Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

1744 - 1818

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Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Sophia Charlotte; 19 May 1744 – 17 November 1818) was Queen of Great Britain and Ireland as the wife of King George III from their marriage on 8 September 1761 until her death in 1818. The Acts of Union 1800 unified Great Britain and Ireland into the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. As George's wife, she was also Electress of Hanover until becoming Queen of Hanover on 12 October 1814. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz has received more than 16,098,576 page views. Her biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz is the 970th most popular politician (up from 2,196th in 2019), the 268th most popular biography from Germany (up from 610th in 2019) and the 77th most popular German Politician.

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was Queen consort of Great Britain and Ireland from 1761 to 1818. She was the daughter of Charles, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, and Princess Elizabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

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Among politicians, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz ranks 970 out of 19,576Before her are Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden, Eleanor of Austria, John I Tzimiskes, Édouard Daladier, and John I of Portugal. After her are Modu Chanyu, Adolphe Thiers, Artaxerxes II of Persia, Ali Pasha of Ioannina, George Marshall, and Archduchess Sophie of Austria.

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Among people born in 1744, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz ranks 4Before her are Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Johann Gottfried Herder, and Frederick William II of Prussia. After her are Mayer Amschel Rothschild, Pierre Méchain, Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg, Abigail Adams, Infanta Maria Josefa of Spain, Prince Charles of Hesse-Kassel, Conrad Moench, and Giacomo Quarenghi. Among people deceased in 1818, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz ranks 2Before her is Charles XIII of Sweden. After her are Gaspard Monge, Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly, Jan Henryk Dąbrowski, Charles, Grand Duke of Baden, Hedvig Elisabeth Charlotte of Holstein-Gottorp, Maria Isabel of Braganza, Johan Gottlieb Gahn, Matthew Lewis, Paul Revere, and Catherine-Dominique de Pérignon.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz ranks 268 out of 7,253Before her are Klaus Schwab (1938), Arnulf of Carinthia (850), Konstantin von Neurath (1873), Ernst Jünger (1895), Wilm Hosenfeld (1895), and John of Austria (1547). After her are Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb (1876), Wilhelm Pieck (1876), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691), Michael Ende (1929), Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928), and Wilhelm Frick (1877).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz ranks 77Before her are Friedrich Ratzel (1844), Valentinian II (371), Princess Ludovika of Bavaria (1808), Arnulf of Carinthia (850), Konstantin von Neurath (1873), and Wilm Hosenfeld (1895). After her are Wilhelm Pieck (1876), Wilhelm Frick (1877), Anton Drexler (1884), Frederick V of the Palatinate (1596), Irma Grese (1923), and Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1175).