Joseph Plunkett

1887 - 1916

Joseph Plunkett

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. Joseph Mary Plunkett was married to his childhood sweetheart Grace Gifford in 1916, 7 hours before he was killed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Plunkett has received more than 437,187 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,312th most popular politician.

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Joseph Plunkett ranks 13,180 out of 14,801Before him are Andy San Dimas, Emmanuel Nadingar, Gediminas Vagnorius, Howard Dean, Pierre Amine Gemayel, and Kenny Anthony. After him are Vano Merabishvili, Stephan Weil, Jack Lew, Vincenzo Sospiri, Claudette Werleigh, and Leo Varadkar.

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Among people born in 1887, Joseph Plunkett ranks 182Before him are Armen Ohanian, Karl Taylor Compton, Robinson Jeffers, Sigmund Romberg, Roland Young, and Lynn Fontanne. After him are William Frawley and Raymond Hatton. Among people deceased in 1916, Joseph Plunkett ranks 109Before him are Aeneas Mackintosh, Ishi, Tom Clarke, William Stanley Jr., Jørgen Pedersen Gram, and Éamonn Ceannt. After him are Thomas MacDonagh and Seán Mac Diarmada.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Joseph Plunkett ranks 264 out of 366Before him are Denis Irwin (1965), Terry Wogan (1938), Phil Hogan (1960), Seán Lemass (1899), Edward Carson (1854), and Damien Duff (1979). After him are Geraldine Somerville (1967), Tony Dunne (1941), Stephen Hunt (1981), Sheamus (1978), Finn Bálor (1981), and Dave Allen (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Joseph Plunkett ranks 51Before him are William Hobson (1792), William Paterson (1745), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Phil Hogan (1960), Seán Lemass (1899), and Edward Carson (1854). After him are John Redmond (1856), Seán Mac Diarmada (null), and Charlie McCreevy (1949).

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