Caroline of Brunswick

1768 - 1821

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Caroline of Brunswick (Caroline Amelia Elizabeth; 17 May 1768 – 7 August 1821) was Queen of the United Kingdom and Hanover as the wife of King George IV from 29 January 1820 until her death in 1821. She was Princess of Wales from 1795 to 1820. The daughter of Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, and Princess Augusta of Great Britain, Caroline was engaged to her cousin George in 1794, despite their never having met. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Caroline of Brunswick has received more than 1,220,148 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Caroline of Brunswick is the 3,939th most popular politician (up from 4,654th in 2019), the 1,089th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,210th in 2019) and the 308th most popular German Politician.

Caroline of Brunswick is most famous for being the wife of King George IV.

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Among politicians, Caroline of Brunswick ranks 3,939 out of 15,710Before her are Empress Jingū, Cordell Hull, Ludovico Manin, Emperor Chūai, Margaret of York, and Andrej Babiš. After her are Aulus Hirtius, Ahuitzotl, Rama II of Siam, Emperor Kinmei, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, and Menahem.

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Among people born in 1768, Caroline of Brunswick ranks 12Before her are Friedrich Schleiermacher, Frederick VI of Denmark, Karađorđe, Louis Desaix, Jean-Baptiste Bessières, and Tecumseh. After her are Édouard Mortier, Duke of Trévise, Lazare Hoche, Jean-Robert Argand, Peter Wittgenstein, Nakşidil Sultan, and Charles August, Crown Prince of Sweden. Among people deceased in 1821, Caroline of Brunswick ranks 5Before her are Napoleon, John Keats, Joseph de Maistre, and Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon, Duchess of Orléans. After her are John William Polidori, Franz Karl Achard, William I, Elector of Hesse, Johann Jacob Schweppe, Gregory V of Constantinople, Tudor Vladimirescu, and Louis Claude Richard.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Caroline of Brunswick ranks 1,089 out of 5,289Before her are Georg Böhm (1661), Pierre Littbarski (1960), Rudolf von Sebottendorf (1875), Anselm Kiefer (1945), Ernst Heinkel (1888), and Gerhard Herzberg (1904). After her are Otto Rasch (1891), Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse (1896), Friedrich Jeckeln (1895), Franz von Hipper (1863), Emil Erlenmeyer (1825), and Anton Praetorius (1560).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Caroline of Brunswick ranks 308Before her are Ludwig Quidde (1858), Joseph Süß Oppenheimer (1698), Emil Jellinek (1853), Natalia Alexeievna (1755), Franz Josef Strauss (1915), and Sabine Bergmann-Pohl (1946). After her are Otto Rasch (1891), Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse (1896), Otto Georg Thierack (1889), Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia (1887), Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Baden (1728), and Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia (1883).