Juan Manuel de Rosas

1793 - 1877

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Juan Manuel José Domingo Ortiz de Rosas (30 March 1793 – 14 March 1877), nicknamed "Restorer of the Laws", was an Argentine politician and army officer who ruled Buenos Aires Province and briefly the Argentine Confederation. Although born into a wealthy family, Rosas independently amassed a personal fortune, acquiring large tracts of land in the process. Rosas enlisted his workers in a private militia, as was common for rural proprietors, and took part in the disputes that led to numerous civil wars in his country. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Manuel de Rosas has received more than 683,208 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Juan Manuel de Rosas is the 3,801st most popular politician (up from 3,863rd in 2019), the 44th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 43rd in 2019) and the 16th most popular Argentinean Politician.

Juan Manuel de Rosas was a governor of Argentina from 1829 to 1832 and 1835 to 1852. He is most famous for his authoritarian rule and pro-slavery policies.

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Among politicians, Juan Manuel de Rosas ranks 3,801 out of 19,576Before him are Jarmila Kratochvílová, Mithridates I of Pontus, Carolina Herrera, Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg, Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, and Lambert of Italy. After him are Tantamani, John Maurice, Prince of Nassau-Siegen, Boniface Alexandre, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Otto, Duke of Austria, and Sancho VI of Navarre.

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Among people born in 1793, Juan Manuel de Rosas ranks 4Before him are Ferdinand I of Austria, Victor of Aveyron, and Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von Struve. After him are Ján Kollár, Karl Ludwig Hencke, Josef Ressel, Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, Michel Chasles, Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller, Constantine Kanaris, and James Dunlop. Among people deceased in 1877, Juan Manuel de Rosas ranks 14Before him are Gustav, Prince of Vasa, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Sophie of Württemberg, Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, and Cornelius Vanderbilt. After him are Yaqub Beg, Hermann Grassmann, Nathan Bedford Forrest, Antoine Augustin Cournot, Ludwig Ritter von Köchel, and Constantine Kanaris.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Juan Manuel de Rosas ranks 44 out of 1,154Before him are Luis Monti (1901), Javier Zanetti (1973), Roberto Eduardo Viola (1924), Fernando de la Rúa (1937), Lucio Fontana (1899), and César Pelli (1926). After him are Carlos Bilardo (1938), Chris de Burgh (1948), Violet Jessop (1887), Carlos Monzón (1942), Jorge Valdano (1955), and Manuel Belgrano (1770).

Among POLITICIANS In Argentina

Among politicians born in Argentina, Juan Manuel de Rosas ranks 16Before him are Raúl Alfonsín (1927), Richard Walther Darré (1895), Reynaldo Bignone (1928), Mauricio Macri (1959), Roberto Eduardo Viola (1924), and Fernando de la Rúa (1937). After him are Violet Jessop (1887), Manuel Belgrano (1770), Eduardo Duhalde (1941), Carlos Saavedra Lamas (1878), Hipólito Yrigoyen (1852), and Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (1811).