Albert, Prince Consort

1819 - 1861

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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Franz August Karl Albert Emanuel; 26 August 1819 – 14 December 1861) was the husband of Queen Victoria. As such, he was consort of the British monarch from their marriage on 10 February 1840 until his death in 1861. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert, Prince Consort has received more than 16,009,647 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Albert, Prince Consort is the 50th most popular nobleman (down from 15th in 2019), the 215th most popular biography from Germany (down from 71st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular German Nobleman.

Albert, Prince Consort was Queen Victoria's husband and he was most famous for being her consort.

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Among noblemen, Albert, Prince Consort ranks 50 out of 1,415Before him are Pope Leo IX, Princess Sophie of Bavaria, Ramesses III, Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, Princess Märtha of Sweden, and Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten. After him are Afonso de Albuquerque, Raynald of Châtillon, Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, Alexandra Feodorovna, Rollo, and Empress Matilda.

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Among people born in 1819, Albert, Prince Consort ranks 7Before him are Queen Victoria, Gustave Courbet, Jacques Offenbach, Clara Schumann, Léon Foucault, and Herman Melville. After him are Walt Whitman, Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet, Báb, Hippolyte Fizeau, Maria II of Portugal, and John Ruskin. Among people deceased in 1861, Albert, Prince Consort ranks 5Before him are Abdulmejid I, Taras Shevchenko, Frederick William IV of Prussia, and Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour. After him are Xianfeng Emperor, Friedrich Carl von Savigny, Lola Montez, Pedro V of Portugal, Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Pavel Jozef Šafárik, and Utagawa Kuniyoshi.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Albert, Prince Consort ranks 215 out of 7,253Before him are Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (980), Helmuth von Moltke the Elder (1800), Carl Ritter (1779), Werner von Siemens (1816), Pope Clement II (1005), and Edith Stein (1891). After him are Frank-Walter Steinmeier (1956), Ludwig Erhard (1897), Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten (1714), Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria (1756), Justus von Liebig (1803), and Eduard Bernstein (1850).

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