Elizabeth Woodville

1437 - 1492

Elizabeth Woodville

Elizabeth Woodville (also spelled Wydville, Wydeville, or Widvile) (c. 1437 – 8 June 1492) was queen of England as the spouse of King Edward IV from 1464 until his death in 1483. At the time of her birth, her family was of middle rank in the English social hierarchy. Her mother, Jacquetta of Luxembourg, had previously been an aunt-by-marriage to Henry VI. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Woodville has received more than 5,588,224 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 86th most popular companion.

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Among companions, Elizabeth Woodville ranks 85 out of 586Before her are Yakov Dzhugashvili, Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, Anne Hathaway, Maria Feodorovna, Margaret Tudor, and Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. After her are Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Katharina von Bora, Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary, Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, Gala Dalí, and Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel.

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Among people born in 1437, Elizabeth Woodville ranks 1After her are Isaac Abarbanel, Elizabeth of Austria, Isabella of Bourbon, and John IV, Duke of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1492, Elizabeth Woodville ranks 6Before her are Lorenzo de' Medici, Pope Innocent VIII, Piero della Francesca, Casimir IV Jagiellon, and Jami. After her are Gülbahar Hatun, Antoine Busnois, Jaume Huguet, and Sonni Ali.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Woodville ranks 317 out of 5,347Before her are Caroline Matilda of Great Britain (1751), Mary Read (1695), Ælfweard of Wessex (904), Margaret Tudor (1489), James Parkinson (1755), and Saint Boniface (680). After her are Bonnie Tyler (1951), John Wesley (1703), Richard Branson (1950), Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (1843), Thomas Becket (1119), and Malcolm McDowell (1943).

Among COMPANIONS In United Kingdom

Among companions born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Woodville ranks 13Before her are Catherine Howard (1523), Catherine Parr (1512), Mary Boleyn (1499), Mary Tudor, Queen of France (1496), Anne Hathaway (1556), and Margaret Tudor (1489). After her are Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Mary of Teck (1867), Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg (1887), Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia (1596), Maud of Wales (1869), and Philippa of Lancaster (1360).