Francisco I. Madero

1873 - 1913

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Francisco Ignacio Madero González (Spanish pronunciation: [fɾanˈsisko jɣˈnasjo maˈðeɾo ɣonˈsales]; 30 October 1873 – 22 February 1913) was a Mexican businessman, revolutionary, writer and statesman, who served as the 37th president of Mexico from 1911 until he was deposed in a coup d'état in February 1913 and assassinated. He came to prominence as an advocate for democracy and as an opponent of President and de facto dictator Porfirio Díaz. After Díaz claimed to have won the fraudulent election of 1910 despite promising a return to democracy, Madero started the Mexican Revolution to oust Díaz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francisco I. Madero has received more than 1,272,193 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Francisco I. Madero is the 2,870th most popular politician (down from 2,846th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Mexico (up from 26th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Mexican Politician.

Francisco I. Madero was a Mexican revolutionary and politician who served as the 33rd president of Mexico from 1911 until his assassination in 1913. He is most famous for his opposition to the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz and his call for Mexican democracy, which inspired the Mexican Revolution.

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Among politicians, Francisco I. Madero ranks 2,870 out of 19,576Before him are Lewis Strauss, Tokugawa Hidetada, Andrzej Duda, Robert II of Scotland, Constantin Fehrenbach, and Lê Duẩn. After him are Vytautas Landsbergis, Juana Bormann, Ptolemy Philadelphus, Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, Donald III of Scotland, and Haakon IV of Norway.

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Among people born in 1873, Francisco I. Madero ranks 24Before him are G. E. Moore, Max Reger, Spyridon Louis, Sándor Ferenczi, Pavlo Skoropadskyi, and William McMaster Murdoch. After him are Kyösti Kallio, Max Reinhardt, Alice Guy-Blaché, Christian Rakovsky, Feodor Chaliapin, and Ejnar Hertzsprung. Among people deceased in 1913, Francisco I. Madero ranks 16Before him are Sophia of Nassau, Tobias Asser, August Bebel, Josephine Cochrane, Harriet Tubman, and Philip Sclater. After him are Ármin Vámbéry, Katsura Tarō, Lewis A. Swift, Blanche Monnier, Gustaf de Laval, and Alfred Redl.

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Among people born in Mexico, Francisco I. Madero ranks 23 out of 729Before him are Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648), Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (1753), La Malinche (1502), Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo (1946), Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán (1957), and Moctezuma I (1398). After him are David Alfaro Siqueiros (1896), Hugo Sánchez (1958), Vicente Fox (1942), Lázaro Cárdenas (1895), Cantinflas (1911), and Guillermo del Toro (1964).


Among politicians born in Mexico, Francisco I. Madero ranks 10Before him are Benito Juárez (1806), Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794), Agustín de Iturbide (1783), Andrés Manuel López Obrador (1953), La Malinche (1502), and Moctezuma I (1398). After him are Vicente Fox (1942), Lázaro Cárdenas (1895), Álvaro Obregón (1880), Plutarco Elías Calles (1877), Venustiano Carranza (1859), and Kʼinich Janaabʼ Pakal (603).