Letizia Ramolino

1750 - 1836

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Maria-Letizia Bonaparte (née Ramolino; 24 August 1750 or 1749 – 2 February 1836), known as Letizia Bonaparte, was a Corsican noblewoman and the mother of Napoleon I of France. She received the title "Madame Mère" (French for "Madame Mother") due to her status as the Emperor's mother. In 1764, she married Carlo Buonaparte, and the couple had eight children. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Letizia Ramolino has received more than 488,230 page views. Her biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Letizia Ramolino is the 484th most popular politician (up from 741st in 2019), the 204th most popular biography from France (up from 288th in 2019) and the 54th most popular French Politician.

Letizia Ramolino is most famous for being the wife of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.

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Among politicians, Letizia Ramolino ranks 484 out of 19,576Before her are Maximian, Hongwu Emperor, Idi Amin, Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Licinius, and John Hunyadi. After her are Neville Chamberlain, Yazid I, Fulgencio Batista, Edward VIII, Nicolas Sarkozy, and Syngman Rhee.

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Among people born in 1750, Letizia Ramolino ranks 2Before her is Antonio Salieri. After her are Ali Pasha of Ioannina, Tipu Sultan, Caroline Herschel, Frederick Augustus I of Saxony, Archduchess Maria Johanna Gabriela of Austria, Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Francisco de Miranda, Heshen, Murad Bey, and Maria Beatrice d'Este, Duchess of Massa. Among people deceased in 1836, Letizia Ramolino ranks 3Before her are André-Marie Ampère, and Charles X of France. After her are James Madison, Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, William Godwin, Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, Davy Crockett, Marie-Anne Paulze Lavoisier, Maria Malibran, and Claude-Louis Navier.

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Among people born in France, Letizia Ramolino ranks 204 out of 6,770Before her are Pope Gregory XI (1370), Erik Satie (1866), Guy of Lusignan (1150), Charles the Bold (1433), François Truffaut (1932), and Alexis de Tocqueville (1805). After her are Nicolas Sarkozy (1955), Jean Marais (1913), Jean-Luc Godard (1930), Roland Barthes (1915), Margaret of Valois (1553), and Charles IV of France (1294).


Among politicians born in France, Letizia Ramolino ranks 54Before her are Louis VIII of France (1187), Francis II of France (1544), Louis X of France (1289), Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou (1113), Louis Bonaparte (1778), and Guy of Lusignan (1150). After her are Nicolas Sarkozy (1955), Charles IV of France (1294), Philip V of France (1293), John II of France (1319), Charles the Simple (879), and Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619).