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Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne

1862 - 1938

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Cecilia Nina Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne (née Cavendish-Bentinck; 11 September 1862 – 23 June 1938) was the mother of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and maternal grandmother and godmother of Queen Elizabeth II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne has received more than 851,772 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne is the 206th most popular companion (up from 218th in 2019), the 637th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 665th in 2019) and the 21st most popular British Companion.

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Among companions, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne ranks 206 out of 687. Before her are Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, Julia, Shahnaz Pahlavi, Melania Trump, Louisa Ulrika of Prussia, and Sophia Magdalena of Denmark. After her are Maria Anna of Austria, Philippa of Lancaster, Michelle Obama, Princess Wilhelmine of Baden, Louise of the Netherlands, and Imelda Marcos.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1862, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne ranks 22Before her are Victoria of Baden, Niko Pirosmani, Emilio Salgari, Henri Pirenne, Louis Barthou, and Loie Fuller. After her are Mori Ōgai, Nikolai Yudenich, Siegbert Tarrasch, Gustav Ritter von Kahr, Victor, Prince Napoléon, and Silvio Gesell. Among people deceased in 1938, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne ranks 31Before her are Vasily Blyukher, Marie of Romania, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Feodor Chaliapin, Nikolai Kondratiev, and Hans Christian Gram. After her are Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Lev Shestov, Suzanne Lenglen, Christian Lous Lange, Branislav Nušić, and Otto Bauer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne ranks 637 out of 6,924. Before her are David Irving (1938), Jacqueline du Pré (1945), Martin Ryle (1918), John Buchan (1875), John Fowles (1926), and Bruce Dickinson (1958). After her are Robert Robinson (1886), Ann Radcliffe (1764), Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836), Henry Hallett Dale (1875), Philippa of Lancaster (1360), and Oliver Reed (1938).

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