Josip Jelačić

1801 - 1859

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Count Josip Jelačić von Bužim (16 October 1801 – 20 May 1859; also spelled Jellachich, Jellačić or Hungarian: Jellasics; Croatian: Josip grof Jelačić Bužimski) was a Croatian lieutenant field marshal in a Imperial-Royal Army and politician, the Ban of Croatia between 23 March 1848 and 19 April 1859. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josip Jelačić has received more than 210,371 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Josip Jelačić is the 211th most popular military personnel (down from 170th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from Serbia (down from 23rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Serbian Military Personnel.

Josip Jelačić is most famous for being the first king of Croatia and unifying the country.

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Among military personnels, Josip Jelačić ranks 211 out of 1,466Before him are Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Hasso von Manteuffel, Oenomaus, Tōgō Heihachirō, Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski, and Yue Fei. After him are Otto Carius, Emmanuel de Grouchy, marquis de Grouchy, Marcus Claudius Marcellus, Sejanus, Kurt Student, and Erhard Milch.

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Among people born in 1801, Josip Jelačić ranks 4Before him are Vincenzo Bellini, Brigham Young, and Gustav Fechner. After him are Frédéric Bastiat, John of Saxony, Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria, John Henry Newman, Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, Johannes Peter Müller, Joseph Plateau, and Mikhail Ostrogradsky. Among people deceased in 1859, Josip Jelačić ranks 9Before him are Alexis de Tocqueville, Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet, Oscar I of Sweden, John Vianney, Wilhelm Grimm, and Washington Irving. After him are Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies, Carl Ritter, Louis Spohr, Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, Bettina von Arnim, and Archduke John of Austria.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Josip Jelačić ranks 25 out of 469Before him are Stjepan Mesić (1934), Constantius III (370), Draža Mihailović (1893), Karađorđe (1768), Mátyás Rákosi (1892), and Marina Abramović (1946). After him are Stefan Lazarević (1374), Vuk Karadžić (1787), Novak Djokovic (1987), Maximinus II (270), Hostilian (230), and Alboin (530).


Among military personnels born in Serbia, Josip Jelačić ranks 2Before him are Draža Mihailović (1893). After him are Živojin Mišić (1855), Stepa Stepanović (1856), Duško Popov (1912), Milunka Savić (1890), Vetranio (300), and Petar Bojović (1858).