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Edward I of England

1239 - 1307

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Edward I (17/18 June 1239 – 7 July 1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots, was King of England from 1272 to 1307. Concurrently, he was Lord of Ireland, and from 1254 to 1306, he ruled Gascony as Duke of Aquitaine in his capacity as a vassal of the French king. Before his accession to the throne, he was commonly referred to as the Lord Edward. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward I of England has received more than 10,799,987 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Edward I of England is the 327th most popular politician (down from 254th in 2019), the 86th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 72nd in 2019) and the 21st most popular British Politician.

Edward I was the King of England from 1272 to 1307. He is most famous for conquering Wales and Scotland, and uniting the countries of England and Wales.

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Among politicians, Edward I of England ranks 327 out of 15,577Before him are Gerhard Schröder, Julian, Abdul Hamid I, Louis XII of France, Edward Heath, and Semiramis. After him are B. R. Ambedkar, Numa Pompilius, Edward V of England, Charles VIII of France, Seti I, and Qianlong Emperor.

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Among people born in 1239, Edward I of England ranks 1After him are Peter III of Aragon, Stephen V of Hungary, Valdemar, King of Sweden, Theobald II of Navarre, John II, Duke of Brittany, and Kujō Yoritsugu. Among people deceased in 1307, Edward I of England ranks 1After him are Temür Khan, Rudolf I of Bohemia, Fra Dolcino, Anna of Hohenstaufen, Catherine I, Latin Empress, Hethum II, King of Armenia, Theodoric IV, Landgrave of Lusatia, Leo III, King of Armenia, Duwa, and Joan of Acre.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward I of England ranks 86 out of 7,765Before him are Mary Shelley (1797), Jeremy Bentham (1748), Roger Moore (1927), Maggie Smith (1934), Elton John (1947), and Edward Heath (1916). After him are Edward V of England (1470), Alan Rickman (1946), Roger Bacon (1220), Robert Louis Stevenson (1850), Walter Scott (1771), and Guy Fawkes (1570).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Edward I of England ranks 21Before him are Edward VI of England (1537), James VI and I (1566), Neville Chamberlain (1869), Edward III of England (1312), Edward II of England (1284), and Edward Heath (1916). After him are Edward V of England (1470), Edward VIII (1894), George V (1865), Henry VI of England (1421), George III of the United Kingdom (1738), and Charles I of England (1600).