Valeriano Weyler

1838 - 1930

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Valeriano Weyler y Nicolau, 1st Duke of Rubí, 1st Marquess of Tenerife (17 September 1838 – 20 October 1930) was a Spanish general and colonial administrator who served as the Governor-General of the Philippines and Cuba, and later as Spanish Minister for War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valeriano Weyler has received more than 265,067 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Valeriano Weyler is the 12,556th most popular politician (down from 11,723rd in 2019), the 1,227th most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,121st in 2019) and the 355th most popular Spanish Politician.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Over the past year Valeriano Weyler has had the most page views in the with 33,017 views, followed by Spanish (31,098), and Catalan (2,727). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Portuguese (830.49%), French (137.99%), and Slovenian (67.36%)


Among politicians, Valeriano Weyler ranks 12,556 out of 19,576Before him are Pedro Passos Coelho, Jia Qinglin, Fausta, Phan Văn Khải, Andrey Osterman, and José Mário Vaz. After him are Radu II of Wallachia, Masaharta, Leontia, Lucius Calpurnius Piso Frugi Licinianus, Nabu-mukin-zeri, and Siegfried Buback.

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Among people born in 1838, Valeriano Weyler ranks 74Before him are Yisrael Meir Kagan, James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, Karl Davydov, John Hay, Emil Frey, and Henry Adams. After him are Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu, Raffaello Giovagnoli, Jules Méline, Édouard Colonne, Eli Lilly, and Toyohara Chikanobu. Among people deceased in 1930, Valeriano Weyler ranks 81Before him are Misuzu Kaneko, Władysław Horodecki, Alexander Bogomazov, Herbert Hall Turner, Glenn Curtiss, and Joseph Achille Le Bel. After him are Anna Lea Merritt, Mary Harris Jones, Enrico Forlanini, Albert von Le Coq, Kakutsa Cholokashvili, and Prosper-René Blondlot.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Valeriano Weyler ranks 1,227 out of 3,355Before him are Juan Modesto (1906), Juan José Elhuyar (1754), Carmen Martín Gaite (1925), Ricardo Blázquez (1942), Juan Valera y Alcalá-Galiano (1824), and Isabel Coixet (1960). After him are Nicolás Monardes (1508), Rubén Baraja (1975), Marcos Alonso (1959), Paco Tous (1964), Baltasar Hidalgo de Cisneros (1756), and Francisco Cepeda (1906).


Among politicians born in Spain, Valeriano Weyler ranks 355Before him are Víctor Balaguer i Cirera (1824), Ismail II of Granada (1338), Enrique Barón Crespo (1944), José Moñino, 1st Count of Floridablanca (1728), Manuela Carmena (1944), and Blas Infante (1885). After him are Baltasar Hidalgo de Cisneros (1756), Manuel García-Prieto, 1st Marquess of Alhucemas (1859), Joaquín Almunia (1948), Beatrice of Navarre, Countess of La Marche (1392), Juan Álvarez Mendizábal (1790), and Juan García Oliver (1901).