Roger de Flor

1267 - 1305

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Roger de Flor (1267 – 30 April 1305), also known as Ruggero/Ruggiero da Fiore or Rutger von Blum or Ruggero Flores, was an Italian military adventurer and condottiere active in Aragonese Sicily, Italy, and the Byzantine Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger de Flor has received more than 184,336 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Roger de Flor is the 249th most popular military personnel (up from 328th in 2019), the 762nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 933rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Italian Military Personnel.

Roger de Flor was a Spanish pirate who is most famous for his raids on the Caribbean island of Hispaniola in the 1560s.

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Over the past year Roger de Flor has had the most page views in the with 34,443 views, followed by English (28,110), and Catalan (9,673). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ukrainian (235.91%), Arabic (157.57%), and Egyptian Arabic (95.10%)


Among military personnels, Roger de Flor ranks 249 out of 2,058Before him are Valery Gerasimov, Wu Sangui, Jan Henryk Dąbrowski, Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Vasily Stalin, and Eumenes. After him are Matthew C. Perry, Qutayba ibn Muslim, Jean Victor Marie Moreau, Karl Wolff, Italo Balbo, and Ivan Bagramyan.

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Among people born in 1267, Roger de Flor ranks 3Before him are Giotto, and James II of Aragon. After him are Emperor Go-Uda, Rainier I of Monaco, Lord of Cagnes, and Henry I, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen. Among people deceased in 1305, Roger de Flor ranks 4Before him are William Wallace, Joan I of Navarre, and Wenceslaus II of Bohemia. After him are John IV Laskaris, Guy, Count of Flanders, Roger of Lauria, Nicholas of Tolentino, Moses de León, Jean de Meun, Emperor Kameyama, and Maximus Planudes.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Roger de Flor ranks 762 out of 5,161Before him are Marie Joséphine of Savoy (1753), Curzio Malaparte (1898), Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749), Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1769), Louise of Orléans (1812), and Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici (1360). After him are Pope Anastasius II (450), Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este (1787), Luca Giordano (1634), Teia (550), Gianni Agnelli (1921), and Tarcisius (263).


Among military personnels born in Italy, Roger de Flor ranks 10Before him are Andrea Doria (1466), Gaius Julius Caesar (-135), Bohemond I of Antioch (1054), Matilda of Tuscany (1046), Giovanni Giustiniani (1418), and Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus (-229). After him are Italo Balbo (1896), Raimondo Montecuccoli (1609), Federico da Montefeltro (1422), Titus Labienus (-100), Sejanus (-20), and Emilio De Bono (1866).