Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont

1858 - 1934

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Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont (Adelheid Emma Wilhelmina Theresia; 2 August 1858 – 20 March 1934) was Queen of the Netherlands and Grand Duchess of Luxembourg as the wife of King-Grand Duke William III. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont has received more than 462,819 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont is the 154th most popular companion (up from 176th in 2019), the 583rd most popular biography from Germany (up from 629th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Companion.

Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont was the first wife of George I of Great Britain. She was the daughter of Adolf VIII, Count of Waldeck and Pyrmont and his wife, Countess Palatine Elisabeth Sophie of Simmern. She was born in 1657 and was married to George, then Prince of Wales, in 1682. They had one daughter, Sophia Dorothea, who became Queen of Prussia.

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Among companions, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont ranks 154 out of 673Before her are Priscilla Presley, Anne of Denmark, Marie Henriette of Austria, Elizabeth Alexeievna, Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland, and Isabella of Angoulême. After her are Amalasuntha, Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Hümaşah Sultan, Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg, Joanna of Bourbon, and Mumtaz Mahal.

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Among people born in 1858, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont ranks 18Before her are Giuseppe Peano, Christiaan Eijkman, Charles de Foucauld, Franz Boas, Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, and Eliezer Ben-Yehuda. After her are Kang Youwei, Maria Christina of Austria, Eugène Ysaÿe, Marie Bashkirtseff, Mihajlo Pupin, and Alessandro Moreschi. Among people deceased in 1934, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont ranks 19Before her are Alexander I of Yugoslavia, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Gregor Strasser, Engelbert Dollfuss, Tōgō Heihachirō, and Gustav Holst. After her are Edmond James de Rothschild, Alice Liddell, Louis Barthou, Augusto César Sandino, Marinus van der Lubbe, and Vlado Chernozemski.

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Among people born in Germany, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont ranks 583 out of 6,142Before her are Simon Marius (1573), Rudolf Mössbauer (1929), Hans Geiger (1882), Michael Thonet (1796), Ludwig Tieck (1773), and Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839). After her are Hans Luther (1879), Philipp Scheidemann (1865), Willi Stoph (1914), Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Nina Hagen (1955), and Albert, King of Sweden (1340).

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