Ferdinand I of Romania

1865 - 1927

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Ferdinand I (Ferdinand Viktor Albert Meinrad; 24 August 1865 – 20 July 1927), nicknamed Întregitorul ("the Unifier"), was King of Romania from 1914 until his death in 1927. Ferdinand was the second son of Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern, and Infanta Antónia of Portugal, daughter of Ferdinand II of Portugal and Maria II of Portugal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand I of Romania has received more than 1,349,786 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Ferdinand I of Romania is the 1,269th most popular politician (down from 962nd in 2019), the 337th most popular biography from Germany (down from 269th in 2019) and the 99th most popular German Politician.

Ferdinand I of Romania was most famous for being the ruler of Romania from 1914 until his death in 1927. He was also a member of the House of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, and was the nephew of King Carol I of Romania.

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Among politicians, Ferdinand I of Romania ranks 1,269 out of 19,576Before him are Louis III of France, John V Palaiologos, Henri, Count of Chambord, Jefferson Davis, Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and Ludwig I of Bavaria. After him are Emmanuel Macron, Emperor Wen of Sui, Charles II, Archduke of Austria, Lucius Caesar, Valdemar I of Denmark, and Victor Amadeus II of Sardinia.

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Among people born in 1865, Ferdinand I of Romania ranks 10Before him are Pieter Zeeman, Erich Ludendorff, Alexander Glazunov, Archduke Otto of Austria, Warren G. Harding, and Suzanne Valadon. After him are Arthur Harden, W. B. Yeats, Carl Nielsen, Richard Adolf Zsigmondy, Sven Hedin, and Andranik. Among people deceased in 1927, Ferdinand I of Romania ranks 6Before him are Isadora Duncan, Svante Arrhenius, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Willem Einthoven, and Juan Gris. After him are Albrecht Kossel, Carlota of Mexico, Gaston Leroux, Andranik, Houston Stewart Chamberlain, and Kang Youwei.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ferdinand I of Romania ranks 337 out of 7,253Before him are Karl Haushofer (1869), Fritz Sauckel (1894), Albrecht Altdorfer (1480), Adolf von Baeyer (1835), Ludolph van Ceulen (1540), and Adolf Butenandt (1903). After him are Ferdinand Schörner (1892), Emil Nolde (1867), Elizabeth Charlotte, Madame Palatine (1652), Jürgen Klinsmann (1964), Katharina von Bora (1498), and Valdemar I of Denmark (1131).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Ferdinand I of Romania ranks 99Before him are Ilse Koch (1906), Gustav Stresemann (1878), Frederick I of Sweden (1676), Mayer Amschel Rothschild (1744), Karl Haushofer (1869), and Fritz Sauckel (1894). After him are Valdemar I of Denmark (1131), Maurice, Prince of Orange (1567), Ludwig III of Bavaria (1845), Christian V of Denmark (1646), Ernst Thälmann (1886), and Joachim Gauck (1940).