Ælla of Northumbria

800 - 867

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Ælla (or Ælle or Aelle) (fl. 866; died 21 March 867) was King of Northumbria, a kingdom in medieval England, during the middle of the 9th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ælla of Northumbria has received more than 1,488,629 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Ælla of Northumbria is the 795th most popular politician (up from 1,438th in 2019), the 211th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 345th in 2019) and the 44th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Ælla of Northumbria ranks 795 out of 15,710. Before him are Zeno, Kurt von Schleicher, John III of Sweden, Jovian, John I Tzimiskes, and Jeroboam. After him are Cato the Younger, Magnus Maximus, John of Bohemia, Fahd of Saudi Arabia, Dick Cheney, and Ivan VI of Russia.

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Among people born in 800, Ælla of Northumbria ranks 4Before him are Björn Ironside, Ecgberht, King of Wessex, and Pope Nicholas I. After him are Pope Boniface VI, Pope Adrian III, Pope Sergius II, Horik I, Offa of Mercia, Fatima al-Fihri, Thomas the Slav, and Antipope Philip. Among people deceased in 867, Ælla of Northumbria ranks 2Before him is Pope Nicholas I. After him are Michael III, Theodora, George Hamartolos, and Galindo Aznárez I.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ælla of Northumbria ranks 211 out of 6,924. Before him are Henrietta of England (1644), James V of Scotland (1512), William Ramsay (1852), Saint Ursula (400), Edmond Halley (1656), and Anna Wintour (1949). After him are James George Frazer (1854), Ozzy Osbourne (1948), Charles II of England (1630), Charles Thomson Rees Wilson (1869), Catherine Howard (1523), and Anne Brontë (1820).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Ælla of Northumbria ranks 44Before him are Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830), Henry III of England (1207), Boudica (33), Henry I of England (1068), Harold Wilson (1916), and James V of Scotland (1512). After him are Charles II of England (1630), Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900), Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545), Arthur Henderson (1863), Benjamin Disraeli (1804), and Ælfweard of Wessex (904).