Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho

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Otelo Nuno Romão Saraiva de Carvalho, GCL (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɔˈtɛlu sɐˈɾajvɐ dɨ kɐɾˈvaʎu]; born 31 August 1936), is a retired Portuguese military officer. He was the chief strategist of the 1974 Carnation Revolution in Lisbon. After the Revolution, Otelo assumed leadership roles in the first Portuguese Provisional Governments, alongside Vasco Gonçalves and Francisco da Costa Gomes, and as the head of military defense force COPCON. In 1976, Otelo ran in the first Portuguese presidential election, in which he placed second with the base of his support coming from the far-left. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho has received more than 109,763 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho is the 1,057th most popular military personnel, the 12th most popular biography from Mozambique and the most popular Mozambican Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho ranks 1,057 out of 1,466Before him are Paul Bader, Friedrich Freiherr Kress von Kressenstein, Samad bey Mehmandarov, Wilhelm Reinhard von Neipperg, Pyotr Koshevoy, and Khiuaz Dospanova. After him are Nuri Killigil, Petar Bojović, Hubert Lanz, Akashi Motojiro, Gonzalo Queipo de Llano, and Andrés Avelino Cáceres.

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Among people born in 1936, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho ranks 202Before him are Antonio López García, Andrej Kvašňák, Joe Don Baker, Ferran Olivella, Leonid Kuravlyov, and Jim Brown. After him are Antonio María Rouco Varela, Carl Icahn, A. S. Byatt, Mary Tyler Moore, Reiner Klimke, and Adem Demaçi.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho ranks 12 out of 31Before him are Carlos Queiroz (1953), Armando Guebuza (1943), Mário Coluna (1935), Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Afric Simone (1956), and Filipe Nyusi (1959). After him are Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), Ruy Guerra (1931), Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), Paulo Fonseca (1973), and Mia Couto (1955).


Among military personnels born in Mozambique, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho ranks 1