Eleanor of Viseu

1458 - 1525

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Eleanor of Viseu (2 May 1458 – 17 November 1525; Portuguese: Leonor de Viseu [liuˈnoɾ dɨ viˈzew]) was a Portuguese infanta (princess) and later queen consort of Portugal. To distinguish her from other infantas of the same name, she is commonly known as Eleanor of Viseu (after her father's title) or Eleanor of Lancaster (Lancaster, a name used by some Portuguese royals after her great-grandmother Queen Philippa of Lancaster). In Portugal, she is known universally as Rainha Dona Leonor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor of Viseu has received more than 83,536 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Eleanor of Viseu is the 4,111th most popular politician (up from 4,184th in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from Portugal (up from 97th in 2019) and the 55th most popular Portuguese Politician.

Eleanor of Viseu is most famous for being the wife of King Edward I of England.

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Among politicians, Eleanor of Viseu ranks 4,111 out of 15,710Before her are Erwin Piscator, Teispes, Osroes I, Marine Le Pen, Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, and Pompeius Strabo. After her are Kunigunde of Austria, Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Lucius Munatius Plancus, Sextus Afranius Burrus, Sigismund Kęstutaitis, and Piers Gaveston, 1st Earl of Cornwall.

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Among people born in 1458, Eleanor of Viseu ranks 3Before her are Saint Casimir and Sebastian Brant. After her are Piri Mehmed Pasha and Jacopo Sannazaro. Among people deceased in 1525, Eleanor of Viseu ranks 9Before her are Cuauhtémoc, Huayna Capac, Jakob Fugger, Pietro Pomponazzi, Florian Geyer, and Andrea della Robbia. After her are Fernando d'Ávalos, Michael Sittow, Charles IV, Duke of Alençon, and Lambert Simnel.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Eleanor of Viseu ranks 95 out of 479Before her are Joseph Nasi (1524), Berengaria of Portugal (1198), Pêro da Covilhã (1450), Gracia Mendes Nasi (1510), Pedro Fernandes de Queirós (1565), and Wamba (630). After her are Óscar Carmona (1869), Pedro Nunes (1502), Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira (1793), Aristides de Sousa Mendes (1885), António, Prior of Crato (1531), and José Maria de Eça de Queirós (1845).

Among POLITICIANS In Portugal

Among politicians born in Portugal, Eleanor of Viseu ranks 55Before her are Theresa, Countess of Portugal (1080), Urraca of Castile, Queen of Portugal (1186), António de Spínola (1910), Joseph Nasi (1524), Gracia Mendes Nasi (1510), and Wamba (630). After her are Óscar Carmona (1869), Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira (1793), Aristides de Sousa Mendes (1885), António, Prior of Crato (1531), Matilda of Savoy, Queen of Portugal (1125), and Beatrice of Portugal, Duchess of Savoy (1504).