Tavo Burat

1932 - 2009

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Tavo Burat (born Gustavo Buratti Zanchi, 22 May 1932 – 8 December 2009) was an Italian Waldensian writer and journalist. Burat spent much of his life defending the Piedmontese language island. Beginning in 1964, Burat was the secretary of an international association that defends languages and cultures threatened with extinction. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tavo Burat has received more than 11,225 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Tavo Burat is the 1,850th most popular writer (down from 1,814th in 2019), the 1,821st most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,734th in 2019) and the 128th most popular Italian Writer.

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Among writers, Tavo Burat ranks 1,850 out of 5,794Before him are Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Ross Macdonald, Eva Schloss, Stephen Crane, François Pierre La Varenne, and Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq. After him are Avraham Stern, Niccolò de' Niccoli, Rómulo Gallegos, Herodas, Henrik Wergeland, and Rolf Hochhuth.

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Among people born in 1932, Tavo Burat ranks 122Before him are Renato Martino, Harry Gregg, Naina Yeltsina, Kurt Diemberger, John G. Thompson, and Piper Laurie. After him are Amrish Puri, Anna Moffo, Michihiro Ozawa, Dino Sani, Geraldine McEwan, and Alfred Worden. Among people deceased in 2009, Tavo Burat ranks 83Before him are Edwin G. Krebs, Augusto Boal, Luís Cabral, Shi Pei Pu, Alicia de Larrocha, and Jack Kemp. After him are James Whitmore, Claude Berri, Susanna Agnelli, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Pat Hingle, and Brittany Murphy.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Tavo Burat ranks 1,821 out of 4,088Before him are Franco Battiato (1945), Peter Krešimir IV of Croatia (null), Nicola Romeo (1876), Masaniello (1620), Fede Galizia (1578), and Perctarit (645). After him are Niccolò de' Niccoli (1365), Giuseppe Terragni (1904), Natalie of Serbia (1859), Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma (1635), Antonio Rosmini (1797), and Paolo Veneziano (1300).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Tavo Burat ranks 128Before him are Philemon (-362), Corax of Syracuse (-500), Jacopone da Todi (1236), Aloysius Bertrand (1807), Frédéric Ozanam (1813), and Moschus (-200). After him are Niccolò de' Niccoli (1365), Catherine of Bologna (1413), Cesare Zavattini (1902), Luigi Illica (1857), Eugenio Barba (1936), and Ottavio Rinuccini (1562).