Philippe Buonarroti

1761 - 1837

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See also Filippo Buonarroti (1661–1733). Filippo Giuseppe Maria Ludovico Buonarroti, more usually referred to under the French version Philippe Buonarroti (11 November 1761 – 16 September 1837), was an Italian utopian socialist, writer, agitator, freemason, and conspirator; he was active in Corsica, France, and Geneva. His History of Babeuf’s Conspiracy of Equals (1828) became a quintessential text for revolutionaries, inspiring such socialists as Blanqui and Marx. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Buonarroti has received more than 97,493 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Philippe Buonarroti is the 4,299th most popular politician (up from 4,847th in 2019), the 1,293rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,426th in 2019) and the 297th most popular Italian Politician.

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Over the past year Philippe Buonarroti has had the most page views in the with 14,314 views, followed by Italian (13,655), and French (6,082). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Kazakh (214.23%), Chinese (121.76%), and Egyptian Arabic (89.01%)


Among politicians, Philippe Buonarroti ranks 4,299 out of 19,576Before him are Hermann II, Count of Celje, Emperor Ai of Han, Princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom, François Tombalbaye, Isabella, Queen of Armenia, and Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy. After him are Alfonso V of León, Adolph Joffe, Ahmadou Ahidjo, Robert Clive, Gavril Radomir of Bulgaria, and Skirgaila.

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Among people born in 1761, Philippe Buonarroti ranks 9Before him are Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly, Marie Tussaud, Jan Potocki, Christiaan Hendrik Persoon, William Carey, and August von Kotzebue. After him are Jean-Charles Pichegru, Sineperver Sultan, Louis-Léopold Boilly, Antoine Barnave, Smithson Tennant, and José, Prince of Brazil. Among people deceased in 1837, Philippe Buonarroti ranks 13Before him are Giacomo Leopardi, Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Georg Büchner, François Gérard, Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands, and John Field. After him are Duke Pius August in Bavaria, Frederick Francis I, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Adam Afzelius, Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria, 10th Dalai Lama, and Ludwig Börne.

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Among people born in Italy, Philippe Buonarroti ranks 1,293 out of 5,161Before him are Irnerius (1050), Archduke Rainer Joseph of Austria (1783), Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1870), Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1777), Alessandro Stradella (1643), and Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy (1843). After him are Vito Volterra (1860), Giovanni Papini (1881), Francesco Maria Piave (1810), Gianni Vattimo (1936), Lucilio Vanini (1585), and Amintore Fanfani (1908).


Among politicians born in Italy, Philippe Buonarroti ranks 297Before him are Iullus Antonius (-43), Agrippa Postumus (-12), Archduke Rainer Joseph of Austria (1783), Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1870), Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1777), and Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy (1843). After him are Amintore Fanfani (1908), Andrea Dandolo (1306), Authari (540), Louis II, Elector of Brandenburg (1328), Marino Faliero (1274), and Dion of Syracuse (-409).