Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria

1752 - 1837

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Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria, full German name: Wilhelm, Herzog in Bayern (born 10 November 1752 in Gelnhausen, Palatinate-Birkenfeld-Gelnhausen; died 8 January 1837 in Landshut or Bamberg, Kingdom of Bavaria) was Count Palatine of Birkenfeld-Gelnhausen between 1789 and 1799 and first Duke in Bavaria from 16 February 1799 until his death in 1837. From 17 December 1803 to 20 March 1806, Wilhelm was titled Duke of Berg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria has received more than 47,412 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria is the 7,134th most popular politician, the 2,050th most popular biography from Germany and the 594th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria ranks 7,134 out of 15,710Before him are Al-Qa'im, Moisei Uritsky, Yōsuke Matsuoka, Emperor Ichijō, Alexios II of Trebizond, and Mir Jafar Baghirov. After him are Huang Xing, Emperor Kameyama, Nikolai Voznesensky, Peter I of Cyprus, Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde, and Bettino Ricasoli.

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Among people born in 1752, Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria ranks 18Before him are Nguyễn Huệ, John Nash, Infante Gabriel of Spain, Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt, Betsy Ross, and Sébastien Érard. After him are Niccolò Antonio Zingarelli, Amalie of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Pierre Joseph Bonnaterre, Torii Kiyonaga, Johann Friedrich Reichardt, and Maurice d'Elbée. Among people deceased in 1837, Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria ranks 21Before him are Philippe Buonarroti, Duke Pius August in Bavaria, Mariano José de Larra, William George Horner, Adam Afzelius, and Ludwig Börne. After him are Jean-François Le Sueur, François-Xavier Fabre, John Latham, Niccolò Antonio Zingarelli, Marguerite Gérard, and Akbar II.

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Among people born in Germany, Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria ranks 2,050 out of 5,289Before him are Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben (1730), August Oetker (1862), Ludwig Uhland (1787), Hans von Obstfelder (1886), Hans Tilkowski (1935), and Christian Otto Mohr (1835). After him are Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis (1867), Karl Möbius (1825), Lorenz Oken (1779), Walter Ruttmann (1887), Princess Mathilde Caroline of Bavaria (1813), and Berthold, Margrave of Baden (1906).

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