Albert III, Duke of Saxony

1443 - 1500

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Albert III (German: Albrecht) (27 January 1443 – 12 September 1500) was a Duke of Saxony. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert III, Duke of Saxony has received more than 122,009 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Albert III, Duke of Saxony is the 3,564th most popular politician (down from 3,420th in 2019), the 966th most popular biography from Germany (down from 929th in 2019) and the 277th most popular German Politician.

Albert III, Duke of Saxony was a German nobleman who became the first ruler of the Albertine branch of the House of Wettin. He was a son of Bernard, Duke of Saxony and his wife Matilda, daughter of Otto I, Margrave of Meissen.

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Among politicians, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 3,564 out of 19,576Before him are Chlothar IV, Bagrat III of Georgia, Sima Guang, Memnon, Ardashir III, and Gongyang of Goryeo. After him are Ruzi Ying, Marie Angélique de Scorailles, Maria Kaczyńska, Al-Ashraf Qansuh al-Ghuri, Pribina, and António Costa.

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Among people born in 1443, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 4Before him are Pope Julius II, Matthias Corvinus, and Donato Bramante. After him are Lady Margaret Beaufort, Rodolphus Agricola, Girolamo Riario, Piero del Pollaiolo, Magdalena of France, Askia Mohammad I, Gilbert, Count of Montpensier, and Pedro Arias Dávila. Among people deceased in 1500, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 3Before him are Bartolomeu Dias, and Diogo Dias. After him are Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado, Miguel da Paz, Prince of Portugal, Gil Eanes, Ahmad ibn Mājid, Doukas, Maria of Serbia, Queen of Bosnia, Fernão do Pó, John of Foix, Viscount of Narbonne, and Bartolomé Bermejo.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 966 out of 7,253Before him are Paul Blobel (1894), Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1557), Heinrich von Vietinghoff (1887), Tannhäuser (1205), Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse (1868), and Ernst Heinrich Weber (1795). After him are Karl Robert Eduard von Hartmann (1842), Philipp Otto Runge (1777), Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria (1724), Conrad II of Italy (1074), Wilhelm Kempff (1895), and Johann Joachim Becher (1635).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 277Before him are Ernst vom Rath (1909), Henry II, Duke of Austria (1107), Louis I, Duke of Bavaria (1173), Erhard Heiden (1901), Paul Blobel (1894), and Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1557). After him are Conrad II of Italy (1074), Franz Ziereis (1905), Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf (1757), Albert I, Duke of Bavaria (1336), Frederick IV, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1671), and Wied, Prince of Albania (1876).