Ferdinand VI of Spain

1713 - 1759

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Ferdinand VI (Spanish: Fernando; 23 September 1713 – 10 August 1759), called the Learned (el Prudente) and the Just (el Justo), was King of Spain from 9 July 1746 until his death. He was the third ruler of the Spanish Bourbon dynasty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand VI of Spain has received more than 641,018 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Ferdinand VI of Spain is the 1,088th most popular politician (down from 1,031st in 2019), the 90th most popular biography from Spain (up from 92nd in 2019) and the 28th most popular Spanish Politician.

Ferdinand VI of Spain is most famous for being the king of Spain from 1746-1759.

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Among politicians, Ferdinand VI of Spain ranks 1,088 out of 15,710Before him are Rama, Christian III of Denmark, Faisal I of Iraq, Psamtik I, Ptolemy III Euergetes, and Polycrates. After him are Lorenzo de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, Charles II, Archduke of Austria, Avitus, Daoguang Emperor, Frederick II of Denmark, and Túpac Amaru.

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Among people born in 1713, Ferdinand VI of Spain ranks 2Before him is Denis Diderot. After him are Laurence Sterne, Alexis Clairaut, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille, Junípero Serra, Charles I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute, Guillaume Thomas François Raynal, Johann Ludwig Krebs, and Princess Caroline of Great Britain. Among people deceased in 1759, Ferdinand VI of Spain ranks 2Before him is George Frideric Handel. After him are Louise Élisabeth of France, Pierre Louis Maupertuis, Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange, Carl Heinrich Graun, Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, Louise Henriette de Bourbon, Sedjefakare, James Wolfe, Prince Karl Anton August of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck, and Nicolaus I Bernoulli.

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Among people born in Spain, Ferdinand VI of Spain ranks 90 out of 2,595Before him are Luis Suárez (1935), José Ortega y Gasset (1883), Al-Zahrawi (936), Louis I of Spain (1707), Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1470), and Abbas ibn Firnas (810). After him are Muhammad XII of Granada (1459), Roderic (688), Florentino Pérez (1947), Catherine of Austria, Queen of Portugal (1507), Anna of Austria, Queen of Spain (1549), and Luis Aragonés (1938).


Among politicians born in Spain, Ferdinand VI of Spain ranks 28Before him are Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress (1528), Peter III of Aragon (1239), Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba (1507), Margaret Theresa of Spain (1651), Alfonso VI of León and Castile (1040), and Louis I of Spain (1707). After him are Muhammad XII of Granada (1459), Roderic (688), Anna of Austria, Queen of Spain (1549), Juan Antonio Samaranch (1920), Dolores Ibárruri (1895), and Miguel Primo de Rivera (1870).