Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena

1634 - 1662

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Alfonso IV d'Este (2 February 1634 – 16 July 1662) was Duke of Modena and Reggio from 1658 until his death. He was the father of Mary of Modena, consort of James II of England. Alfonso was born in Modena, the eldest son of Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena, and his first wife, Maria Caterina Farnese. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena has received more than 49,979 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena is the 6,692nd most popular politician (down from 5,738th in 2019), the 1,839th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,577th in 2019) and the 472nd most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena ranks 6,692 out of 15,710Before him are Augustus, Grand Duke of Oldenburg, Francis I, Duke of Brittany, Stefan Radoslav, Salah Jadid, Jalal al-Din Khan ibn Tokhtamysh, and Infante Sebastian of Portugal and Spain. After him are Wirich Philipp von Daun, Prince Francis Xavier of Saxony, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Ban Biao, Géraud Duroc, and Kgalema Motlanthe.

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Among people born in 1634, Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena ranks 7Before him are Kara Mustafa Pasha, Luca Giordano, Mariana of Austria, Madame de La Fayette, Charles Emmanuel II, Duke of Savoy, and Nicolaes Maes. After him are Kazimierz Łyszczyński, Thomas Kingo, Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau, John George I, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach, Pasquier Quesnel, and Dorothe Engelbretsdatter. Among people deceased in 1662, Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena ranks 8Before him are Koxinga, Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia, Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria, Zhu Youlang, Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria, and Honoré II, Prince of Monaco. After him are Johann Crüger, William, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Adriaen van de Venne, and François le Métel de Boisrobert.

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Among people born in Italy, Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena ranks 1,839 out of 4,088Before him are Mario Corso (1941), Vespasiano I Gonzaga (1531), William of Modena (1184), Nedo Nadi (1894), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), and Luigi Comencini (1916). After him are Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875), Beniamino Stella (1941), Luigi Musso (1924), and Princess Margherita of Bourbon-Parma (1847).


Among politicians born in Italy, Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena ranks 472Before him are Archduke Johann Salvator of Austria (1852), Peter Krešimir IV of Croatia (null), Masaniello (1620), Perctarit (645), Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma (1635), and William of Modena (1184). After him are Galeazzo II Visconti (1320), Susanna Agnelli (1922), David Sassoli (1956), Frederick V, Duke of Swabia (1164), Arioald (550), and Archduchess Auguste Ferdinande of Austria (1825).