Giovanni Berchet

1783 - 1851

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Giovanni Berchet (23 December, 1783 – 23 December, 1851) was an Italian poet and patriot. He wrote an influential manifesto on Italian Romanticism, Lettera semiseria di Grisostomo, which appeared in 1816, and contributed to Il Conciliatore, a reformist periodical. Berchet was born in Milan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Berchet has received more than 30,515 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Giovanni Berchet is the 4,328th most popular writer (down from 3,878th in 2019), the 3,068th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,573rd in 2019) and the 225th most popular Italian Writer.

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Among writers, Giovanni Berchet ranks 4,328 out of 5,794Before him are François Weyergans, Vassilis Alexakis, Norman Smith, Samo Chalupka, Thomas M. Disch, and Jonathan Coe. After him are Julie Garwood, Timothy Zahn, Jan Kjærstad, Walter Savage Landor, Maria Aurèlia Capmany, and Erico Verissimo.

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Among people born in 1783, Giovanni Berchet ranks 32Before him are Charles Julien Brianchon, Princess Amelia of the United Kingdom, Guglielmo Pepe, Domingo Caycedo, Frédéric de Lafresnaye, and Vicente Rocafuerte. After him are Hannah Van Buren, Pedro Gual Escandón, and John Claudius Loudon. Among people deceased in 1851, Giovanni Berchet ranks 40Before him are Marie Jules César Savigny, Manuel Gómez Pedraza, Joel Roberts Poinsett, Ramón Freire, Andrés Quintana Roo, and Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet. After him are Sylvester Graham, Joanna Baillie, and Levi Woodbury.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Berchet ranks 3,068 out of 4,088Before him are Pierluigi Casiraghi (1969), Anna Oxa (1961), Antonio Di Pietro (1950), Pino Caruso (1934), Aldo Clementi (1925), and Aldo Gordini (1921). After him are Sara Simeoni (1953), Graziano Rossi (1954), Sebastiano Rossi (1964), Angelo De Donatis (1954), Miki Biasion (1958), and Riccardo Bacchelli (1891).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Giovanni Berchet ranks 225Before him are Polydore Vergil (1470), Leonidas of Tarentum (-320), Cesare Balbo (1789), Vitaliano Brancati (1907), Anna Maria Ortese (1914), and Stefano Benni (1947). After him are Riccardo Bacchelli (1891), Edoardo Sanguineti (1930), Alexis (-372), Mario Luzi (1914), Luigi Galleani (1861), and Carlo Cassola (1917).