Enrico Ferri

1856 - 1929

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Enrico Ferri (Italian pronunciation: [enˈriːko ˈfɛrri]; 25 February 1856 – 12 April 1929) was an Italian criminologist, socialist and student of Cesare Lombroso (['tʃe:zare lom'bro:zo]), the founder of the Italian school of criminology. While Lombroso researched the purported physiological factors that motivated criminals, Ferri investigated social and economic aspects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Enrico Ferri has received more than 63,161 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Enrico Ferri is the 6,154th most popular politician (down from 5,910th in 2019), the 1,723rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,614th in 2019) and the 439th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Enrico Ferri ranks 6,154 out of 15,710Before him are Seleucus VI Epiphanes, Louis, King of Sicily, Lulach, Anna Dostoevskaya, Milan Obrenović II, Prince of Serbia, and Liu Xiang. After him are Gyanendra of Nepal, Garibald I of Bavaria, Gongyang of Goryeo, Milan Milutinović, Li Cunxu, and Avigdor Lieberman.

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Among people born in 1856, Enrico Ferri ranks 41Before him are Mahmud Shevket Pasha, Henri-Edmond Cross, Pedro Lascuráin, Hara Takashi, Émile Picard, and Carl David Tolmé Runge. After him are Christian Sinding, Maurice Sarrail, Stepa Stepanović, Princess Isabella of Croÿ, Matthias Zurbriggen, and Jakub Bart-Ćišinski. Among people deceased in 1929, Enrico Ferri ranks 39Before him are Tanaka Giichi, Oldfield Thomas, Asa Griggs Candler, Gyula Andrássy the Younger, La Goulue, and Manuel Gomes da Costa. After him are Rainis, Maurice Sarrail, Stepa Stepanović, Mahidol Adulyadej, Adolf Meyer, and Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich of Russia.

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Among people born in Italy, Enrico Ferri ranks 1,723 out of 4,088Before him are Leopold, Prince of Salerno (1790), Tatiana of Rome (200), Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1533), Ercole III d'Este, Duke of Modena (1727), Louis, King of Sicily (1338), and Gaius Julius Solinus (400). After him are Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet (1588), Rodoald (626), Archduke Karl Salvator of Austria (1839), Pietro Germi (1914), Nepotianus (400), and Agostino Steffani (1654).


Among politicians born in Italy, Enrico Ferri ranks 439Before him are Welf I, Duke of Bavaria (1035), Girolamo Riario (1443), Leopold, Prince of Salerno (1790), Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1533), Ercole III d'Este, Duke of Modena (1727), and Louis, King of Sicily (1338). After him are Rodoald (626), Archduke Karl Salvator of Austria (1839), Nepotianus (400), Francesco Maria del Monte (1549), Infante Alfonso of Spain (1941), and Guidobaldo da Montefeltro (1472).