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Vittorio Alfieri

1749 - 1803

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Count Vittorio Alfieri (, also US: , Italian: [vitˈtɔːrjo alˈfjɛːri]; 16 January 1749 – 8 October 1803) was an Italian dramatist and poet, considered the "founder of Italian tragedy." He wrote nineteen tragedies, sonnets, satires, and a notable autobiography. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vittorio Alfieri has received more than 163,043 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Vittorio Alfieri is the 1,304th most popular writer (down from 1,296th in 2019), the 1,426th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,386th in 2019) and the 101st most popular Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Vittorio Alfieri ranks 1,304 out of 5,755Before him are Robin Hobb, Jan Kochanowski, Friedrich Maximilian Klinger, Nadezhda Mandelstam, Christian Friedrich Hebbel, and Francesco Maria Piave. After him are Ignazio Silone, Naim Frashëri, James Baldwin, Marcus Tullius Tiro, Yosano Akiko, and Clément Marot.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1749, Vittorio Alfieri ranks 14Before him are Yolande de Polastron, Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe, Lorenzo Da Ponte, Daniel Rutherford, Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, and Adélaïde Labille-Guiard. After him are Abraham Gottlob Werner, Alexander Radishchev, Johann Nikolaus Forkel, Georg Joseph Vogler, Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, and Martin Vahl. Among people deceased in 1803, Vittorio Alfieri ranks 11Before him are Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia, Franz Xaver Süssmayr, Louis I of Etruria, Samuel Adams, and Adélaïde Labille-Guiard. After him are Louis Claude de Saint-Martin, Ercole III d'Este, Duke of Modena, Xenia of Saint Petersburg, Ami Argand, Kirill Razumovski, and Gottfried van Swieten.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Vittorio Alfieri ranks 1,426 out of 4,668Before him are Praxedes (100), Paula of Rome (347), Francesco Maria Piave (1810), Carlo Scarpa (1906), Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1538), and Frederick IV, Duke of Austria (1382). After him are Ignazio Silone (1900), Giovanni Ferrari (1907), Marcus Tullius Tiro (-103), Philippe Buonarroti (1761), Antonio Segni (1891), and Renato Dulbecco (1914).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Vittorio Alfieri ranks 101Before him are Cornelius Gallus (-69), Quintus Fabius Pictor (-254), Giovanni Verga (1840), Thomas of Celano (1185), Maurus Servius Honoratus (363), and Francesco Maria Piave (1810). After him are Ignazio Silone (1900), Marcus Tullius Tiro (-103), Vladimir Bartol (1903), Ubertino of Casale (1259), Boris Pahor (1913), and Giovannino Guareschi (1908).