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Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg

1513 - 1535

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Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg (Katarina in Swedish) (24 September 1513 – 23 September 1535) was the first wife of Gustav I of Sweden and thus Queen of Sweden from 1531 until her death in 1535. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg has received more than 62,933 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg is the 4,169th most popular politician (up from 4,241st in 2019), the 1,138th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,186th in 2019) and the 342nd most popular German Politician.

Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg was a German noblewoman who married King Henry IV of France. She was the mother of King Francis I of France and Queen Claude of France. She is most famous for her role in the French Wars of Religion.

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Among politicians, Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg ranks 4,169 out of 15,577Before her are Louis-Eugène Cavaignac, Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden, Luigi Einaudi, Stanisław Żółkiewski, Kim Yong-ju, and Valerius Valens. After her are Stentor, Anaxandridas II, Archduchess Barbara of Austria, Everard des Barres, Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia, and Calpurnia.

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Among people born in 1513, Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg ranks 1After her are Hedwig Jagiellon, Electress of Brandenburg, Louis, Duke of Montpensier, Jacques Amyot, Pirro Ligorio, Daniele Barbaro, John, Margrave of Brandenburg-Küstrin, and Michael Baius. Among people deceased in 1535, Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg ranks 6Before her are Thomas More, Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa, Francesco II Sforza, Kamāl ud-Dīn Behzād, and Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg. After her are Lorenzo Costa, Ippolito de' Medici, John Fisher, Gustav Trolle, and Bartolomeo Tromboncino.

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Among people born in Germany, Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg ranks 1,138 out of 6,142Before her are Beate Klarsfeld (1939), Emil Erlenmeyer (1825), Charlotte Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1694), Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden (1790), Princess Cecilie of Baden (1839), and Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg (1732). After her are Robert Siodmak (1900), Arthur Scherbius (1878), Christian Albert, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1641), Feodor Lynen (1911), William, Duke of Nassau (1792), and John Casimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg (1589).

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