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 12,868 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Tavo Burat is the 2,256th most popular writer (down from 1,849th in 2019), the 2,127th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,821st in 2019) and the 148th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Tavo Burat ranks 2,256 out of 5,755Before him are Mirza Shafi Vazeh, Akaki Tsereteli, Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski, Tobias Smollett, Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse, and Marie Under. After him are Phlegon of Tralles, Johann Peter Hebel, Karel Hynek Mácha, Robert Southey, Pentti Linkola, and Noël Coward.

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Among people born in 1932, Tavo Burat ranks 149Before him are Elena Poniatowska, Frances E. Allen, Joseph Zen, Javier Echevarría Rodríguez, Vasily Aksyonov, and József Antall. After him are Pentti Linkola, Tomohiko Ikoma, Nichelle Nichols, José Saraiva Martins, Dino Sani, and Bill Foulkes. Among people deceased in 2009, Tavo Burat ranks 99Before him are Edward Schillebeeckx, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Hortensia Bussi, Vasily Aksyonov, Inger Christensen, and Meir Amit. After him are Tomohiko Ikoma, Oleg Yankovsky, Manea Mănescu, Robert Enke, Stephen Toulmin, and Al Martino.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Tavo Burat ranks 2,127 out of 4,668Before him are Daniele Comboni (1831), Luca Toni (1977), Giovanni Dandolo (1300), Raginpert (662), Girolamo Priuli (1486), and Luigi De Magistris (1926). After him are Gianluca Pagliuca (1966), Domenico Tardini (1888), Domenico Tintoretto (1560), Antonio Bazzini (1818), Ercole de' Roberti (1450), and Ignazio Giunti (1941).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Tavo Burat ranks 148Before him are Martino Martini (1614), Giovanni Battista Guarini (1538), Lucilius Junior (6), Umberto Saba (1883), Gian Giorgio Trissino (1478), and Indro Montanelli (1909). After him are Salvadore Cammarano (1801), Luigi Pulci (1432), Giovanni Pascoli (1855), Apostolo Zeno (1668), Cangrande I della Scala (1291), and Giovanni de' Bardi (1534).