Ferdinand the Holy Prince

1402 - 1443

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Ferdinand the Holy Prince (Portuguese pronunciation: [fɨɾˈnɐ̃du]; Portuguese: Fernando o Infante Santo; 29 September 1402 – 5 June 1443), sometimes called the "Saint Prince" or the "Constant Prince", was an infante of the Kingdom of Portugal. He was the youngest of the "Illustrious Generation" of 15th-century Portuguese princes of the House of Aviz and lay administrator of the Knightly Order of Aviz. In 1437, Ferdinand participated in the disastrous Siege of Tangier led by his older brother Henry the Navigator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand the Holy Prince has received more than 82,056 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Ferdinand the Holy Prince is the 485th most popular nobleman (down from 436th in 2019), the 157th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 145th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Ferdinand the Holy Prince ranks 485 out of 842Before him are Peter I, Count of Savoy, Philippa, Countess of Toulouse, Ferdinand de la Cerda, Robert, Prince of Taranto, Princess Louise of Denmark, and Humbert II, Count of Savoy. After him are Margaret Fredkulla, Amadeus V, Count of Savoy, Ramon Borrell, Count of Barcelona, Jasper Tudor, Princess Feodora of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, and William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel.

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Among people born in 1402, Ferdinand the Holy Prince ranks 5Before him are Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Jean de Dunois, Nezahualcoyotl, and Isabel of Barcelos.  Among people deceased in 1443, Ferdinand the Holy Prince ranks 5Before him are La Hire, Erasmo of Narni, Zeami Motokiyo, and Tvrtko II of Bosnia. After him are John, Count Palatine of Neumarkt, Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, and Niccolò Albergati.

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Among people born in Portugal, Ferdinand the Holy Prince ranks 157 out of 555Before him are Urraca of Portugal (1150), Filipa Moniz Perestrelo (1455), Infanta Benedita of Portugal (1746), Félix Mourinho (1938), Jesualdo Ferreira (1946), and Paula Rego (1935). After him are Constance of Portugal (1290), Peter, Constable of Portugal (1429), Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908), Nuno Gonçalves (1500), Paulo Sousa (1970), and Sidónio Pais (1872).

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