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Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg

1817 - 1905

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Adolphe (Adolf Wilhelm August Karl Friedrich; 24 July 1817 – 17 November 1905) was Grand Duke of Luxembourg from 23 November 1890 to his death on 17 November 1905. The first grand duke from the House of Nassau-Weilburg, he succeeded King William III of the Netherlands, ending the personal union between the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg has received more than 343,222 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg is the 1,971st most popular politician (down from 1,876th in 2019), the 564th most popular biography from Germany (down from 504th in 2019) and the 144th most popular German Politician.

Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, was a monarch of the House of Nassau-Weilburg and the first monarch of Luxembourg from the House of Nassau. He was the son of William I of the Netherlands and Wilhelmina of Prussia.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 1,971 out of 15,710Before him are Desiderius, Maymunah bint al-Harith, Louise of Orléans, Khasekhemwy, Donald Rumsfeld, and François Ravaillac. After him are Talal of Jordan, Jürgen Stroop, Ali Abdullah Saleh, François Darlan, Taichang Emperor, and Richard II, Duke of Normandy.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1817, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 7Before him are Henry David Thoreau, Theodor Mommsen, Bahá'u'lláh, Ivan Aivazovsky, William III of the Netherlands, and Louise of Hesse-Kassel. After him are Charles-François Daubigny, Archduke Albrecht, Duke of Teschen, Syed Ahmad Khan, Niels Gade, Princess Clémentine of Orléans, and Pierre Larousse. Among people deceased in 1905, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 6Before him are Jules Verne, William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Muhammad Abduh, Ernst Abbe, and Ferdinand von Richthofen. After him are Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia, Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders, Adolph Menzel, Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern, Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, and Élisée Reclus.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 564 out of 5,289Before him are Georg Elser (1903), Hans Spemann (1869), Adam of Bremen (null), Felix Hoffmann (1868), Johann Adolph Hasse (1699), and Sophia of Nassau (1836). After him are Jürgen Stroop (1895), Cunigunde of Luxembourg (978), Ulrich von Hutten (1488), Albrecht Kossel (1853), Johann Tetzel (1460), and Rupert, King of Germany (1352).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 144Before him are Walther Rathenau (1867), Victoria of Baden (1862), Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia (1892), Julia Drusilla (16), Otto Strasser (1897), and Heinrich Brüning (1885). After him are Jürgen Stroop (1895), Rupert, King of Germany (1352), John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg (1572), Hans Luther (1879), Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1673), and Hermann Müller (1876).