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Giovanni Battista Belzoni

1778 - 1823

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

Giovanni Battista Belzoni (Italian pronunciation: [dʒoˈvanni batˈtista belˈtsoːni]; 5 November 1778 – 3 December 1823), sometimes known as The Great Belzoni, was a prolific Italian explorer and pioneer archaeologist of Egyptian antiquities. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Battista Belzoni has received more than 255,041 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 65th most popular explorer.

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Giovanni Battista Belzoni ranks 65 out of 367Before him are William Baffin, Hernando de Soto, Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar, John Davis, Jules Dumont d'Urville, and James Clark Ross. After him are Hugh Glass, William Dampier, Richard E. Byrd, Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Nikolay Przhevalsky, and Alonso de Ojeda.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1778, Giovanni Battista Belzoni ranks 12Before him are José de San Martín, Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen, Fernando Sor, Bernardo O'Higgins, and Clemens Brentano. After him are Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, Augustin Pyramus de Candolle, Ugo Foscolo, and Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. Among people deceased in 1823, Giovanni Battista Belzoni ranks 8Before him are Pope Pius VII, Edward Jenner, Louis-Nicolas Davout, Lazare Carnot, Ann Radcliffe, and Jacques Charles. After him are André-Jacques Garnerin, Abraham-Louis Breguet, Edmund Cartwright, Charles François Dumouriez, Rafael del Riego, and Pierre-Paul Prud'hon.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Battista Belzoni ranks 849 out of 3,282Before him are Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia (1701), Eduard von Böhm-Ermolli (1856), Gabriele Falloppio (1523), Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608), and Pope Stephen VII (850). After him are Berengar II of Italy (900), Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta (1900), Silvio Piola (1913), Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1562), Jacopo Bassano (1510), and Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1642).

Among EXPLORERS In Italy

Among explorers born in Italy, Giovanni Battista Belzoni ranks 7Before him are Marco Polo (1254), Christopher Columbus (1451), Amerigo Vespucci (1454), John Cabot (1450), Antonio Pigafetta (1492), and Giovanni da Verrazzano (1485). After him are Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (1852), Sebastian Cabot (1484), Bartholomew Columbus (1460), Gan Ying (100), Alvise Cadamosto (1432), and Niccolò de' Conti (1395).

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