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Juan de Fuca

1536 - 1602

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Juan de Fuca (10 June 1536, Cefalonia – 23 July 1602, Cefalonia) was a Greek pilot who served Philip II of Spain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan de Fuca has received more than 337,306 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Juan de Fuca is the 342nd most popular explorer (down from 311th in 2019), the 659th most popular biography from Greece (down from 604th in 2019) and the most popular Greek Explorer.

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Among explorers, Juan de Fuca ranks 342 out of 405Before him are Georgy Sedov, Benjamin Morrell, John McDouall Stuart, Pyotr Chikhachyov, John Wesley Powell, and Edward Wilson. After him are Frank Wild, Clements Markham, Henri Duveyrier, Ivan Moskvitin, Edward Belcher, and Álvaro de Saavedra Cerón.

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Among people born in 1536, Juan de Fuca ranks 20Before him are Balthasar Russow, Juan de Mariana, Juan Fernández, Konoe Sakihisa, Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham, and Philibert, Margrave of Baden-Baden. After him is Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset. Among people deceased in 1602, Juan de Fuca ranks 12Before him are Ii Naomasa, Li Zhi, Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Kanijeli Siyavuş Pasha, Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin, and Caspar Peucer. After him is Thomas Morley.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Juan de Fuca ranks 659 out of 936Before him are Andreas Metaxas (1786), Ian Hamilton (1853), Stylianos Gonatas (1876), Theodoros Pangalos (1938), Georgios Papasideris (1875), and Theodoros Diligiannis (1820). After him are Themistoklis Sofoulis (1860), Yannis Tsarouchis (1910), Sakis Rouvas (1962), Pantelis Karasevdas (1876), Ange Postecoglou (1965), and Nikolaos Mantzaros (1795).

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Among explorers born in Greece, Juan de Fuca ranks 1