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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; 17 October 1588 in Trento – 25 April 1647 in Vienna) was an Italian professional soldier during the Thirty Years' War. He distinguished himself in the first half of the war in service of the Catholic League, in the War of the Mantuan Succession, and as one of Albrecht von Wallenstein's Generals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Gallas has received more than 66,064 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Matthias Gallas is the 5,137th most popular politician (down from 5,070th in 2019), the 1,483rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,515th in 2019) and the 363rd most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Matthias Gallas ranks 5,137 out of 15,577Before him are Wei Zheng, Emperor Zhi of Han, Andrew, Duke of Calabria, Yaropolk II of Kiev, Chungnyeol of Goryeo, and Leo Jogiches. After him are Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Harpalus, Joan Blaeu, Priscus Attalus, Al-Adil II, and Imran Khan.

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Among people born in 1584, Matthias Gallas ranks 8Before him are Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, William Baffin, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange, Francisco de Quevedo, Catherine of Sweden, Countess Palatine of Kleeburg, and Yuan Chonghuan. After him are Herman Wrangel, Cornelis de Vos, Melchior Grodziecki, Grégoire de Saint-Vincent, Caspar Barlaeus, and Hu Zhengyan. Among people deceased in 1647, Matthias Gallas ranks 5Before him are Evangelista Torricelli, Bonaventura Cavalieri, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange, and Peter Mogila. After him are Zhang Xianzhong, Giovanni Lanfranco, Sebastiaen Vrancx, Zhu Yuyue, Masaniello, Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, and Pietro Carrera.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Matthias Gallas ranks 1,483 out of 4,668Before him are Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (1727), Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi (1566), Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta (1898), Andrew, Duke of Calabria (1327), Arsenius the Great (354), and Boris Pahor (1913). After him are Elisabetta Sirani (1638), Alessandro Magnasco (1667), Simon of Sicily (1093), Lea Massari (1933), Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena (1698), and Gillo Pontecorvo (1919).


Among politicians born in Italy, Matthias Gallas ranks 363Before him are Marcia (200), Ludovico III Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua (1412), John Parricida (1290), Philip I, Prince of Taranto (1278), Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta (1898), and Andrew, Duke of Calabria (1327). After him are Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena (1698), Marcus Terentius Varro Lucullus (-116), Gian Maria Visconti (1388), Dino Grandi (1895), Desiderata of the Lombards (754), and Lucius Aemilius Paullus (-300).