Joachim Murat

1767 - 1815

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Joachim Murat ( mure-AH, also muurr-AHT, French: [ʒɔaʃɛ̃ myʁa]; Italian: Gioacchino Murat; 25 March 1767 – 13 October 1815) was a French military commander and statesman who served during the French Revolutionary Wars and Napoleonic Wars. Under the French Empire he received the military titles of Marshal of the Empire and Admiral of France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joachim Murat has received more than 2,023,282 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia. Joachim Murat is the 328th most popular politician (up from 341st in 2019), the 140th most popular biography from France (up from 144th in 2019) and the 38th most popular French Politician.

Joachim Murat is most famous for being a Marshal of France and King of Naples.

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Over the past year Joachim Murat has had the most page views in the with 382,380 views, followed by French (184,582), and Italian (140,090). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (117.27%), Lombard (84.46%), and Ukrainian (81.64%)


Among politicians, Joachim Murat ranks 328 out of 19,576Before him are Shivaji, Paul I of Russia, Abbas the Great, Sejong the Great, Şehzade Bayezid, and Stephen I of Hungary. After him are Ahmed III, Park Chung-hee, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor, Cardinal Mazarin, Qianlong Emperor, and Joachim von Ribbentrop.

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Among people born in 1767, Joachim Murat ranks 2Before him is Andrew Jackson. After him are Wilhelm von Humboldt, Louis Antoine de Saint-Just, John Quincy Adams, Jean-Baptiste Say, John VI of Portugal, Benjamin Constant, Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg, August Wilhelm Schlegel, Nicolas Oudinot, and Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn. Among people deceased in 1815, Joachim Murat ranks 1After him are Michel Ney, Sarah Baartman, Robert Fulton, Louis-Alexandre Berthier, Franz Mesmer, Jan Potocki, Emma, Lady Hamilton, Carsten Niebuhr, Guillaume Brune, José María Morelos, and 9th Dalai Lama.

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In France

Among people born in France, Joachim Murat ranks 140 out of 6,770Before him are Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717), Jacques Lacan (1901), Charles V of France (1338), François Villon (1431), Alexandre Dumas fils (1824), and Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122). After him are Louis XVIII of France (1755), Gérard Depardieu (1948), Godfrey of Bouillon (1060), Joseph Bonaparte (1768), François Hollande (1954), and Pope Clement V (1264).


Among politicians born in France, Joachim Murat ranks 38Before him are Charles VIII of France (1470), Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor (1708), Hugh Capet (940), Charles VI of France (1368), Louis XII of France (1462), and Charles V of France (1338). After him are Louis XVIII of France (1755), Godfrey of Bouillon (1060), François Hollande (1954), Charles IX of France (1550), Henry II of England (1133), and Georges Pompidou (1911).