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Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby

1861 - 1936

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Field Marshal Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, (23 April 1861 – 14 May 1936) was an English soldier and British Imperial Governor. He fought in the Second Boer War and also in the First World War, in which he led the British Empire's Egyptian Expeditionary Force (EEF) during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign against the Ottoman Empire in the conquest of Palestine. The British succeeded in capturing Beersheba, Jaffa, and Jerusalem from October to December 1917. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby has received more than 554,314 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby is the 421st most popular military personnel (down from 403rd in 2019), the 828th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 782nd in 2019) and the 13th most popular British Military Personnel.

Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, was a British general who led the Egyptian Expeditionary Force in the conquest of Palestine and Syria during World War I.

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Among MILITARY PERSONNELS

Among military personnels, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby ranks 421 out of 1,466Before him are Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov, Levin August von Bennigsen, Cao Zhen, Albrecht Mertz von Quirnheim, Albert Pike, and James Paul Moody. After him are Arthur III, Duke of Brittany, Jan Kubiš, Saitō Dōsan, Karl Silberbauer, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, and Franz Böhme.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1861, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby ranks 28Before him are Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Maximilian von Spee, Anton Arensky, Italo Svevo, William Bateson, and Solomon R. Guggenheim. After him are Armando Diaz, Pierre Duhem, Henry Gantt, Michel Verne, Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig, and Ranavalona III. Among people deceased in 1936, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby ranks 44Before him are Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen, Heinrich Rickert, Robert Michels, Antoine Meillet, Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and Georgy Chicherin. After him are José Sanjurjo, Duan Qirui, Wilhelm Gustloff, Infante Alfonso Carlos, Duke of San Jaime, Basil Zaharoff, and Ahmet Tevfik Pasha.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby ranks 828 out of 6,924Before him are Brian Eno (1948), Edgar F. Codd (1923), Chris Norman (1950), Emily Davison (1872), Edgar Adrian (1889), and James Paul Moody (1887). After him are James Hadley Chase (1906), Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902), Duncan I of Scotland (1001), Richard of Cornwall (1209), Alexander III of Scotland (1241), and Louise of Great Britain (1724).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In United Kingdom

Among military personnels born in United Kingdom, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby ranks 13Before him are Gertrude Bell (1868), John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650), Rudolf Abel (1903), John Franklin (1786), Harold Lowe (1882), and James Paul Moody (1887). After him are Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis (1738), John Hawkins (1532), Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis (1891), John Hanning Speke (1827), Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (1861), and Woodes Rogers (1679).