Francesco Baracca

1888 - 1918

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Count Francesco Baracca (9 May 1888 – 19 June 1918) was Italy's top fighter ace of World War I. He was credited with 34 aerial victories. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francesco Baracca has received more than 192,693 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Francesco Baracca is the 212th most popular businessperson (down from 197th in 2019), the 1,984th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,908th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Italian Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Francesco Baracca ranks 212 out of 604Before him are Jorge Paulo Lemann, Friedrich Alfred Krupp, Robert Monroe, Edward Colston, John Sculley, and Jamsetji Tata. After him are David Koch, Adriano Galliani, Pavel Tretyakov, Ratan Tata, William C. Durant, and Joan Laporta.

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Among people born in 1888, Francesco Baracca ranks 86Before him are Henry A. Wallace, Chōjun Miyagi, Gunichi Mikawa, Prince Axel of Denmark, Inayatullah Khan, and Fritz Reiner. After him are Paul Morand, Richard Courant, Roberto Assagioli, Lead Belly, Harpo Marx, and Princess Helena Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. Among people deceased in 1918, Francesco Baracca ranks 72Before him are Moisei Uritsky, Christian Otto Mohr, Prince John Konstantinovich of Russia, John L. Sullivan, Radko Dimitriev, and Carl Schlechter. After him are Charles Lecocq, Olga Rozanova, Prince Constantine Constantinovich of Russia, Fritz von Below, Joséphin Péladan, and Adolphus Frederick VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

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Among people born in Italy, Francesco Baracca ranks 1,984 out of 4,088Before him are Appius Claudius Crassus (-550), Galeazzo I Visconti (1277), Charles II, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat (1629), Catherine de' Medici, Governor of Siena (1593), Nevio Scala (1947), and Archduke Alexander Leopold of Austria (1772). After him are Luchino Visconti (1287), Pietro I Candiano (842), Giovanni Battista Guarini (1538), Valeria Golino (1965), Oliviero Carafa (1430), and Odoardo Farnese, Hereditary Prince of Parma (1666).


Among businesspeople born in Italy, Francesco Baracca ranks 13Before him are Michele Ferrero (1925), Massimo Moratti (1945), Luca Cordero di Montezemolo (1947), Aurelio Peccei (1908), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), and Piero Ferrari (1945). After him are Adriano Galliani (1944), Sergio Marchionne (1952), Lazare Ponticelli (1897), Giangiacomo Feltrinelli (1926), Maurizio Arrivabene (1957), and Mino Raiola (1967).