Matthias Gallas

1584 - 1647

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Matthias Gallas, Graf von Campo und Herzog von Lucera (Count of Campo, Duke of Lucera) (Matteo Gallasso; 16 September 1584 in Trento – 25 April 1647 in Vienna) was an Austrian soldier, who first saw service in Flanders, then in Savoy with the Spaniards, and subsequently joined the forces of the Catholic League as captain during the Thirty Years' War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Gallas has received more than 45,430 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Matthias Gallas is the 5,077th most popular politician (down from 4,876th in 2019), the 1,515th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,427th in 2019) and the 377th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Matthias Gallas ranks 5,077 out of 15,710Before him are Peter, Duke of Coimbra, Ram Khamhaeng, Joscelin III, Count of Edessa, Lionel of Antwerp, 1st Duke of Clarence, Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti, and Traidenis. After him are Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany, Emperor Go-Nara, Perdiccas I of Macedon, Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta, Anton Florian, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Emperor Go-Saga.

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Among people born in 1584, Matthias Gallas ranks 8Before him are Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange, William Baffin, Francisco de Quevedo, Catherine of Sweden, Countess Palatine of Kleeburg, and Yuan Chonghuan. After him are Cornelis de Vos, Herman Wrangel, Caspar Barlaeus, Francis Beaumont, Grégoire de Saint-Vincent, and Hu Zhengyan. Among people deceased in 1647, Matthias Gallas ranks 4Before him are Evangelista Torricelli, Bonaventura Cavalieri, and Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange. After him are Zhang Xianzhong, Peter Mogila, Giovanni Lanfranco, Masaniello, Sebastiaen Vrancx, Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, Pietro Carrera, and Christen Sørensen Longomontanus.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Matthias Gallas ranks 1,515 out of 4,088Before him are Giovanni Gronchi (1887), Cesare d'Este, Duke of Modena (1562), Riccardo Patrese (1954), Gaius Marius the Younger (-109), Margherita de' Medici (1612), and Bernardo Daddi (1290). After him are Adriano Banchieri (1568), Fausto Sozzini (1539), Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841), Zucchero Fornaciari (1955), James III of Majorca (1315), and Margherita Sarfatti (1880).


Among politicians born in Italy, Matthias Gallas ranks 377Before him are Isabella de' Medici (1542), Marcus Calpurnius Bibulus (-102), Giovanni Gronchi (1887), Cesare d'Este, Duke of Modena (1562), Gaius Marius the Younger (-109), and Margherita de' Medici (1612). After him are Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841), James III of Majorca (1315), Leonardo Loredan (1436), Theodora (900), Luigi Facta (1861), and Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy (1843).