Girolamo Riario

1443 - 1488

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Girolamo Riario (1443 – 14 April 1488) was Lord of Imola (from 1473) and Forlì (from 1480). He served as Captain General of the Church under his uncle Pope Sixtus IV. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Girolamo Riario has received more than 540,865 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Girolamo Riario is the 5,341st most popular politician (down from 5,317th in 2019), the 1,527th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,541st in 2019) and the 366th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Girolamo Riario ranks 5,341 out of 19,576Before him are Andrés Nin Pérez, Emperor Shang of Han, Emine Erdoğan, Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta, Uskhal Khan Tögüs Temür, and Hasdrubal the Fair. After him are Grifo, Emperor Konoe, Letsie III of Lesotho, Hedwig of Saxony, Joan Blaeu, and Tahir ibn Husayn.

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Among people born in 1443, Girolamo Riario ranks 7Before him are Pope Julius II, Matthias Corvinus, Donato Bramante, Albert III, Duke of Saxony, Lady Margaret Beaufort, and Rodolphus Agricola. After him are Piero del Pollaiolo, Magdalena of France, Askia Mohammad I, Gilbert, Count of Montpensier, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Elisabeth of Bavaria, Electress of Saxony. Among people deceased in 1488, Girolamo Riario ranks 6Before him are Andrea del Verrocchio, James III of Scotland, Clarice Orsini, Francis II, Duke of Brittany, and Alvise Cadamosto. After him are Charles II, Duke of Bourbon, John II, Duke of Bourbon, and Borommatrailokkanat.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Girolamo Riario ranks 1,527 out of 5,161Before him are Antipope Victor IV (1010), Giovanni Battista Bugatti (1779), Rinaldo d'Este (1655), Licio Gelli (1919), Humbert III, Count of Savoy (1136), and Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841). After him are Guido of Siena (1230), Julius Paulus Prudentissimus (190), Giovanni Villani (1276), Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia (1773), Hippo (-500), and Rothari (606).


Among politicians born in Italy, Girolamo Riario ranks 366Before him are John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton (1834), Bettino Ricasoli (1809), Leonardo Sciascia (1921), Giovanni Battista Bugatti (1779), Licio Gelli (1919), and Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841). After him are Julius Paulus Prudentissimus (190), Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia (1773), Rothari (606), Franz Joseph I, Prince of Liechtenstein (1726), Aistulf (null), and Naevius Sutorius Macro (-21).