Joseph Plunkett

1887 - 1916

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Joseph Mary Plunkett (Irish: Seosamh Máire Pluincéid, 21 November 1887 – 4 May 1916) was an Irish nationalist, republican, poet, journalist, revolutionary and a leader of the 1916 Easter Rising. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Plunkett has received more than 492,196 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Joseph Plunkett is the 13,895th most popular politician (down from 13,142nd in 2019), the 274th most popular biography from Ireland (down from 264th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular Irish Politician.

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Among politicians, Joseph Plunkett ranks 13,895 out of 15,710Before him are Neil Kinnock, Arta Dade, Anne-Marie Lizin, Solvita Āboltiņa, Ruth First, and Francis James Child. After him are Dietrich Stobbe, Edward Akufo-Addo, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rab Butler, Zoran Živković, and Eric Moussambani.

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Among people born in 1887, Joseph Plunkett ranks 210Before him are Ralph Ince, George Abbott, Karl Taylor Compton, Joseph Lamb, Sigmund Romberg, and Emilio Lunghi. After him are Victor d'Arcy, Clive Brook, Roland Young, Harry Hines Woodring, Lynn Fontanne, and Monte Blue. Among people deceased in 1916, Joseph Plunkett ranks 115Before him are Antonin Mercié, Aeneas Mackintosh, Cleveland Abbe, Alfred Cogniaux, Jørgen Pedersen Gram, and Tom Clarke. After him are Éamonn Ceannt, Seán Mac Diarmada, and Thomas MacDonagh.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Joseph Plunkett ranks 274 out of 460Before him are Tom Kiely (1869), Brian Shawe-Taylor (1915), William Hobson (1792), Colin O'Donoghue (1981), Geraldine Somerville (1967), and Edward Barrett (1877). After him are Robert Emmet (1778), Duncan Hamilton (1920), Albert Reynolds (1932), George Brent (1904), Denis Irwin (1965), and Jack Lynch (1917).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Joseph Plunkett ranks 43Before him are Peter Sutherland (1946), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), Diarmait Mac Murchada (1110), Charles Haughey (1925), Cathal Brugha (1874), and William Hobson (1792). After him are Albert Reynolds (1932), Jack Lynch (1917), Richard Mulcahy (1886), Leo Varadkar (1979), William Paterson (1745), and Micheál Martin (1960).