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 125,049 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta is the 4,179th most popular politician (down from 4,152nd in 2019), the 1,305th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,265th in 2019) and the 312th 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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Among politicians, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 4,179 out of 15,710Before him are Dong Biwu, Piast the Wheelwright, Crocodile, Alexandre Pétion, Nikolay Shvernik, and Mihály Károlyi. After him are Princess Clémentine of Belgium, Saloninus, Samsu-iluna, Eleanor of Alburquerque, Marquis of Haihun, and Óscar Carmona.

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Among people born in 1417, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 4Before him are Pope Paul II, Sejo of Joseon, and Nicholas of Flüe. After him are Louis IX, Duke of Bavaria and Sin Sukju. Among people deceased in 1468, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 7Before him are Johannes Gutenberg, Skanderbeg, Sejo of Joseon, Jean de Dunois, Juana Enríquez, and Abu'l-Khayr Khan. After him are Bianca Maria Visconti, Alfonso, Prince of Asturias, Francesco Squarcione, and Zara Yaqob.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 1,305 out of 4,088Before him are Charles I, Duke of Savoy (1468), Adolfo Celi (1922), Lucio Fulci (1927), Massimo Moratti (1945), Carlo Maria Martini (1927), and Gabriele Amorth (1925). After him are Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua (1466), Salvatore Ferragamo (1898), Andreas Hofer (1767), Gianni Morandi (1944), Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz (1936), and Marcus Tullius Tiro (-103).


Among politicians born in Italy, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta ranks 312Before him are Lucius Munatius Plancus (-87), Mario Beccaria (1920), William III of Sicily (1185), Frank Lentini (1889), Vittorio Storaro (1940), and Charles I, Duke of Savoy (1468). After him are Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua (1466), Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz (1936), Giovanni Giolitti (1842), Quintus Aurelius Symmachus (340), Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta (1943), and Frederick of Naples (1451).