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Æthelred I, King of Wessex

837 - 871

Æthelred I, King of Wessex

Æthelred I (or Aethelred or Ethelred; Old English Æthel-ræd, meaning noble counsel; 845/848 to 871) was King of Wessex from 865 until his death. He was the fourth of five sons of King Æthelwulf of Wessex, four of whom in turn became king. He succeeded his elder brother Æthelberht and was followed by his youngest brother, Alfred the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Æthelred I, King of Wessex has received more than 195,702 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,916th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Æthelred I, King of Wessex ranks 1,903 out of 14,801Before him are Ḫattušili III, Adolfo Suárez, Dagobert III, Paul Kruger, Werner von Fritsch, and Louise of Lorraine. After him are Kubrat, Halfdan the Black, Maria Sophie of Bavaria, Al-Nasir, Al-Mu'tasim, and Louis the Younger.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 837, Æthelred I, King of Wessex ranks 1After him is Al-Muntasir. Among people deceased in 871, Æthelred I, King of Wessex ranks 1

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Æthelred I, King of Wessex ranks 447 out of 5,347Before him are Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester (1532), Millvina Dean (1912), Joseph Lister (1827), Harthacnut (1018), Sid Vicious (1957), and Gregory Bateson (1904). After him are Henry Bessemer (1813), Albert Finney (1936), Martin Ryle (1918), Donald Winnicott (1896), Eadweard Muybridge (1830), and Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Æthelred I, King of Wessex ranks 74Before him are Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (1550), Robert II of Scotland (1316), James IV of Scotland (1473), James I of Scotland (1394), Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester (1532), and Harthacnut (1018). After him are Edmund I (921), Edgar the Peaceful (943), Harold Macmillan (1894), James II of Scotland (1430), James Francis Edward Stuart (1688), and Arthur Balfour (1848).