Miguel Primo de Rivera

1870 - 1930

Miguel Primo de Rivera

Miguel Primo de Rivera y Orbaneja, 2nd Marquess of Estella, 22nd Count of Sobremonte (8 January 1870 – 16 March 1930), was a dictator, aristocrat, and military officer who served as Prime Minister of Spain from 1923 to 1930 during Spain's Restoration era. He deeply believed that it was the politicians who had ruined Spain and that governing without them he could restore the nation. His slogan was "Country, Religion, Monarchy." Historians depict him as an inept dictator who lacked clear ideas and political acumen, and who alienated his potential supporters such as the army. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Miguel Primo de Rivera has received more than 477,510 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,549th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Miguel Primo de Rivera ranks 1,540 out of 14,801Before him are Ptolemy VII Neos Philopator, Cuauhtémoc, Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria, Stephen, King of England, Chenghua Emperor, and Boris I of Bulgaria. After him are Xuande Emperor, Cevdet Sunay, Robert Ley, Magnus VI of Norway, Amaro Pargo, and Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma.

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Among people born in 1870, Miguel Primo de Rivera ranks 13Before him are Christian X of Denmark, Albert Fish, Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, Jules Bordet, William G. Morgan, and Lavr Kornilov. After him are Ivan Bunin, Karl Renner, Louis II, Prince of Monaco, Juho Kusti Paasikivi, Gustav Bauer, and Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck. Among people deceased in 1930, Miguel Primo de Rivera ranks 10Before him are Ilya Repin, Vladimir Mayakovsky, William Howard Taft, Fritz Pregl, Allvar Gullstrand, and Joan Gamper. After him are Christiaan Eijkman, D. H. Lawrence, Horst Wessel, Alfred von Tirpitz, Cosima Wagner, and Victoria of Baden.

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Among people born in Spain, Miguel Primo de Rivera ranks 139 out of 1,895Before him are Paco de Lucía (1947), Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1482), Isabella Clara Eugenia (1566), Vicente del Bosque (1950), John II of Aragon (1398), and Inês de Castro (1325). After him are Miguel de Unamuno (1864), Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Alfonso II of Aragon (1157), Abd al-Rahman II (788), Henry II of Castile (1334), and Paco Rabanne (1934).


Among politicians born in Spain, Miguel Primo de Rivera ranks 48Before him are Anna of Austria, Queen of Spain (1549), Elizabeth of Portugal (1271), Henry II of Navarre (1503), Alfonso VIII of Castile (1155), Isabella Clara Eugenia (1566), and John II of Aragon (1398). After him are Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Alfonso II of Aragon (1157), Abd al-Rahman II (788), Henry II of Castile (1334), Martin of Aragon (1356), and Joan II of Navarre (1311).

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