Ferdinand I of Bulgaria

1861 - 1948

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Ferdinand (Bulgarian: Фердинанд I; 26 February 1861 – 10 September 1948), born Ferdinand Maximilian Karl Leopold Maria of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Фердинанд Максимилиан Карл Леополд Мария Сакс-Кобург и Гота), was the second monarch of the Third Bulgarian State, firstly as ruling prince (knyaz) from 1887 to 1908, and later as king (tsar) from 1908 until his abdication in 1918. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand I of Bulgaria has received more than 921,990 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Ferdinand I of Bulgaria is the 770th most popular politician (up from 859th in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Austria (up from 78th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Austrian Politician.

Ferdinand I was the first king of Bulgaria. He was born in 1868 and died in 1948. He was a member of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. He became king after the death of his father, King Alexander I.

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Among politicians, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria ranks 770 out of 15,710Before him are William I of the Netherlands, Michael I of Romania, Nicolas Sarkozy, Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, Balian of Ibelin, and Isabella II of Spain. After him are François Hollande, Trygve Lie, Alexander Kerensky, Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor, Lavrentiy Beria, and Walter Ulbricht.

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Among people born in 1861, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria ranks 8Before him are Rudolf Steiner, Mehmed VI, Fridtjof Nansen, Lou Andreas-Salomé, Georges Méliès, and James Naismith. After him are Victor Horta, Charles Édouard Guillaume, Erich von Falkenhayn, Alfred North Whitehead, Robert Bosch, and Halford Mackinder. Among people deceased in 1948, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria ranks 8Before him are Sergei Eisenstein, Mileva Marić, Edvard Beneš, Hideki Tojo, Franz Lehár, and Antonin Artaud. After him are Walther von Brauchitsch, Andrei Zhdanov, Folke Bernadotte, Osamu Dazai, Johannes Blaskowitz, and Karl Brandt.

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Among people born in Austria, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria ranks 76 out of 1,075Before him are Fritz Lang (1890), Oskar Kokoschka (1886), Heinrich Harrer (1912), Archduke Franz Karl of Austria (1802), Carl Czerny (1791), and Peter Drucker (1909). After him are Wilhelm Reich (1897), Otto Wagner (1841), Pope Gregory V (972), Melanie Klein (1882), Maria Anna Mozart (1751), and Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria (1833).

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