Victor Emmanuel III of Italy

1869 - 1947

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Victor Emmanuel III (Vittorio Emanuele Ferdinando Maria Gennaro di Savoia; Italian: Vittorio Emanuele III, Albanian: Viktor Emanueli III, Amharic: ቪቶርዮ አማኑኤል, romanized: Vītoriyo Āmanu’ēli; 11 November 1869 – 28 December 1947) reigned as King of Italy from 29 July 1900 until his abdication on 9 May 1946. He also reigned as Emperor of Ethiopia (1936–1941) and King of the Albanians (1939–1943). During his reign of nearly 46 years, which began after the assassination of his father Umberto I, the Kingdom of Italy became involved in two world wars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor Emmanuel III of Italy has received more than 2,611,469 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia. Victor Emmanuel III of Italy is the 340th most popular politician (down from 336th in 2019), the 164th most popular biography from Italy (up from 175th in 2019) and the 31st most popular Italian Politician.

Victor Emmanuel III was the King of Italy from 1900 to 1946. He is most famous for leading Italy into World War II and being overthrown by the Italian resistance movement.

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Among politicians, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy ranks 340 out of 15,710Before him are Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Numa Pompilius, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Ali Khamenei, Ahmed III, and Lucius Verus. After him are Pertinax, Baldwin IV of Jerusalem, Alaric I, Mahidevran, Louis II of Hungary, and George V.

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Among people born in 1869, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy ranks 5Before him are Mahatma Gandhi, Henri Matisse, Grigori Rasputin, and André Gide. After him are Neville Chamberlain, Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, Nadezhda Krupskaya, Emma Goldman, Karl Haushofer, Fritz Pregl, and Gustaf Dalén. Among people deceased in 1947, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy ranks 4Before him are Max Planck, Henry Ford, and Al Capone. After him are Rudolf Höss, Aleister Crowley, Philipp Lenard, Kurt Lewin, Christian X of Denmark, Victor Horta, Jozef Tiso, and Raoul Wallenberg.

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Among people born in Italy, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy ranks 164 out of 4,088Before him are Guillaume Apollinaire (1880), Suetonius (70), Marcello Mastroianni (1924), Numa Pompilius (-753), Pope Paul V (1552), and Lucius Verus (130). After him are Pertinax (126), Pope Leo I (390), Pope Gregory XII (1335), Amedeo Avogadro (1776), Pope Sixtus V (1520), and Giorgione (1478).


Among politicians born in Italy, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy ranks 31Before him are Victor Emmanuel II of Italy (1820), Nerva (30), Cardinal Mazarin (1602), Galba (-3), Numa Pompilius (-753), and Lucius Verus (130). After him are Pertinax (126), Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor (1768), Vitellius (15), Didius Julianus (133), Tiberius Gracchus (-163), and Servius Tullius (-600).