Publius Cornelius Dolabella

70 BC - 43 BC

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Publius Cornelius Dolabella (c. 85/69 – 43 BC, also known by his adoptive name Lentulus) was a Roman politician and general under the dictator Julius Caesar. He was by far the most important of the patrician Cornelii Dolabellae but he arranged for himself to be adopted into the plebeian Cornelii Lentuli so that he could become a plebeian tribune. He married Cicero's daughter, Tullia, although he frequently engaged in extramarital affairs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Publius Cornelius Dolabella has received more than 78,524 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Publius Cornelius Dolabella is the 4,875th most popular politician (down from 4,357th in 2019), the 1,459th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,310th in 2019) and the 358th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Publius Cornelius Dolabella ranks 4,875 out of 15,710Before him are Edigu, Choe Ryong-hae, Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi, Princess Maria of Greece and Denmark, Emperor Buretsu, and Rusa I. After him are Liudolf, Duke of Saxony, Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence, Prayut Chan-o-cha, Bernard of Italy, Francis II, Duke of Lorraine, and Al-Qadir.

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Among people born in 70 BC, Publius Cornelius Dolabella ranks 3Before him are Virgil and Scribonia.  Among people deceased in 43 BC, Publius Cornelius Dolabella ranks 7Before him are Cicero, Atia, Antipater the Idumaean, Quintus Tullius Cicero, Verres, and Aulus Hirtius. After him are Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus, Gaius Vibius Pansa Caetronianus, Quintus Pedius, Gaius Cassius Longinus Varus, Servius Sulpicius Rufus, and Servius Sulpicius Galba.

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Among people born in Italy, Publius Cornelius Dolabella ranks 1,459 out of 4,088Before him are Authari (540), Paolo Ruffini (1765), Carlo Scarpa (1906), Damiano Damiani (1922), Umberto Tozzi (1952), and Bernardino Ramazzini (1633). After him are Claudio Magris (1939), Bernardo Rossellino (1409), Salvatore Giuliano (1922), Odoric of Pordenone (1286), Agostino Casaroli (1914), and Scipione Borghese (1577).


Among politicians born in Italy, Publius Cornelius Dolabella ranks 358Before him are Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma (1612), Infanta Margarita, Duchess of Soria (1939), Aistulf (null), Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia (1773), Lambert of Italy (880), and Authari (540). After him are Altiero Spinelli (1907), Peter II of Sicily (1305), Alfonso III d'Este, Duke of Modena (1591), Alberic II of Spoleto (911), Pietro II Orseolo (961), and Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse (1926).