Rachele Mussolini

1890 - 1979

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Rachele Mussolini (née Guidi; 11 April 1890 – 30 October 1979), also known (particularly in Italy) as Donna Rachele (Italian for "Lady Rachael"), was the second wife of Italian dictator and fascist leader Benito Mussolini, the daughter-in-law of Alessandro Mussolini and Rosa Mussolini and the sister-in-law of Arnaldo Mussolini. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rachele Mussolini has received more than 840,482 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rachele Mussolini is the 188th most popular companion (up from 195th in 2019), the 875th most popular biography from Italy (up from 887th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Italian Companion.

Rachele Mussolini was the wife of Benito Mussolini, the dictator of Italy. She was most famous for being the wife of a dictator and for her support of fascism.

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Among companions, Rachele Mussolini ranks 188 out of 687Before her are María Isabella of Spain, Arsinoe II, Fredegund, Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile, Princess Charlotte of Prussia, and Blanche of Burgundy. After her are Amélie of Orléans, Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain, Barbara Radziwiłł, Maria Amalia of Austria, Matilda of Ringelheim, and Francis, Duke of Cádiz.

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Among people born in 1890, Rachele Mussolini ranks 31Before her are Franz Werfel, Fanny Kaplan, Michael Collins, Victor Lustig, Bohuslav Martinů, and Giorgio Morandi. After her are Anthony Fokker, Groucho Marx, Hermann Joseph Muller, Hans-Valentin Hube, Eduard Dietl, and Viktor Lutze. Among people deceased in 1979, Rachele Mussolini ranks 27Before her are Mustafa Barzani, Reinhard Gehlen, Nadia Boulanger, Ernst Chain, Shin'ichirō Tomonaga, and Francisco Macías Nguema. After her are Wilhelm Bittrich, Sonia Delaunay, Bertil Ohlin, Werner Forssmann, Mary Pickford, and Jean Seberg.

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Among people born in Italy, Rachele Mussolini ranks 875 out of 4,088Before her are Galeazzo Maria Sforza (1444), Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608), Giovanni Pisano (1248), Herod Agrippa II (28), Gianluigi Buffon (1978), and Antipope Clement III (1025). After her are Elena Cornaro Piscopia (1646), Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1843), Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Alessandro Marcello (1673), Renata Tebaldi (1922), and Francesco Hayez (1791).


Among companions born in Italy, Rachele Mussolini ranks 21Before her are Marie Adélaïde of Savoy (1685), Maria Luisa of Savoy (1688), Margherita of Savoy (1851), Clementia of Hungary (1293), Faustina the Elder (105), and Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (1806). After her are Julia (-76), Constance of Sicily, Queen of Aragon (1249), Bruttia Crispina (164), Vibia Sabina (86), Adelaide of Austria (1822), and Mary of Modena (1658).