Edda Mussolini

1910 - 1995

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Edda Ciano, Countess of Cortellazzo and Buccari (née Mussolini; 1 September 1910 – 9 April 1995) was the daughter of Benito Mussolini, fascist Prime Minister of Italy from 1922 to 1943. Her husband, the fascist propagandist and Foreign Minister Galeazzo Ciano, was executed in January 1944 for his role in Mussolini's ouster. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edda Mussolini has received more than 1,426,441 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Edda Mussolini is the 3,150th most popular politician (up from 4,728th in 2019), the 1,021st most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,395th in 2019) and the 213th most popular Italian Politician.

Edda Mussolini was the daughter of Benito Mussolini, the fascist dictator of Italy. She was a fashion model and actress.

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Among politicians, Edda Mussolini ranks 3,150 out of 19,576Before her are Gladwyn Jebb, Emperor Zhezong, Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Caroline of Brunswick, Ladislaus III of Hungary, and Abbas III. After her are Éamon de Valera, Milan Rastislav Štefánik, Roman the Great, Zuzana Čaputová, Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans, and Marcomer.

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Among people born in 1910, Edda Mussolini ranks 42Before her are William Shockley, Robert van Gulik, Benzion Netanyahu, Meša Selimović, Abd al-Aziz ibn Baz, and Diosdado Macapagal. After her are Paul Flory, Luise Rainer, Edvard Kardelj, Pierre Schaeffer, António de Spínola, and Ne Win. Among people deceased in 1995, Edda Mussolini ranks 36Before her are Ginger Rogers, Fred Perry, John B. Calhoun, Hugo Pratt, Christian B. Anfinsen, and Aziz Nesin. After her are Roger Zelazny, Louis Malle, U Nu, Rory Gallagher, John Vincent Atanasoff, and Pierre Schaeffer.

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Among people born in Italy, Edda Mussolini ranks 1,021 out of 5,161Before her are Publius Cornelius Scipio (-260), Maria Theresa of Savoy (1756), Eleonora Duse (1858), Peter Damian (1007), Occhiali (1519), and Niccolò Piccinni (1728). After her are Francesco Landini (1325), Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans (1371), Marcomer (400), Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt (1668), Maurizio Pollini (1942), and Amélie of Leuchtenberg (1812).


Among politicians born in Italy, Edda Mussolini ranks 213Before her are Ferdinando II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1610), Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora (1804), Alfonso IV of Aragon (1299), Enrico De Nicola (1877), Publius Cornelius Scipio (-260), and Occhiali (1519). After her are Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans (1371), Marcomer (400), Charles Emmanuel II, Duke of Savoy (1634), Milonia Caesonia (7), Concino Concini (1575), and Oscar Luigi Scalfaro (1918).