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 the 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 3,031,887 page views. His biography is available in 101 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 98 in 2019). Giuseppe Garibaldi is the 96th most popular politician (down from 73rd in 2019), the 38th most popular biography from France (down from 23rd in 2019) and the 9th most popular French 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 96 out of 15,710Before him are Tiberius, Darius the Great, Ahmed I, Boris Yeltsin, Philip II of Spain, and Philip II of Macedon. After him are Leonid Brezhnev, Murad IV, Wilhelm II, German Emperor, Ivar the Boneless, Cleopatra, and Herod the Great.

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Among people born in 1807, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 1After him are Robert E. Lee, Josephine of Leuchtenberg, Jules Grévy, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Louis Agassiz, Princess Feodora of Leiningen, Joseph Petzval, Harriet Taylor Mill, Lajos Batthyány, Bezmiâlem Sultan, 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, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Bruno Bauer, Theodor Schwann, Louis Blanc, William Stanley Jevons, and Francesco Hayez.

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Among people born in France, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 38 out of 5,234Before him are Alexandre Dumas (1802), Émile Durkheim (1858), Marcel Proust (1871), Alain Delon (1935), Denis Diderot (1713), and Simone de Beauvoir (1908). After him are Charles Baudelaire (1821), Auguste Comte (1798), Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841), Coco Chanel (1883), Édouard Manet (1832), and Philip IV of France (1268).


Among politicians born in France, Giuseppe Garibaldi ranks 9Before him are Charlemagne (748), Louis XVI of France (1754), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Napoleon III (1808), Louis XV of France (1710), and Henry IV of France (1553). After him are Philip IV of France (1268), Claudius (-10), Louis XIII of France (1601), Cardinal Richelieu (1585), Louis the Pious (778), and Francis I of France (1494).