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 70,833 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Albert III, Duke of Saxony is the 3,569th most popular politician (down from 3,267th in 2019), the 978th most popular biography from Germany (down from 855th in 2019) and the 270th 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 3,569 out of 15,710Before him are Algirdas Brazauskas, Stefan the First-Crowned, Emperor Kanmu, Enmebaragesi, Verres, and Venustiano Carranza. After him are Omar Torrijos, Muhammadu Buhari, Timoleon, Kʼinich Janaabʼ Pakal, Chen Duxiu, and Muhammad I of Córdoba.

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Among people born in 1443, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 5Before him are Pope Julius II, Matthias Corvinus, Donato Bramante, and Lady Margaret Beaufort. After him are Rodolphus Agricola, Magdalena of France, Girolamo Riario, Askia Mohammad I, Piero del Pollaiolo, Pedro Arias Dávila, and Edmund, Earl of Rutland. Among people deceased in 1500, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 4Before him are Bartolomeu Dias, Edmund Tudor, Duke of Somerset, and Diogo Dias. After him are Miguel da Paz, Prince of Portugal, Ahmad ibn Mājid, Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado, Doukas, John of Foix, Viscount of Narbonne, Gil Eanes, Fernão do Pó, and Bartolomé Bermejo.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 978 out of 5,289Before him are Heinrich Gustav Magnus (1802), Joseph Wirth (1879), Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876), Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1854), Horst Buchholz (1933), and Hardy Krüger (1928). After him are Thietmar of Merseburg (975), Levin August von Bennigsen (1745), Erich Heckel (1883), Paul Schäfer (1921), Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1370), and Herbert Kroemer (1928).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Albert III, Duke of Saxony ranks 270Before him are Hans-Dietrich Genscher (1927), Walter Christaller (1893), Princess Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1696), Henry II, Duke of Austria (1107), John George, Elector of Brandenburg (1525), and Joseph Wirth (1879). After him are Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1370), Philipp Bouhler (1899), Otto I, Duke of Bavaria (1120), Anthony of Saxony (1755), Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg (1830), and Oswald Pohl (1892).