POLITICIAN

Edward V of England

1470 - 1483

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Edward V (2 November 1470 – c. June/July 1483) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from 9 April to 26 June 1483. He succeeded his father, Edward IV, upon the latter's death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward V of England has received more than 3,348,614 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Edward V of England is the 273rd most popular politician (up from 817th in 2019), the 77th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 202nd in 2019) and the 20th most popular British Politician.

Edward V of England is most famous for being the youngest son of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville. He was declared illegitimate by his uncle, Richard III, and died in the Tower of London, probably murdered by Richard III.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Edward V of England ranks 273 out of 15,710Before him are Philippe Pétain, Babur, Louis XVII of France, Matthias Corvinus, Clara Zetkin, and António de Oliveira Salazar. After him are Pompey, Elagabalus, Wu Zetian, Julian, Golda Meir, and Khafra.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1470, Edward V of England ranks 2Before him is Selim I. After him are Charles VIII of France, Piri Reis, Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Martin Waldseemüller, Hongzhi Emperor, Catherine of Navarre, György Dózsa, Pietro Bembo, Francis, Count of Vendôme, and Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan. Among people deceased in 1483, Edward V of England ranks 1After him are Edward IV of England, Louis XI of France, Charlotte of Savoy, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, Francis Phoebus of Navarre, Margaret of Bourbon, Yolande, Duchess of Lorraine, and Pedro Pardo de Cela.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward V of England ranks 77 out of 6,924Before him are Edward III of England (1312), Edward I of England (1239), John Dee (1527), William of Ockham (1285), Harold Harefoot (1016), and George IV of the United Kingdom (1762). After him are Charles Babbage (1791), Jeremy Bentham (1748), Roger Bacon (1220), Edward II of England (1284), William Harvey (1578), and Ringo Starr (1940).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Edward V of England ranks 20Before him are George VI (1895), Henry VII of England (1457), James VI and I (1566), Edward III of England (1312), Edward I of England (1239), and George IV of the United Kingdom (1762). After him are Edward II of England (1284), Edward VIII (1894), George V (1865), Henry VI of England (1421), Charles I of England (1600), and John, King of England (1166).