Anna Leopoldovna

1718 - 1746

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Anna Leopoldovna (Russian: А́нна Леопо́льдовна; 18 December 1718 – 19 March 1746), born Elisabeth Katharina Christine von Mecklenburg-Schwerin and also known as Anna Carlovna (А́нна Ка́рловна), was regent of Russia for just over a year (1740–1741) during the minority of her infant son Emperor Ivan VI. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Leopoldovna has received more than 240,316 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Anna Leopoldovna is the 2,804th most popular politician (down from 2,791st in 2019), the 752nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 777th in 2019) and the 220th most popular Politician.

Anna Leopoldovna was the sister of Catherine the Great and she was most famous for being the Empress of Russia from 1730 to 1740.

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Among politicians, Anna Leopoldovna ranks 2,804 out of 15,577Before her are Samora Machel, Ptolemy XI Alexander II, Heinrich Lübke, Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, Antonín Novotný, and Gotse Delchev. After her are Sigebert III, Władysław Anders, Cao Fang, Hormizd I, Joan II, Countess of Burgundy, and Uriah the Hittite.

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Among people born in 1718, Anna Leopoldovna ranks 4Before her are Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mariana Victoria of Spain, and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria. After her are Thomas Chippendale, Alexander Roslin, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, Nikita Ivanovich Panin, Jean Philippe Loys de Cheseaux, Jacob Christian Schäffer, Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie, and Antoine de Chézy. Among people deceased in 1746, Anna Leopoldovna ranks 4Before her are Philip V of Spain, Christian VI of Denmark, and Maria Teresa Rafaela of Spain. After her are Francis Hutcheson, Colin Maclaurin, Georg Wilhelm Steller, Domenico Alberti, Nicolas de Largillière, Moshe Chaim Luzzatto, Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, and Johann Adolf II, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Anna Leopoldovna ranks 752 out of 6,142Before her are Ernest, Elector of Saxony (1441), Franz Ziereis (1905), Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony (1867), Frank Farian (1941), Heinrich Lübke (1894), and Max Beckmann (1884). After her are Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern (1715), Walther Wenck (1900), Paul Blobel (1894), Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick (1735), Ernst Chain (1906), and Maria of Yugoslavia (1900).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Anna Leopoldovna ranks 220Before her are Frederick I, Elector of Brandenburg (1371), Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse (1868), Ernest, Elector of Saxony (1441), Franz Ziereis (1905), Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony (1867), and Heinrich Lübke (1894). After her are Paul Blobel (1894), Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick (1735), Maria of Yugoslavia (1900), Herschel Grynszpan (1921), Frederick II, Elector of Saxony (1412), and Princess Feodora of Leiningen (1807).