Gerardo Machado

1871 - 1939

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Gerardo Machado y Morales (28 September 1869 – 29 March 1939) was a general of the Cuban War of Independence and President of Cuba from 1925 to 1933. Machado entered the presidency with widespread popularity and support from the major political parties. However, his support declined over time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerardo Machado has received more than 259,638 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Gerardo Machado is the 5,545th most popular politician (up from 5,712th in 2019), the 26th most popular biography from Cuba (up from 27th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Cuban Politician.

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Among politicians, Gerardo Machado ranks 5,545 out of 15,710Before him are Theudoald, Henry IV, Count of Luxembourg, Emperor Monmu, Alexandros Panagoulis, Mahamadou Issoufou, and Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. After him are Marquess of Beixiang, Le Pétomane, Hendrik Verwoerd, Francis Hyacinth, Duke of Savoy, Ardo, and Tuman bay II.

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Among people born in 1871, Gerardo Machado ranks 37Before him are Leonid Andreyev, Walter Bradford Cannon, Christian Morgenstern, Nicolae Iorga, Willem Mengelberg, and Sergei Bulgakov. After him are William McDougall, Princess Hélène of Orléans, Hanns Heinz Ewers, Ovide Decroly, Oscar Wisting, and Zhang Jinghui. Among people deceased in 1939, Gerardo Machado ranks 34Before him are Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, Wilhelm Groener, Ambroise Vollard, Stanislav Kosior, Hans Langsdorff, and Otto Wels. After him are Vladimir Shukhov, Albrecht, Duke of Württemberg, Carl Laemmle, Max Skladanowsky, Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, and Isaak Brodsky.

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Among people born in Cuba, Gerardo Machado ranks 26 out of 202Before him are Juan Almeida Bosque (1927), Omara Portuondo (1930), Reinaldo Arenas (1943), Pérez Prado (1916), Teófilo Stevenson (1952), and Javier Sotomayor (1967). After him are Carlos Manuel de Céspedes (1819), Bebo Valdés (1918), Tomas Milian (1933), Rubén González (1919), Aleida March (1936), and Huber Matos (1918).

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Among politicians born in Cuba, Gerardo Machado ranks 9Before him are Fulgencio Batista (1901), Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado (1919), Emilio Mola (1887), Miguel Díaz-Canel (1960), Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1956), and Juan Almeida Bosque (1927). After him are Carlos Manuel de Céspedes (1819), Aleida March (1936), Ramón Grau (1881), Vilma Espín (1930), Sergio Oliva (1941), and Manuel Urrutia Lleó (1901).