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Emma, Lady Hamilton

1765 - 1815

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Dame Emma Hamilton (born Amy Lyon; 26 April 1765 – 15 January 1815), known upon moving to London as Emma Hart, and upon marriage as Lady Hamilton, was an English maid, model, dancer and actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emma, Lady Hamilton has received more than 1,509,310 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Emma, Lady Hamilton is the 571st most popular actor (down from 485th in 2019), the 735th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 654th in 2019) and the 89th most popular British Actor.

Emma, Lady Hamilton is most famous for her affair with the British admiral Horatio Nelson.

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  • 61.76

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  • 27

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  • 5.45

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  • 2.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Emma, Lady Hamilton ranks 571 out of 9,996Before her are Daniela Bianchi, Marion Cotillard, La Belle Otero, Burt Young, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Mary Pickford. After her are Powers Boothe, Alida Valli, Michèle Morgan, Dean Stockwell, Courteney Cox, and Vincent Price.

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Among people born in 1765, Emma, Lady Hamilton ranks 8Before her are Nicéphore Niépce, William IV of the United Kingdom, Robert Fulton, Pyotr Bagration, Jacques MacDonald, and Charles Felix of Sardinia. After her are Karl Ludwig Harding, Princess Augusta Wilhelmine of Hesse-Darmstadt, Paolo Ruffini, José María Morelos, Michał Kleofas Ogiński, and Frederick Christian II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg. Among people deceased in 1815, Emma, Lady Hamilton ranks 7Before her are Joachim Murat, Michel Ney, Sarah Baartman, Robert Fulton, Franz Mesmer, and Louis-Alexandre Berthier. After her are Jan Potocki, Carsten Niebuhr, Guillaume Brune, José María Morelos, 9th Dalai Lama, and Smithson Tennant.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Emma, Lady Hamilton ranks 735 out of 7,765Before her are Robert III of Scotland (1330), Godfrey Hounsfield (1919), Gordon Brown (1951), Benedict Cumberbatch (1976), H. L. A. Hart (1907), and Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset (1519). After her are Samuel Richardson (1689), Catherine of Lancaster (1373), Arthur Cayley (1821), Pat Hitchcock (1928), Frederick Griffith (1879), and Margaret Rutherford (1892).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Emma, Lady Hamilton ranks 89Before her are Jessica Tandy (1909), Jeremy Brett (1933), Kenneth Branagh (1960), Rosemary Harris (1927), Kim Cattrall (1956), and Benedict Cumberbatch (1976). After her are Pat Hitchcock (1928), Margaret Rutherford (1892), Derek Jacobi (1938), Boris Karloff (1887), Terence Stamp (1938), and Tim Roth (1961).

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