Charles III of Spain

1716 - 1788

Charles III of Spain

Charles III (Charles Sebastian; Spanish: Carlos Sebastián; Italian and Neapolitan: Carlo Sebastiano; Sicilian: Carlu Bastianu; 20 January 1716 – 14 December 1788) was King of Spain (1759–1788), after ruling Naples as Charles of Bourbon (1734–1759) and Sicily, where he was known simply as Charles III, (1735–1759). He was the fifth son of Philip V of Spain, and the eldest son of Philip's second wife, Elisabeth Farnese. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles III of Spain has received more than 1,175,432 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 419th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Charles III of Spain ranks 415 out of 14,801Before him are Louis X of France, Musa I of Mali, Imre Nagy, Şehzade Bayezid, Yongle Emperor, and Xanthippe. After him are Frederick III, German Emperor, Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, Hugo Chávez, Frederick I of Prussia, Edward II of England, and Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Among people born in 1716, Charles III of Spain ranks 1After him are Yosa Buson, Étienne Maurice Falconet, Louise Diane d'Orléans, James Lind, Thomas Gray, Antonio de Ulloa, Yuan Mei, Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton, Otto von Münchhausen, Capability Brown, and Gaspar de Portolá. Among people deceased in 1788, Charles III of Spain ranks 1After him are Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, Thomas Gainsborough, Charles Edward Stuart, Jean-François de Galaup, comte de Lapérouse, Johann Georg Hamann, Maurice Quentin de La Tour, Giovanni Antonio Scopoli, Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Infante Gabriel of Spain, and Nicole-Reine Lepaute.

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Among people born in Spain, Charles III of Spain ranks 42 out of 1,895Before him are Pope Callixtus III (1379), Charles II of Spain (1661), Montserrat Caballé (1933), Isidore of Seville (560), Luis Buñuel (1900), and Anne of Austria (1601). After him are Ibn Arabi (1165), Arcadius (377), Pedro Almodóvar (1949), Tomás de Torquemada (1420), Plácido Domingo (1941), and Louis VII of France (1120).


Among politicians born in Spain, Charles III of Spain ranks 14Before him are Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor (1503), Joanna of Castile (1479), Ferdinand II of Aragon (1452), Philip IV of Spain (1605), Philip III of Spain (1578), and Charles II of Spain (1661). After him are Arcadius (377), Louis VII of France (1120), Alfonso XIII of Spain (1886), Isabella II of Spain (1830), Abd al-Rahman III (889), and Alfonso XII of Spain (1857).

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