Sandro Pertini

1896 - 1990

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Alessandro "Sandro" Pertini (Italian: [(ales)ˈsandro perˈtiːni]; 25 September 1896 – 24 February 1990) was an Italian socialist politician and statesman who served as the president of Italy from 1978 to 1985. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sandro Pertini has received more than 499,582 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Sandro Pertini is the 2,746th most popular politician (up from 2,978th in 2019), the 927th most popular biography from Italy (up from 988th in 2019) and the 192nd most popular Italian Politician.

Sandro Pertini was an Italian politician who served as the seventh President of the Italian Republic, from 1978 to 1985.

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Among politicians, Sandro Pertini ranks 2,746 out of 19,576Before him are Catherine of Braganza, Clovis IV, Emperor Yingzong of Song, Huneric, William I of Württemberg, and Quirinius. After him are Empress Xiaoyichun, Milan Nedić, Tokugawa Iemitsu, Yevgeny Primakov, César Gaviria, and Liu Bian.

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Among people born in 1896, Sandro Pertini ranks 37Before him are Erich Koch, Célestin Freinet, Howard Hawks, John Dos Passos, A. J. Cronin, and Helen of Greece and Denmark. After him are Anastasio Somoza García, Lewis Strauss, David Alfaro Siqueiros, Rolf Maximilian Sievert, Nobusuke Kishi, and Tina Modotti. Among people deceased in 1990, Sandro Pertini ranks 25Before him are John Bowlby, Tunku Abdul Rahman, Lawrence Durrell, Bruno Bettelheim, Ilya Frank, and Robert Hofstadter. After him are Jacques Demy, Keith Haring, Boris Shcherbina, Oldřich Nejedlý, Barbara Stanwyck, and Bruno Kreisky.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Sandro Pertini ranks 927 out of 5,161Before him are Sejanus (-20), Sebastiano Serlio (1475), Poggio Bracciolini (1380), Epicharmus of Kos (-524), Antonio Tabucchi (1943), and Quirinius (-45). After him are Andrea Luchesi (1741), Natalia Ginzburg (1916), Carla Bruni (1967), Eleonora Gonzaga (1630), Maximilian Sforza (1493), and Arrigo Boito (1842).


Among politicians born in Italy, Sandro Pertini ranks 192Before him are Cola di Rienzo (1313), Robert I, Duke of Parma (1848), Dionysius II of Syracuse (-397), William I of Sicily (1126), Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus (-300), and Quirinius (-45). After him are Ferdinand Philippe, Duke of Orléans (1810), Servilia (-104), Nicola Amati (1596), Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases (1569), Filippo Maria Visconti (1392), and Odilo Globočnik (1904).