Diego Portales

1793 - 1837

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Diego José Pedro Víctor Portales y Palazuelos (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo poɾˈtales]; June 16, 1793 – June 6, 1837) was a Chilean statesman and entrepreneur. As a minister of president José Joaquín Prieto's government, he played a pivotal role in shaping the state and politics in the 19th century, delivering with the Constitution of 1833 the framework of the Chilean state for almost a century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diego Portales has received more than 78,748 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Diego Portales is the 11,274th most popular politician, the 67th most popular biography from Chile and the 23rd most popular Chilean Politician.

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Among politicians, Diego Portales ranks 11,274 out of 15,710Before him are Henck Arron, Andres Tarand, Pierre Buyoya, Giovanni Passannante, Ibrahim Mahlab, and Karl Schenk. After him are Sayed Morad Khan, Tiburcio Carías Andino, Lucius Marcius Philippus, Guillermo León Valencia, Thanin Kraivichien, and Jon Huntsman Jr..

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Among people born in 1793, Diego Portales ranks 37Before him are Demetrios Ypsilantis, Joseph Paul Gaimard, Casimir Delavigne, Lucretia Mott, Simonas Daukantas, and Kazim Rashti. After him are Felix de Muelenaere, Stephen F. Austin, Philip Barker-Webb, Erik Johan Stagnelius, William Hopkins, and Manuel Menéndez. Among people deceased in 1837, Diego Portales ranks 35Before him are Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel, Alexander Bestuzhev, Yuri Lisyansky, John Soane, Princess Louise Eleonore of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, and Étienne-Gaspard Robert. After him are Pavel Schilling, Joseph Grimaldi, Agustín Eyzaguirre, Henry Thomas Colebrooke, and Ivan Dmitriev.

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Among people born in Chile, Diego Portales ranks 67 out of 225Before him are Alberto Hurtado (1901), Roberto Rojas (1957), Jorge Montt (1845), Manuel Montt (1809), Aníbal Pinto (1825), and Manuel Bulnes (1799). After him are Carlos Caszely (1950), Arturo Torres Carrasco (1906), Ramón Freire (1787), Valentina Vargas (1964), José Joaquín Prieto (1786), and Francisco Antonio Pinto (1785).


Among politicians born in Chile, Diego Portales ranks 23Before him are Pedro Aguirre Cerda (1879), José Miguel Carrera (1785), Jorge Montt (1845), Manuel Montt (1809), Aníbal Pinto (1825), and Manuel Bulnes (1799). After him are Ramón Freire (1787), José Joaquín Prieto (1786), Francisco Antonio Pinto (1785), Chris Watson (1867), José Joaquín Pérez (1801), and Domingo Santa María (1825).