Gaius Julius Civilis

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Gaius Julius Civilis (AD 25 – c. 1st century) was the leader of the Batavian rebellion against the Romans in 69 AD. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaius Julius Civilis has received more than 149,489 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Gaius Julius Civilis is the 121st most popular social activist (up from 172nd in 2019), the 145th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 208th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Dutch Social Activist.

Gaius Julius Civilis was a Roman general who led the Batavian rebellion against the Romans in 69 AD. He is most famous for being able to unite the Germanic tribes into a single force.

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Among social activists, Gaius Julius Civilis ranks 121 out of 840Before him are Alexander Parvus, Yun Chi-ho, Léon Jouhaux, Hans Scholl, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester, and Sophia of Prussia. After him are Betty Ford, Flora Tristan, Mordechai Anielewicz, Al-Mu'tazz, Denis Mukwege, and Antipope Clement III.

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Among people born in 25, Gaius Julius Civilis ranks 2Before him is Gaius Musonius Rufus. After him are Publius Petronius Turpilianus, and Gaius Julius Vindex. Among people deceased in 100, Gaius Julius Civilis ranks 36Before him are Ananias of Damascus, Silas, Valerius Maximus, Cornelius the Centurion, Mary the Jewess, and Philip the Evangelist. After him are Papias of Hierapolis, Agabus, Mary of Bethany, Claudia Acte, Agrippa the Skeptic, and Saint Petronilla.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Gaius Julius Civilis ranks 145 out of 1,646Before him are Pieter van der Aa (1659), Bernard Haitink (1929), Jan Swammerdam (1637), Ary Scheffer (1795), Meindert Hobbema (1638), and Johnny Rep (1951). After him are Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918), Martinus Beijerinck (1851), René van de Kerkhof (1951), William II, Duke of Bavaria (1365), Abraham Bloemaert (1566), and Maarten van Heemskerck (1498).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In Netherlands

Among social activists born in Netherlands, Gaius Julius Civilis ranks 2Before him are Marinus van der Lubbe (1909). After him are Pier Gerlofs Donia (1480), Johannes Kleiman (1896), and Hannie Schaft (1920).