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Juan O'Donojú

1762 - 1821

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Juan de O'Donojú y O'Ryan (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxwan de oˌðonoˈxuj ˌoˈraʝan] (listen), 30 July 1762 – 8 October 1821) was a Spanish-Irish military officer, diplomat and Viceroy of New Spain from 21 July 1821 to 28 September 1821 during the Mexican War of Independence, he was the last viceroy of New Spain. He was appointed viceroy during the last stages of the Mexican War of Independence with the hopes of accommodating the Mexican independence movement, but upon his arrival to New Spain in August, 1821 O’Donoju found that the overwhelming majority of the nation had already been lost to Spain. He officially recognized Mexican independence through the Treaty of Córdoba, but died of pleurisy shortly after. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan O'Donojú has received more than 182,240 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Juan O'Donojú is the 8,794th most popular politician, the 794th most popular biography from Spain and the 278th most popular Spanish Politician.

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Among politicians, Juan O'Donojú ranks 8,794 out of 15,577Before him are Achille Van Acker, Anatoly Dobrynin, Charles IV of Anjou, Ngô Quyền, Arnaldo Ochoa, and Susana Higuchi. After him are Kong Jia, Dioncounda Traoré, Vincent-Marie Viénot, Count of Vaublanc, Ibrahim Bey, Toktu of Bulgaria, and Friedrich II, Duke of Anhalt.

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Among people born in 1762, Juan O'Donojú ranks 17Before him are Jacques Balmat, Pierre André Latreille, James Hoban, Giovanni Aldini, Jean-Étienne Championnet, and Spencer Perceval. After him are Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine, Herman Willem Daendels, Anton Bernolák, Christoph Wilhelm Hufeland, Jeremias Benjamin Richter, and Anton Aloys, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. Among people deceased in 1821, Juan O'Donojú ranks 13Before him are Franz Karl Achard, William I, Elector of Hesse, Johann Jacob Schweppe, Gregory V of Constantinople, Tudor Vladimirescu, and Jean Rapp. After him are Princess Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt, José Miguel Carrera, Johann Peter Frank, Louis Claude Richard, Heinrich Kuhl, and Jean-Nicolas Corvisart.

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Among people born in Spain, Juan O'Donojú ranks 794 out of 2,932Before him are Ruy López de Villalobos (1500), Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz (1606), Chus Lampreave (1930), Luis Ricardo Falero (1851), Luis Molowny (1925), and Domingo de Soto (1494). After him are Julian of Toledo (642), Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa (1532), Joseph Albo (1380), Alfonso Sastre (1926), Adolfo Nicolás (1936), and Edmundo Suárez (1916).


Among politicians born in Spain, Juan O'Donojú ranks 278Before him are Constanza Manuel (1315), Ismail I of Granada (1279), Bera, Count of Barcelona (770), Yolande of Aragon, Duchess of Calabria (1273), Aioulf (400), and Wifred II, Count of Barcelona (900). After him are Emilio Castelar (1832), Jordi Pujol (1930), Lucius Cornelius Balbus (-100), Juan Belmonte (1892), Pedro González de Mendoza (1428), and Carlos Westendorp (1937).