Elizabeth Blount

1500 - 1539

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Elizabeth Blount (c.  1498/c.  1500/c.  1502 – 1539/1540), commonly known during her lifetime as Bessie Blount, was a mistress of Henry VIII of England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Blount has received more than 1,188,433 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Elizabeth Blount is the 1,155th most popular religious figure (up from 1,165th in 2019), the 1,393rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,437th in 2019) and the 31st most popular British Religious Figure.

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  • 17

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  • 2.74

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Among religious figures, Elizabeth Blount ranks 1,155 out of 2,272Before her are Emil Krebs, Gregory V of Constantinople, Fermin, Rabban Bar Sauma, Reginald Lee, and Antipope Theodore. After her are Jean Meslier, Roger Deakins, Macrina the Younger, Meher Baba, Raymond V, Count of Toulouse, and Pope Anianus of Alexandria.

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Among people born in 1500, Elizabeth Blount ranks 19Before her are John of Ávila, Al-Mutawakkil III, Afanasy Nikitin, Paris Bordone, Francisco Hernández de Córdoba, and Francisco Serrão. After her are Reginald Pole, Nuno Gonçalves, Fernão do Pó, Ruy López de Villalobos, Luis de Milán, and Tielman Susato. Among people deceased in 1539, Elizabeth Blount ranks 9Before her are Isabella d'Este, Ayas Mehmed Pasha, Anthony Maria Zaccaria, Ferdinand Columbus, George, Duke of Saxony, and Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire. After her are Ottaviano Petrucci, John III, Duke of Cleves, Pierre Gringore, Il Pordenone, Vannoccio Biringuccio, and Lorenzo Campeggio.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Blount ranks 1,393 out of 6,924Before her are Reginald Lee (1870), Edward Frankland (1825), John Gould (1804), Peter Mayhew (1944), Frances Shand Kydd (1936), and Patrick O'Brian (1914). After her are Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1415), James Herriot (1916), Roger Deakins (1949), George Young (1946), Piers Courage (1942), and Daisy and Violet Hilton (null).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United Kingdom

Among religious figures born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Blount ranks 31Before her are Henry (1100), Edith Cavell (1865), Catherine Eddowes (1842), John Ball (1338), Saint David (512), and Reginald Lee (1870). After her are Roger Deakins (1949), Gildas (500), Keith O'Brien (1938), John Nelson Darby (1800), Julian of Norwich (1342), and Reginald Pole (1500).