Filipa Moniz Perestrelo

1455 - 1485

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Filipa Moniz Perestrelo (c. 1455 – between 1479 and 1484) was a Portuguese noblewoman from Porto Santo Island, in Madeira, Portugal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Filipa Moniz Perestrelo has received more than 586,590 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Filipa Moniz Perestrelo is the 154th most popular explorer (up from 166th in 2019), the 147th most popular biography from Portugal (up from 152nd in 2019) and the 18th most popular Portuguese Explorer.

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Among explorers, Filipa Moniz Perestrelo ranks 154 out of 498Before her are Don Walsh, Martin Frobisher, Duke Adolf Friedrich of Mecklenburg, Pêro da Covilhã, Pedro Mascarenhas, and Rodrigo de Triana. After her are Gan Ying, Gaspar de Lemos, Alexandrine Tinné, Ahmad ibn Rustah, Isabelle Eberhardt, and Gudrid Thorbjarnardóttir.

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Among people born in 1455, Filipa Moniz Perestrelo ranks 8Before her are Sophia Palaiologina, Johann Reuchlin, John, King of Denmark, Andrea Gritti, Ascanio Sforza, and John Cicero, Elector of Brandenburg. After her are George, Duke of Bavaria, Giovanni Ambrogio de Predis, Antonio da Sangallo the Elder, Jean Hey, Henry Stafford, 2nd Duke of Buckingham, and Tullio Lombardo. Among people deceased in 1485, Filipa Moniz Perestrelo ranks 5Before her are Richard III of England, Anne Neville, Rodolphus Agricola, and Abu'l-Hasan Ali of Granada. After her are Giovanni Mocenigo, John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk, and Vuk Grgurević.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Filipa Moniz Perestrelo ranks 147 out of 633Before her are Leonor Teles (1350), Félix Mourinho (1938), Pêro da Covilhã (1450), Pedro Mascarenhas (1484), Manuel Gomes da Costa (1863), and Maria of Portugal, Queen of Castile (1313). After her are Cristóvão Ferreira (1580), Beatrice of Silva (1424), Mafalda of Portugal (1197), Isabel of Barcelos (1402), Américo Lopes (1933), and Paula Rego (1935).

Among EXPLORERS In Portugal

Among explorers born in Portugal, Filipa Moniz Perestrelo ranks 18Before her are Pedro Fernandes de Queirós (1565), Francisco Serrão (1500), João Vaz Corte-Real (1420), Gil Eanes (null), Pêro da Covilhã (1450), and Pedro Mascarenhas (1484). After her are Gaspar Corte-Real (1450), António de Abreu (1480), Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo (1499), Bartolomeu Perestrello (1400), Estêvão Gomes (1484), and Duarte Pacheco Pereira (1460).