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Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara

1508 - 1559

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Ercole II d'Este (5 April 1508 – 3 October 1559) was Duke of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio from 1534 to 1559. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara has received more than 122,952 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara is the 2,993rd most popular politician (up from 3,108th in 2019), the 1,018th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,000th in 2019) and the 223rd most popular Italian Politician.

Ercule II D'Este, Duke of Ferrara, is most famous for his work in the arts. He was an artist and patron of the arts. He was also a poet, musician, and composer.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara ranks 2,993 out of 15,710Before him are Marie Louise Gonzaga, Al-Kamil, Cola di Rienzo, Zhao Bing, Antiochus V Eupator, and Demaratus. After him are Eleanor of Navarre, Ibrahim ibn al-Walid, Tiberius Gemellus, Andreas Papandreou, Fath-Ali Shah Qajar, and Userkare.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1508, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara ranks 6Before him are Andrea Palladio, Jane Seymour, Humayun, Nikola IV Zrinski, and Pieter Aertsen. After him are Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley, Primož Trubar, Marin Držić, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly, and Gemma Frisius. Among people deceased in 1559, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara ranks 8Before him are Pope Paul IV, Christian II of Denmark, Christian III of Denmark, Beyhan Sultan, Isabella Jagiellon, and Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca. After him are Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk, Michele Sanmicheli, Benvenuto Tisi, Robert Estienne, Otto Henry, Elector Palatine, and Realdo Colombo.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara ranks 1,018 out of 4,088Before him are Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (1852), Lars Porsena (-600), Francesca Caccini (1587), Cola di Rienzo (1313), Bruttia Crispina (164), and Giovanni Battista Martini (1706). After him are Tiberius Gemellus (19), Stesichorus (-630), Antonio Negri (1933), Luigi Riva (1944), Franco Columbu (1941), and Maria Theresa of Austria (1767).

Among POLITICIANS In Italy

Among politicians born in Italy, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara ranks 223Before him are Princess Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma (1870), Marcomer (400), Titus Quinctius Flamininus (-229), Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1642), Lars Porsena (-600), and Cola di Rienzo (1313). After him are Tiberius Gemellus (19), Maria Theresa of Austria (1767), Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria (1777), Maria Pia of Savoy (1847), Francesco Cossiga (1928), and Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma (1503).