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Beatrice d'Este

1475 - 1497

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Beatrice d'Este (29 June 1475 – 3 January 1497), was Duchess of Bari and Milan by marriage to Ludovico Sforza (known as "il Moro"). She was one of the most important personalities of the time and, despite her short life, she was a major player in Italian politics. A woman of culture, an important patron, a leader in fashion: alongside her illustrious husband she made Milan one of the greatest capitals of the European Renaissance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beatrice d'Este has received more than 247,334 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Beatrice d'Este is the 159th most popular nobleman (up from 205th in 2019), the 844th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,143rd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Italian Nobleman.

Beatrice d'este was a noblewoman and the wife of Francesco II, Duke of Milan. She is most famous for her correspondence with the poet Dante Alighieri.

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Among noblemen, Beatrice d'Este ranks 159 out of 842Before her are Raziye Sultan, Avidius Cassius, Bertrada of Laon, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and Judith of Bavaria. After her are Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Isabella I of Jerusalem, Maximilian Sforza, Germaine of Foix, Ramesses X, and Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara.

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Among people born in 1475, Beatrice d'Este ranks 7Before her are Michelangelo, Pope Leo X, Cesare Borgia, Paolo Uccello, Vasco Núñez de Balboa, and Diego de Almagro. After her are Sebastiano Serlio, Bernardino Luini, Afonso, Prince of Portugal, Luis Ramírez de Lucena, Edward Plantagenet, 17th Earl of Warwick, and Maximus the Greek. Among people deceased in 1497, Beatrice d'Este ranks 4Before her are Johannes Ockeghem, Benozzo Gozzoli, and John, Prince of Asturias. After her are Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia, Philip II, Duke of Savoy, Ishak Pasha, Anna Sforza, Lê Thánh Tông, and Filippo Buonaccorsi.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Beatrice d'Este ranks 844 out of 4,668Before her are Euhemerus (-330), Francesco Guardi (1712), Francesco Totti (1976), Rosso Fiorentino (1494), Gentile da Fabriano (1370), and Giovanna of Italy (1907). After her are Francesco Hayez (1791), Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta (1900), Maurizio Gucci (1948), Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (1806), Franco Modigliani (1918), and Baldassare Galuppi (1706).

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