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Elizabeth I of England

1533 - 1603

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Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death in 1603. Elizabeth was the last monarch of the House of Tudor and is sometimes referred to as the "Virgin Queen".Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, his second wife, who was executed when Elizabeth was two years old. Anne's marriage to Henry was annulled, and Elizabeth was for a time declared illegitimate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth I of England has received more than 28,804,939 page views. Her biography is available in 141 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 136 in 2019). Elizabeth I of England is the 16th most popular politician (down from 12th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 6th in 2019) and the most popular British Politician.

Elizabeth I was the Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death on 24 March 1603. She was the last of the Tudor monarchs, and her reign is known as the Elizabethan era.

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Among politicians, Elizabeth I of England ranks 16 out of 15,577Before her are Charlemagne, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Vladimir Putin, Suleiman the Magnificent, David, and Saladin. After her are Jimmy Carter, Winston Churchill, Constantine the Great, Benito Mussolini, Tutankhamun, and Hannibal.

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Among people born in 1533, Elizabeth I of England ranks 1After her are Michel de Montaigne, William the Silent, Stephen Báthory, Eric XIV of Sweden, Ismail II, Giacomo della Porta, Andrea Gabrieli, Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland, Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Hieronymus Fabricius, and Abdullah Khan II. Among people deceased in 1603, Elizabeth I of England ranks 1After her are Mehmed III, François Viète, William Gilbert, Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Ahmad al-Mansur, Şehzade Mahmud, Andrea Cesalpino, Sharafkhan Bidlisi, Maerten de Vos, Irina Godunova, and Pierre Charron.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth I of England ranks 8 out of 7,765Before her are Adam Smith (1723), William Shakespeare (1564), Charles Darwin (1809), Elizabeth II (1926), John Locke (1632), and Francis Bacon (1561). After her are Winston Churchill (1874), Charlie Chaplin (1889), Stephen Hawking (1942), James Watt (1736), Henry VIII of England (1491), and Queen Victoria (1819).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth I of England ranks 1After her are Winston Churchill (1874), Queen Victoria (1819), Richard III of England (1452), Margaret Thatcher (1925), Mary I of England (1516), Richard I of England (1157), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Mary II of England (1662), John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), and Alfred the Great (849).