Italo Gariboldi

1879 - 1970

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Italo Gariboldi (20 April 1879 – 3 February 1970) was an Italian senior officer in the Royal Army (Regio Esercito) before and during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Italo Gariboldi has received more than 366,480 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Italo Gariboldi is the 342nd most popular military personnel (up from 343rd in 2019), the 976th most popular biography from Italy (down from 960th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Italian Military Personnel.

Italo Gariboldi was a general in the Italian army and led the Italian forces in North Africa during World War II. He was most famous for leading the invasion of Ethiopia.

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Among military personnels, Italo Gariboldi ranks 342 out of 2,058Before him are Wilhelm Bittrich, Yamagata Aritomo, Ubayd Allah ibn Ziyad, Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia, Hans-Jürgen von Arnim, and Kim Philby. After him are Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, Eduard Dietl, Toyotomi Hideyori, Andrei Grechko, Hans-Valentin Hube, and Rudolf Abel.

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Among people born in 1879, Italo Gariboldi ranks 26Before him are Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted, Ramana Maharshi, Shunroku Hata, Sarojini Naidu, Francis Peyton Rous, and Joseph Wirth. After him are Henri Giraud, Ali of Hejaz, An Jung-geun, Victor Sjöström, Fritz Haarmann, and Knud Rasmussen. Among people deceased in 1970, Italo Gariboldi ranks 43Before him are Władysław Anders, Fritz Perls, Nina Ricci, Francis Peyton Rous, Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia, and Richard Neutra. After him are Lázaro Cárdenas, Pedro Cea, B. H. Liddell Hart, Sonny Liston, Jean Giono, and Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Italo Gariboldi ranks 976 out of 5,161Before him are Florianus (232), Rachele Mussolini (1890), Italo Svevo (1861), Venantius Fortunatus (530), Lucilla (150), and Bartolomeo Colleoni (1400). After him are Scribonia (-70), Pietro Pomponazzi (1462), Princess Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma (1870), Gerard of Cremona (1114), Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608), and Giovanni Giolitti (1842).


Among military personnels born in Italy, Italo Gariboldi ranks 17Before him are Italo Balbo (1896), Raimondo Montecuccoli (1609), Federico da Montefeltro (1422), Titus Labienus (-100), Sejanus (-20), and Emilio De Bono (1866). After him are Giovanni Messe (1883), Luigi Cadorna (1850), Eduard von Böhm-Ermolli (1856), Prince Emanuele Filiberto, Duke of Aosta (1869), Erasmo of Narni (1370), and Gaius Claudius Glaber (-200).