Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta

1417 - 1468

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Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta (19 June 1417 – 7 October 1468) was an Italian condottiero and nobleman, a member of the House of Malatesta and lord of Rimini and Fano from 1432. He was widely considered by his contemporaries as one of the most daring military leaders in Italy and commanded the Venetian forces in the 1465 campaign against the Ottoman Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta has received more than 165,988 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta is the 3,634th most popular politician (up from 4,060th in 2019), the 1,138th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,227th in 2019) and the 244th most popular Italian Politician.

Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta was a lord and military leader in the Italian city of Rimini. He is most famous for being a patron of the arts and architecture, including commissioning the Tempio Malatestiano in Rimini.

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Over the past year Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta has had the most page views in the with 22,537 views, followed by Italian (21,366), and Russian (9,567). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Catalan (54.82%), Slovenian (40.73%), and Latin (40.23%)


Among politicians, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 3,634 out of 19,576Before him are Gabriel Narutowicz, Charles II, Duke of Parma, Anna Leopoldovna, Amine Gemayel, Pál Schmitt, and Maria of Yugoslavia. After him are Muyeol of Silla, Sisowath Monivong, Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Liutprand, King of the Lombards, and Robert I, Count of Artois.

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Among people born in 1417, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 4Before him are Sejo of Joseon, Pope Paul II, and Nicholas of Flüe. After him are Stefan Branković, Louis IX, Duke of Bavaria, George VIII of Georgia, Jöns Bengtsson Oxenstierna, Sin Sukju, and Frederick I, Count Palatine of Simmern. Among people deceased in 1468, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 6Before him are Johannes Gutenberg, Skanderbeg, Sejo of Joseon, Abu'l-Khayr Khan, and Jean de Dunois. After him are Juana Enríquez, Bianca Maria Visconti, Alfonso, Prince of Asturias, Zara Yaqob, and Francesco Squarcione.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 1,138 out of 5,161Before him are Liutprand of Cremona (922), Taddeo Gaddi (1290), Romano Guardini (1885), Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1843), Giovanni Battista Riccioli (1598), and Lorenzo Monaco (1370). After him are William III of Sicily (1185), Francesco Albani (1578), Vladimir Bartol (1903), Ivanoe Bonomi (1873), Carlo Ginzburg (1939), and Gillo Pontecorvo (1919).


Among politicians born in Italy, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 244Before him are Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma (1503), Tigellinus (10), Verres (-120), Ferdinand II of Naples (1467), Liutprand of Cremona (922), and Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1843). After him are William III of Sicily (1185), Ivanoe Bonomi (1873), Constantius Gallus (325), Bianca Cappello (1548), Maria Theresa of Austria (1767), and Giovanni Leone (1908).