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Charles XV of Sweden

1826 - 1872

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Charles XV also Carl (Carl Ludvig Eugen); Swedish: Karl XV and Norwegian: Karl IV (3 May 1826 – 18 September 1872) was King of Sweden (Charles XV) and Norway, there often referred to accurately as Charles IV, from 1859 until his death in 1872. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles XV of Sweden has received more than 488,260 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles XV of Sweden is the 887th most popular politician (down from 558th in 2019), the 41st most popular biography from Sweden (down from 27th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Swedish Politician.

Charles XV of Sweden is most famous for being the King of Sweden from 1859 to 1872. He was the son of Oscar I and Josephine of Leuchtenberg.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Charles XV of Sweden ranks 887 out of 15,710Before him are Marcian, Michael II, Chun Doo-hwan, Aurangzeb, Tullus Hostilius, and Balbinus. After him are Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, William III of the Netherlands, Julius Streicher, Nizam al-Mulk, Arthur Henderson, and Antiochus IV Epiphanes.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1826, Charles XV of Sweden ranks 5Before him are Bernhard Riemann, Carlo Collodi, Eugénie de Montijo, and Gustave Moreau. After him are Ludwig Minkus, Wilhelm Liebknecht, Zénobe Gramme, Armand David, Alexander Afanasyev, Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden, and Stanislao Cannizzaro. Among people deceased in 1872, Charles XV of Sweden ranks 5Before him are Ludwig Feuerbach, Samuel Morse, Giuseppe Mazzini, and Princess Sophie of Bavaria. After him are Théophile Gautier, Mary Somerville, Benito Juárez, William John Macquorn Rankine, Franz Grillparzer, William Webb Ellis, and N. F. S. Grundtvig.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Charles XV of Sweden ranks 41 out of 1,296Before him are Ingrid of Sweden (1910), Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden (1778), John III of Sweden (1537), Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden (1688), Björn Borg (1956), and Raoul Wallenberg (1912). After him are Charles XI of Sweden (1655), Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten (1906), Pär Lagerkvist (1891), Princess Märtha of Sweden (1901), Astrid of Sweden (1905), and Agnetha Fältskog (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In Sweden

Among politicians born in Sweden, Charles XV of Sweden ranks 17Before him are Gustav III of Sweden (1746), Charles IX of Sweden (1550), Charles XIII of Sweden (1748), Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden (1778), John III of Sweden (1537), and Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden (1688). After him are Charles XI of Sweden (1655), Eric XIV of Sweden (1533), Olof Skötkonung (980), Axel Oxenstierna (1583), Klas Pontus Arnoldson (1844), and Charles VIII of Sweden (1409).