Domingo Faustino Sarmiento

1811 - 1888

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Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (Spanish: [doˈmiŋɡo saɾˈmjento]; born Domingo Faustino Fidel Valentín Sarmiento y Albarracín; 15 February 1811 – 11 September 1888) was an Argentine activist, intellectual, writer, statesman and President of Argentina. His writing spanned a wide range of genres and topics, from journalism to autobiography, to political philosophy and history. He was a member of a group of intellectuals, known as the Generation of 1837, who had a great influence on 19th-century Argentina. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento has received more than 437,351 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Domingo Faustino Sarmiento is the 4,869th most popular politician (down from 4,729th in 2019), the 69th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 60th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Argentinean Politician.

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Over the past year Domingo Faustino Sarmiento has had the most page views in the with 671,682 views, followed by English (48,025), and Portuguese (12,047). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ido (86.47%), Quechua (78.98%), and Pashto (55.73%)


Among politicians, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento ranks 4,869 out of 19,576Before him are Rudolph I of Burgundy, Valeriy Borzov, George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence, João Manuel, Prince of Portugal, Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah, and Bahram IV. After him are Judith of Habsburg, Emperor Seiwa, Dieter Wisliceny, Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, John George II, Elector of Saxony, and Walter Christaller.

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Among people born in 1811, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento ranks 19Before him are Louis Blanc, François Achille Bazaine, Elisha Otis, Ambroise Thomas, Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern, and Zeng Guofan. After him are Jón Sigurðsson, Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, Jules Dupré, Auguste Bravais, Princess Louise Amelie of Baden, and Ferdinand Hiller. Among people deceased in 1888, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento ranks 19Before him are Ascanio Sobrero, Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine, Theodor Storm, Paul Langerhans, Johannes Zukertort, and Mary Jane Kelly. After him are Ali Rıza Efendi, Mary Ann Nichols, Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen, Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay, Asa Gray, and Annie Chapman.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento ranks 69 out of 1,154Before him are Adolfo Bioy Casares (1914), Osvaldo Ardiles (1952), Bernardo Houssay (1887), Jorge Sampaoli (1960), César Milstein (1927), and Tamara Bunke (1937). After him are Quino (1932), Gerardo Martino (1962), Claudio Caniggia (1967), Guillermo Vilas (1952), Leonardo Sandri (1943), and Hernán Crespo (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In Argentina

Among politicians born in Argentina, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento ranks 22Before him are Juan Manuel de Rosas (1793), Violet Jessop (1887), Manuel Belgrano (1770), Eduardo Duhalde (1941), Carlos Saavedra Lamas (1878), and Hipólito Yrigoyen (1852). After him are Bartolomé Mitre (1821), Carlos Lacoste (1929), Adolfo Rodríguez Saá (1947), Bernardino Rivadavia (1780), Julio Argentino Roca (1843), and Justo José de Urquiza (1801).