Eleanor de' Medici

1567 - 1611

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Eleanor de' Medici (28 February 1567 – 9 September 1611) was a Duchess of Mantua by marriage to Vincenzo I Gonzaga. She was a daughter of Francesco I de' Medici and Joanna of Austria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor de' Medici has received more than 74,541 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Eleanor de' Medici is the 3,840th most popular politician (down from 3,678th in 2019), the 1,217th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,144th in 2019) and the 279th most popular Italian Politician.

Eleanor de' Medici was the queen consort of Henry II of France. She is most famous for her role in the French Wars of Religion.

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Among politicians, Eleanor de' Medici ranks 3,840 out of 15,710Before her are Bahram III, Agrippa Postumus, Ferdinando de' Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany, James II of Majorca, Tecumseh, and Gundobad. After her are Luigi Einaudi, Louis-Eugène Cavaignac, Abdul Rahman Arif, Louis, Prince Napoléon, Kim Yong-il, and Max Amann.

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Among people born in 1567, Eleanor de' Medici ranks 9Before her are Maurice, Prince of Orange, Date Masamune, Samuel de Champlain, Infanta Catherine Michelle of Spain, Sanada Yukimura, and Jacques Clément. After her are Willem Schouten, Jindřich Matyáš Thurn, Honoré d'Urfé, Jacob van Heemskerck, Richard Burbage, and John George I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau. Among people deceased in 1611, Eleanor de' Medici ranks 6Before her are Charles IX of Sweden, Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, Henry Hudson, Tomás Luis de Victoria, and Bartholomeus Spranger. After her are Charles, Duke of Mayenne, Katō Kiyomasa, Nicolas Henri, Duke of Orléans, Sanada Masayuki, Antonio Possevino, and Jan Huyghen van Linschoten.

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Among people born in Italy, Eleanor de' Medici ranks 1,217 out of 4,088Before her are Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1882), Agrippa Postumus (-12), Ferdinando de' Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany (1663), Andrea Solari (1460), Vittorino da Feltre (1378), and Giuseppe Castiglione (1688). After her are Luigi Einaudi (1874), Cecilia Gallerani (1473), Stefano di Giovanni (1392), Francis V, Duke of Modena (1819), Giovanni il Popolano (1467), and Quintus Caecilius Metellus Pius (-130).