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Tatya Tope

1814 - 1859

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Tantia Tope (also spelled Tatya Tope, Marathi pronunciation: [t̪aːt̪ʲa ʈoːpe]; 16 February 1814 — 18 April 1859) was a notable commander in the Indian Rebellion of 1857.Born as Ramachandra Panduranga Yewalkar to a Marathi Deshastha Brahmin family, in Yeola, (near Nasik). Tantia took on the title Tope, meaning commanding officer. His first name Tantia means General. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tatya Tope has received more than 1,296,965 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Tatya Tope is the 920th most popular military personnel, the 262nd most popular biography from India and the 3rd most popular Indian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Tatya Tope ranks 920 out of 1,468Before him are Dimitrios Loundras, Yevgeny Miller, Georgios Karaiskakis, Eugen Ritter von Schobert, Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, and Mitrofan Nedelin. After him are Charles Eugène de Croÿ, Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev, Blas de Lezo, Gylippus, Dimitrios Ioannidis, and Pedro Eugenio Aramburu.

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Among people born in 1814, Tatya Tope ranks 34Before him are Ernst Curtius, August Grisebach, Eduard Zeller, Kamehameha III, Adolf von Henselt, and Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. After him are Josif Pančić, Mehmed Fuad Pasha, Rafael Carrera, Pierre Wantzel, Bhanubhakta Acharya, and Auguste Clésinger. Among people deceased in 1859, Tatya Tope ranks 33Before him are Robert Stephenson, Louis Poinsot, Yoshida Shōin, Muhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi, Princess Anna of Saxony, and Zygmunt Krasiński. After him are Sergey Aksakov, Carl Adolph Agardh, F. J. Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, William Cranch Bond, Walter Hunt, and William H. Prescott.

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Among people born in India, Tatya Tope ranks 262 out of 1,493Before him are Sanghamitta (-281), Idries Shah (1924), Mir Osman Ali Khan (1886), Farrukhsiyar (1685), Bahubali (null), and Akbar II (1760). After him are Zeb-un-Nissa (1638), Liaquat Ali Khan (1895), Jaya Bachchan (1948), Mastani (1699), Sarada Devi (1853), and Savitri (1936).


Among military personnels born in India, Tatya Tope ranks 3Before him are Kim Philby (1912) and Baji Rao I (1700). After him are Rash Behari Bose (1886), Mad Mike Hoare (1919), Frederick Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts (1832), Orde Wingate (1903), Bipin Rawat (1958), John Frost (1912), Sam Manekshaw (1914), John Hunt, Baron Hunt (1910), and Kenneth Anderson (1891).