Cædwalla of Wessex

659 - 689

Cædwalla of Wessex

Cædwalla ( KAD-wawl-ə; c. 659 – 20 April 689 AD) was the King of Wessex from approximately 685 until he abdicated in 688. His name is derived from the Welsh Cadwallon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cædwalla of Wessex has received more than 358,142 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,086th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Cædwalla of Wessex ranks 11,023 out of 14,801Before him are Jonas Staugaitis, Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Altenburg, William Tubman, John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll, Lucius Julius Caesar, and Henry Knox. After him are Anaxidamus, Robert Borden, Martin Bangemann, Alois Mock, Augusto Tasso Fragoso, and Franz Nissl.

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Among people born in 659, Cædwalla of Wessex ranks 4Before him are Ali ibn Husayn Zayn al-Abidin, Fujiwara no Fuhito, and He Zhizhang.  Among people deceased in 689, Cædwalla of Wessex ranks 3Before him are Saint Kilian and Alahis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cædwalla of Wessex ranks 2,605 out of 5,347Before him are Gladys Cooper (1888), Roger Rees (1944), Trevor Taylor (1936), Alan Brown (1919), John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll (1845), and E. H. Shepard (1879). After him are Eric Ambler (1909), Euphemia de Ross (1333), Patsy Kensit (1968), Sienna Guillory (1975), Robert Greene (1558), and Dennis Nilsen (1945).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Cædwalla of Wessex ranks 371Before him are Edwin of Northumbria (586), Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester (1724), Cynewulf of Wessex (750), Edmund Crouchback (1245), Wulfhere of Mercia (650), and John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll (1845). After him are David Armstrong-Jones, 2nd Earl of Snowdon (1961), Ida of Bernicia (450), Tommy Douglas (1904), Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset (1406), Cuthred of Wessex (750), and William Bradford (null).