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Charles VIII of Sweden

1409 - 1470

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles VIII of Sweden has received more than 274,788 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Charles VIII of Sweden is the 2,083rd most popular politician (down from 1,815th in 2019), the 84th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 81st in 2019) and the 24th most popular Swedish Politician.

Charles VIII of Sweden is most famous for being the King of Sweden from 1697 to 1718. He was also the Duke of Södermanland from 1654 to 1660, and the Duke of Östergötland from 1660 to 1697.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Charles VIII of Sweden ranks 2,083 out of 15,577Before him are Berenice IV of Egypt, Dangun, Nikola IV Zrinski, Kanishka, Austen Chamberlain, and Manasseh. After him are Willi Stoph, Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este, Kavad I, Al-Mahdi, Robert I, Duke of Parma, and King Zhaoxiang of Qin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1409, Charles VIII of Sweden ranks 3Before him are Elizabeth of Luxembourg and René of Anjou. After him are Thomas Palaiologos, Jean II, Duke of Alençon, Bernardo Rossellino, and Giovanni Mocenigo. Among people deceased in 1470, Charles VIII of Sweden ranks 2Before him is Jacopo Bellini. After him are Ferdinand, Duke of Viseu, John II, Duke of Lorraine, Barthélemy d'Eyck, Gaston, Prince of Viana, Demetrios Palaiologos, Ibn Taghribirdi, and Rum Mehmed Pasha.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Charles VIII of Sweden ranks 84 out of 1,612Before him are Eyvind Johnson (1900), Eric the Victorious (945), Anders Zorn (1860), Lars Vilks (1946), Alva Myrdal (1902), and Bibi Andersson (1935). After him are Harry Martinson (1904), Jenny Lind (1820), Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1700), Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland (1861), Stieg Larsson (1954), and Verner von Heidenstam (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In Sweden

Among politicians born in Sweden, Charles VIII of Sweden ranks 24Before him are Klas Pontus Arnoldson (1844), Eric XIV of Sweden (1533), Charles XV of Sweden (1826), Axel Oxenstierna (1583), Olof Skötkonung (980), and Eric the Victorious (945). After him are Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1700), Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland (1861), Ermanaric (400), Birger Jarl (1210), Anund Jacob (1008), and Princess Birgitta of Sweden (1937).