Emilio Eduardo Massera

1925 - 2010

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Emilio Eduardo Massera (19 October 1925 – 8 November 2010) was an Argentine Naval military officer, and a leading participant in the Argentine coup d'état of 1976. In 1981, he was found to be a member of P2 (also known as Propaganda Due, a clandestine Masonic lodge involved in Italy's strategy of tension). Many considered Massera to have masterminded the junta's Dirty War against political opponents, which resulted in nearly 13,000 deaths and disappearances, according to official records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emilio Eduardo Massera has received more than 105,619 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Emilio Eduardo Massera is the 1,118th most popular military personnel (down from 883rd in 2019), the 174th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 137th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Emilio Eduardo Massera ranks 1,118 out of 1,468Before him are Tadeusz Kutrzeba, Marc Mitscher, Oskar Kummetz, Publius Ventidius Bassus, Gaius Cassius Longinus, and James M. Gavin. After him are Nikolai Linevich, Juan Yagüe, Remus von Woyrsch, Joachim Lemelsen, Franz Rohr von Denta, and Quintus Salvidienus Rufus.

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Among people born in 1925, Emilio Eduardo Massera ranks 184Before him are Serge Dassault, Krishna Sobti, Kalle Svensson, June Whitfield, Klaus Roth, and Yuli Daniel. After him are Scott Carpenter, Carlo Rambaldi, Ilie Verdeț, Prosper Grech, Don Alden Adams, and Zhores Medvedev. Among people deceased in 2010, Emilio Eduardo Massera ranks 141Before him are Adriaan Blaauw, Ziba Ganiyeva, Leonid Kizim, John Leslie, Panajot Pano, and Abraham Sutzkever. After him are Caterina Boratto, Ernst von Glasersfeld, Rudolf Barshai, Nasr Abu Zayd, Norman Wisdom, and Palle Huld.

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Among people born in Argentina, Emilio Eduardo Massera ranks 174 out of 1,019Before him are Norma Aleandro (1936), Manuel Blanco Encalada (1790), Antonio Rattín (1937), Mauro Icardi (1993), Mauro Camoranesi (1976), and Roberto Cherro (1907). After him are René Favaloro (1923), Raúl Alberto Lastiri (1915), Humberto Maschio (1933), Daniel Bertoni (1955), Ramón Castillo (1873), and Nicolás Avellaneda (1837).


Among military personnels born in Argentina, Emilio Eduardo Massera ranks 4Before him are José de San Martín (1778), Tamara Bunke (1937), and Pedro Eugenio Aramburu (1903). After him are Alfredo Astiz (1951).