Giuseppe Garibaldi

1807 - 1882

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Giuseppe Maria Garibaldi ( GARR-ib-AWL-dee, Italian: [dʒuˈzɛppe ɡariˈbaldi] (listen); 4 July 1807 – 2 June 1882) was an Italian general, patriot, revolutionary and republican. He contributed to Italian unification and the creation of the Kingdom of Italy. He is considered one of the greatest generals of modern times and one of Italy's "fathers of the fatherland", along with Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour, Victor Emmanuel II of Italy and Giuseppe Mazzini. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giuseppe Garibaldi has received more than 3,486,235 page views. His biography is available in 104 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 101 in 2019). Giuseppe Garibaldi is the 93rd most popular politician (up from 96th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from France (up from 38th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Politician.

Giuseppe Garibaldi was a military and political leader in Italy. He is most famous for his leadership in the unification of Italy.

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Among politicians, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 93 out of 15,577Before him are Francisco Franco, Philip II of Spain, George Washington, Heinrich Himmler, Leonid Brezhnev, and Louis XV of France. After him are Henry IV of France, Wilhelm II, German Emperor, Murad IV, Uthman, Mary, Queen of Scots, and Theodosius I.

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Among people born in 1807, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 1After him are Robert E. Lee, Josephine of Leuchtenberg, Jules Grévy, Princess Feodora of Leiningen, Lajos Batthyány, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Bezmiâlem Sultan, Louis Agassiz, Harriet Taylor Mill, Anthony Mary Claret, and Princess Charlotte of Württemberg. Among people deceased in 1882, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 2Before him is Charles Darwin. After him are Friedrich Wöhler, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Jesse James, Arthur de Gobineau, Theodor Schwann, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Bruno Bauer, Louis Blanc, Francesco Hayez, and William Stanley Jevons.

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Among people born in France, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 32 out of 6,011Before him are Henri Matisse (1869), Alexandre Dumas (1802), Antoine Lavoisier (1743), Paul Gauguin (1848), Édith Piaf (1915), and Louis XV of France (1710). After him are Henry IV of France (1553), Marcel Proust (1871), Denis Diderot (1713), Pierre Curie (1859), Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), and Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122).


Among politicians born in France, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 6Before him are Napoleon (1769), Louis XIV of France (1638), Louis XVI of France (1754), Napoleon III (1808), and Louis XV of France (1710). After him are Henry IV of France (1553), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Philip IV of France (1268), Louis XIII of France (1601), Claudius (-10), and Francis I of France (1494).