Eleanor of Austria

1498 - 1558

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Eleanor of Austria (15 November 1498 – 25 February 1558), also called Eleanor of Castile, was born an Archduchess of Austria and Infanta of Castile from the House of Habsburg, and subsequently became Queen consort of Portugal (1518–1521) and of France (1530–1547). She also held the Duchy of Touraine (1547–1558) in dower. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor of Austria has received more than 499,904 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Eleanor of Austria is the 836th most popular politician (up from 1,023rd in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Belgium (up from 44th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Belgian Politician.

Eleanor of Austria was most famous for being the wife of Louis VII and the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick Barbarossa.

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Among politicians, Eleanor of Austria ranks 836 out of 15,710Before her are Jiaqing Emperor, Gro Harlem Brundtland, Jerry Brown, John V Palaiologos, Jalal ad-Din Mingburnu, and Wangari Maathai. After her are Childeric III, Anastasios II, Nader Shah, Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg, Farouk of Egypt, and Peter I of Serbia.

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Among people born in 1498, Eleanor of Austria ranks 1After her are Katharina von Bora, Meera, Giovanni dalle Bande Nere, Maarten van Heemskerck, Miguel da Paz, Prince of Portugal, Andrés de Urdaneta, Sophie of Pomerania, Madeleine de La Tour d'Auvergne, Giulio Clovio, Andreas Osiander, and Hieronymus Bock. Among people deceased in 1558, Eleanor of Austria ranks 5Before her are Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Hurrem Sultan, Mary I of England, and Mary of Hungary. After her are Julius Caesar Scaliger, Clément Janequin, Robert Recorde, Johannes Bugenhagen, Reginald Pole, Jean Fernel, and Francisco de Sá de Miranda.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Eleanor of Austria ranks 35 out of 899Before her are Baudouin of Belgium (1930), Hergé (1907), Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564), Victor Horta (1861), Django Reinhardt (1910), and Eddy Merckx (1945). After her are César Franck (1822), Rogier van der Weyden (1390), William III of the Netherlands (1817), Simon Stevin (1548), Pepin of Herstal (635), and Henry van de Velde (1863).

Among POLITICIANS In Belgium

Among politicians born in Belgium, Eleanor of Austria ranks 14Before her are Mary of Burgundy (1457), Albert I of Belgium (1875), Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy (1480), Mary of Hungary (1505), Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1697), and Baudouin of Belgium (1930). After her are William III of the Netherlands (1817), Pepin of Herstal (635), Ursula von der Leyen (1958), Margaret of Parma (1522), Samo (600), and Léon Degrelle (1906).