Charles II, Elector Palatine

1651 - 1685

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Charles II (German: Karl II.; 10 April 1651, in Heidelberg – 26 May 1685, in Heidelberg) was Elector Palatine from 1680 to 1685. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles II, Elector Palatine has received more than 92,691 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Charles II, Elector Palatine is the 5,793rd most popular politician (up from 5,802nd in 2019), the 1,625th most popular biography from Germany and the 479th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Charles II, Elector Palatine ranks 5,793 out of 15,710Before him are John VIII, Count of Vendôme, Heonjong of Goryeo, Kido Takayoshi, Hisham III of Córdoba, Ernesto Zedillo, and Juan Velasco Alvarado. After him are Jamasp, Infanta Cristina of Spain, Samuel Adams, Alparslan Türkeş, Karl August von Hardenberg, and Robert Todd Lincoln.

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Among people born in 1651, Charles II, Elector Palatine ranks 10Before him are William Dampier, Natalya Naryshkina, Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, Engelbert Kaempfer, Madame d'Aulnoy, and Carl Gustav Rehnskiöld. After him are William VII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Johann Krieger, Dimitry of Rostov, Louis Antoine de Noailles, and Joseph Vaz. Among people deceased in 1685, Charles II, Elector Palatine ranks 5Before him are Charles II of England, Adriaen van Ostade, Emperor Go-Sai, and Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg. After him are Juan Carreño de Miranda, Archduchess Isabella Clara of Austria, James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth, Louis Armand I, Prince of Conti, Michel Le Tellier, John Pell, and Francisco Herrera the Younger.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Charles II, Elector Palatine ranks 1,625 out of 5,289Before him are William, Duke of Brunswick (1806), Lilli Palmer (1914), Johann Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (1530), Adolf Eugen Fick (1829), Horst Hrubesch (1951), and Johann Wilhelm Hittorf (1824). After him are Andreas Karlstadt (1486), Karl August von Hardenberg (1750), Michael Stifel (1487), Welf II, Duke of Bavaria (1072), Albert Lortzing (1801), and Duchess Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1739).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Charles II, Elector Palatine ranks 479Before him are Adolph Diesterweg (1790), Princess Charlotte of Württemberg (1807), Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin (1673), Friedrich Kellner (1885), Duke Pius August in Bavaria (1786), and Johann Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (1530). After him are Karl August von Hardenberg (1750), Welf II, Duke of Bavaria (1072), Johann Trollmann (1907), William I, Duke of Bavaria (1330), Franz Six (1909), and Prince Henry of Prussia (1726).