Redvers Buller

1839 - 1908

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General Sir Redvers Henry Buller, (7 December 1839 – 2 June 1908) was a British Army officer and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Redvers Buller has received more than 175,039 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Redvers Buller is the 1,447th most popular military personnel (down from 1,175th in 2019), the 4,884th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 98th most popular British Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Redvers Buller ranks 1,447 out of 1,466. Before him are John O'Connor, Chelsea Manning, Raymond T. Odierno, Salman Raduyev, Thomas Blamey, and Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet. After him are Hugh McCulloch, Sékouba Konaté, Lynndie England, Mikhail Tolstykh, Andy Green, and Zaza Gogava.

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Among people born in 1839, Redvers Buller ranks 82Before him are Julius von Hann, John Aitken, Ivan Kuratov, John Ballance, John Butler Yeats, and Frances Willard. After him is George Clement Perkins. Among people deceased in 1908, Redvers Buller ranks 79Before him are Charles Augustus Young, Joel Chandler Harris, Ignacio de Veintemilla, John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun, Old Tom Morris, and John Taylor.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Redvers Buller ranks 4,884 out of 6,924. Before him are Ninian Stephen (1923), Vanessa Angel (1966), Brian Labone (1940), Hero Fiennes-Tiffin (1997), Harry Atkinson (1831), and Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet (1803). After him are Dawn French (1957), Craig Bellamy (1979), Roger Taylor (1960), Lynne Ramsay (1969), Paula Radcliffe (1973), and Anna Chancellor (1965).


Among military personnels born in United Kingdom, Redvers Buller ranks 98Before him are Frederick E. Morgan (1894), John Dill (1881), Andy McNab (1959), Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy (1862), Max Horton (1883), and Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet (1803). After him are Andy Green (1962), Alexander Windsor, Earl of Ulster (1974), and Captain Tom (1920).