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Maeda Toshiie

1538 - 1599

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Maeda Toshiie (前田 利家, January 15, 1538 – April 27, 1599) was one of the leading generals of Oda Nobunaga following the Sengoku period of the 16th century extending to the Azuchi–Momoyama period. His preferred weapon was a yari and he was known as "Yari no Mataza" (槍の又左), Matazaemon (又左衛門) being his common name. He was the husband of Maeda Matsu. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maeda Toshiie has received more than 203,315 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Maeda Toshiie is the 4,433rd most popular politician (down from 4,200th in 2019), the 276th most popular biography from Japan (down from 255th in 2019) and the 92nd most popular Japanese Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Maeda Toshiie ranks 4,433 out of 15,710Before him are Pedro Pires, Mao Anying, Fruela II of Asturias, Vsevolod the Big Nest, Brigitte Bierlein, and Hedvig Sophia of Sweden. After him are Antiochus X Eusebes, Agrippa Menenius Lanatus, Abdul Rashid Dostum, Fuchai, Emperor Xiaozong of Song, and Abdou Diouf.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1538, Maeda Toshiie ranks 5Before him are Charles Borromeo, Christopher Clavius, Caesar Baronius, and Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua. After him are Giovanni Battista Guarini, Louis of Nassau, Turibius of Mogrovejo, Hōjō Ujimasa, Infanta Maria of Guimarães, and Ashikaga Yoshihide. Among people deceased in 1599, Maeda Toshiie ranks 5Before him are Edmund Spenser, Gabrielle d'Estrées, Beatrice Cenci, and Luca Marenzio. After him are Andrew Báthory, Chōsokabe Motochika, Eknath, Menocchio, Archduchess Catherine Renata of Austria, Cornelis de Houtman, and Francisco Guerrero.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Maeda Toshiie ranks 276 out of 5,560Before him are Emperor Seinei (444), Ken Noritake (1922), Shūsaku Endō (1923), Osamu Shimomura (1928), Masahiro Hamazaki (1940), and Hiroshi Yamauchi (1927). After him are Emperor Sutoku (1119), Sada Abe (1905), Ko Takamoro (1907), Kazuko Hironaka (1950), Kōnosuke Matsushita (1894), and Hideo Kojima (1963).

Among POLITICIANS In Japan

Among politicians born in Japan, Maeda Toshiie ranks 92Before him are Katō Kiyomasa (1561), Nobuyuki Abe (1875), Empress Genshō (680), Ashikaga Yoshimitsu (1358), Prince Naruhiko Higashikuni (1887), and Emperor Seinei (444). After him are Emperor Sutoku (1119), Emperor Ingyō (376), Minoru Genda (1904), Yukio Hatoyama (1947), Emperor Shōkō (1401), and Takahito, Prince Mikasa (1915).