Francis, Duke of Cádiz

1822 - 1902

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Francisco de Asís, Duke of Cádiz (Francisco de Asís María Fernando de Borbón; 13 May 1822 – 17 April 1902), sometimes anglicised Francis of Assisi, was king consort of Spain as the husband of Queen Isabella II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francis, Duke of Cádiz has received more than 249,965 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Francis, Duke of Cádiz is the 194th most popular companion (up from 197th in 2019), the 218th most popular biography from Spain (up from 238th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Spanish Companion.

Francis, Duke of Cádiz is most famous for being the first king of Spain from the French Bourbon dynasty. He was also the last Habsburg monarch of Spain.

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Among companions, Francis, Duke of Cádiz ranks 194 out of 687Before him are Rachele Mussolini, Amélie of Orléans, Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain, Barbara Radziwiłł, Maria Amalia of Austria, and Matilda of Ringelheim. After him are Joanna la Beltraneja, Archduchess Maria Johanna Gabriela of Austria, Maria Theresa of Austria, Joan the Lame, Matilda of Flanders, and Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche.

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Among people born in 1822, Francis, Duke of Cádiz ranks 12Before him are César Franck, Francis Galton, Frédéric Passy, Rutherford B. Hayes, Étienne Lenoir, and Charles Hermite. After him are Heinrich Louis d'Arrest, Edmond de Goncourt, Midhat Pasha, Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Adelaide of Austria, and Rosa Bonheur. Among people deceased in 1902, Francis, Duke of Cádiz ranks 11Before him are Swami Vivekananda, Maria Goretti, Samuel Butler, Marie Henriette of Austria, James Tissot, and Richard von Krafft-Ebing. After him are Ion Ivanovici, Albert of Saxony, Victor D'Hondt, John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton, Archduchess Margarete Sophie of Austria, and Charles Dow.

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Among people born in Spain, Francis, Duke of Cádiz ranks 218 out of 2,595Before him are Javier Bardem (1969), Ibn al-Baitar (1197), Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain (1729), Eulalia of Mérida (290), Francisco Suárez (1548), and Postumus (250). After him are Pedro de Alvarado (1485), Antonio Machado (1875), Lluís Companys (1882), Joanna la Beltraneja (1462), Kane (1967), and Infante Carlos, Count of Molina (1788).


Among companions born in Spain, Francis, Duke of Cádiz ranks 15Before him are Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1482), Inês de Castro (1325), Brunhilda of Austrasia (543), Berengaria of Navarre (1165), María Isabella of Spain (1789), and Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain (1729). After him are Joanna la Beltraneja (1462), Eleanor of Castile (1241), Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1402), Juana Enríquez (1425), Joan of Navarre, Queen of England (1368), and Mercedes of Orléans (1860).