Josip Broz Tito

1892 - 1980

Photo of Josip Broz Tito

Icon of person Josip Broz Tito

Josip Broz (Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic: Јосип Броз, pronounced [jǒsip brôːz]; 7 May 1892 – 4 May 1980), commonly known as Tito (; Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic: Тито, pronounced [tîto]), was a Yugoslav communist revolutionary and statesman, serving in various positions from 1943 until his death in 1980. During World War II, he was the leader of the Yugoslav Partisans, often regarded as the most effective resistance movement in German-occupied Europe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josip Broz Tito has received more than 6,483,258 page views. His biography is available in 96 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 95 in 2019). Josip Broz Tito is the 48th most popular politician (down from 46th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Croatia (down from 1st in 2019) and the most popular Croatian Politician.

Josip Broz Tito was the first president of Yugoslavia, and he is most famous for uniting the country after World War II.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 87.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 96

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 16.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Josip Broz Titos by language


Among politicians, Josip Broz Tito ranks 48 out of 15,710Before him are Maria Theresa, Martin Van Buren, Peter the Great, John F. Kennedy, Fidel Castro, and Leon Trotsky. After him are Caligula, Hillary Clinton, Vladimir Putin, Trajan, Hammurabi, and Henry Kissinger.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1892, Josip Broz Tito ranks 2Before him is J. R. R. Tolkien. After him are Francisco Franco, Haile Selassie, Louis de Broglie, Walter Benjamin, Manfred von Richthofen, Ivo Andrić, Pearl S. Buck, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Zita of Bourbon-Parma, and Oliver Hardy. Among people deceased in 1980, Josip Broz Tito ranks 2Before him is Jean-Paul Sartre. After him are Alfred Hitchcock, John Lennon, Karl Dönitz, Jean Piaget, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Erich Fromm, Jesse Owens, Steve McQueen, Roland Barthes, and Bon Scott.

Others Born in 1892

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1980

Go to all Rankings

In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, Josip Broz Tito ranks 2 out of 518Before him are Nikola Tesla (1856). After him are Diocletian (244), Rudolf Steiner (1861), Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63), Valens (328), Valentinian I (321), Franjo Tuđman (1922), Pope John IV (600), Pope Caius (250), János Kádár (1912), and Roger Joseph Boscovich (1711).

Among POLITICIANS In Croatia

Among politicians born in Croatia, Josip Broz Tito ranks 1After him are Diocletian (244), Valens (328), Valentinian I (321), Franjo Tuđman (1922), János Kádár (1912), Crispus (305), Joanna II of Naples (1373), Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović (1968), Ivan Ribar (1881), Tomislav of Croatia (null), and Stjepan Radić (1871).