Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick

1887 - 1953

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Ernest Augustus (Ernest Augustus Christian George; German: Ernst August Christian Georg; 17 November 1887 – 30 January 1953) was the reigning Duke of Brunswick from 2 November 1913 to 8 November 1918. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick has received more than 673,322 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick is the 3,312th most popular politician (up from 4,143rd in 2019), the 238th most popular biography from Austria (up from 274th in 2019) and the 77th most popular Austrian Politician.

The Duke of Brunswick is most famous for being the commander of the Allied forces during the Battle of Waterloo.

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Among politicians, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick ranks 3,312 out of 15,710Before him are Ida Haendel, Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, Ernst Gideon von Laudon, Ma Teng, Anedjib, and Princess Thyra of Denmark. After him are Gnaeus Pompeius, Hastein, Rauf Denktaş, Perdiccas III of Macedon, Berengaria of Castile, and Neriglissar.

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Among people born in 1887, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick ranks 46Before him are René Cassin, James B. Sumner, Luís Filipe, Prince Royal of Portugal, Heinrich von Vietinghoff, Hans Oster, and Harald Bohr. After him are George Pólya, Josef Harpe, Georg-Hans Reinhardt, Ernst Hanfstaengl, Arnold Zweig, and Emilio Mola. Among people deceased in 1953, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick ranks 26Before him are Erich Mendelsohn, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, Hugo Sperrle, Richard Walther Darré, Alice Prin, and Ernst Zermelo. After him are Ludwig Prandtl, Dylan Thomas, Vera Mukhina, Richard von Mises, Hugo Schmeisser, and Vsevolod Pudovkin.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick ranks 238 out of 1,075Before him are Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739), Maria Leopoldine of Austria (1632), Karl Lueger (1844), Wenzel Anton, Prince of Kaunitz-Rietberg (1711), Otto Neurath (1882), and Ludwig Ritter von Köchel (1800). After him are Maria Leopoldina of Austria (1797), Leopold Joseph von Daun (1705), Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871), Helmut Marko (1943), Otto of Freising (1114), and Archduchess Barbara of Austria (1539).

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