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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 721,106 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Eleanor of Austria is the 865th most popular politician (down from 835th in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Belgium and the 16th 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 865 out of 15,577Before her are Farah Pahlavi, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, and Frank-Walter Steinmeier. After her are Halfdan Ragnarsson, Nikolai Yezhov, Kurt von Schleicher, Calvin Coolidge, Harold Godwinson, and Sima Yi.

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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, Madeleine de La Tour d'Auvergne, Sophie of Pomerania, Giulio Clovio, Andreas Osiander, and Hieronymus Bock. Among people deceased in 1558, Eleanor of Austria ranks 5Before her are Hurrem Sultan, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Mary I of England, and Mary of Hungary. After her are Julius Caesar Scaliger, Clément Janequin, Reginald Pole, Robert Recorde, Johannes Bugenhagen, Jean Fernel, and Anna van Egmont.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Eleanor of Austria ranks 35 out of 1,019Before her are Jacques Brel (1929), Mary of Hungary (1505), Baudouin of Belgium (1930), César Franck (1822), William III of the Netherlands (1817), and Hergé (1907). After her are Pepin of Herstal (635), Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564), Victor Horta (1861), Margaret of Parma (1522), Princess Stéphanie of Belgium (1864), and Eddy Merckx (1945).

Among POLITICIANS In Belgium

Among politicians born in Belgium, Eleanor of Austria ranks 16Before her are Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy (1480), Albert I of Belgium (1875), Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1697), Mary of Hungary (1505), Baudouin of Belgium (1930), and William III of the Netherlands (1817). After her are Pepin of Herstal (635), Margaret of Parma (1522), Princess Stéphanie of Belgium (1864), Samo (600), Léon Degrelle (1906), and Herman Van Rompuy (1947).