Janko Bobetko

1919 - 2003

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Janko Bobetko (10 January 1919 – 29 April 2003) was a Croatian general who had participated in World War II and later in the Croatian War of Independence. He was one of the founding members of 1st Sisak Partisan Detachment, the first anti-fascist military unit during World War II in Yugoslavia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janko Bobetko has received more than 106,599 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Janko Bobetko is the 881st most popular military personnel, the 104th most popular biography from Croatia and the 5th most popular Croatian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Janko Bobetko ranks 881 out of 1,466Before him are Paik Sun-yup, Anne Hilarion de Tourville, Fyodor Kuznetsov, Viktor Dankl von Krasnik, Constantin Prezan, and Tzachas. After him are Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa, Emilio Eduardo Massera, Quintus Titurius Sabinus, Walter Krüger, Jacques Doriot, and Joseph Trumpeldor.

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Among people born in 1919, Janko Bobetko ranks 99Before him are Raymond Smullyan, Edoardo Mangiarotti, Mitja Ribičič, Pierre Soulages, Ginette Neveu, and Hau Pei-tsun. After him are Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Morteza Motahhari, Isaac Boleslavsky, Toni Turek, Hermann Bondi, and Anatoly Dobrynin. Among people deceased in 2003, Janko Bobetko ranks 100Before him are Tadao Horie, Donald Davidson, Mohamed Choukri, Ramón Serrano Suñer, Martha Chase, and Leon Uris. After him are Valeriy Brumel, Foday Sankoh, Canaan Banana, Goffredo Petrassi, Kalpana Chawla, and Bernard Williams.

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Among people born in Croatia, Janko Bobetko ranks 104 out of 518Before him are Toni Kukoč (1968), Andrej Plenković (1970), Branimir of Croatia (850), Mira Furlan (1955), Mika Špiljak (1916), and Ivan Mažuranić (1814). After him are Ivo Sanader (1953), Ivan Zajc (1832), Nikola Jurišić (1490), Milan Martić (1954), Giorgio da Sebenico (1410), and Ante Trumbić (1864).


Among military personnels born in Croatia, Janko Bobetko ranks 5Before him are Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63), Svetozar Boroević (1856), Omar Pasha (1806), and Ante Gotovina (1955). After him are Georg von Trapp (1880), Milivoj Ašner (1913), and Archduke Leo Karl of Austria (1893).