Francis, Duke of Teck

1837 - 1900

Francis, Duke of Teck

Francis, Duke of Teck GCB GCVO (Francis Paul Charles Louis Alexander; 28 August 1837 – 21 January 1900), known as Count Francis von Hohenstein until 1863, was an Austrian-born nobleman who married into the British royal family. He was the father of Queen Mary, and thus a great-grandfather of the current British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. Francis held the Austrian title of Count of Hohenstein (Graf von Hohenstein), and the German titles of Prince (Fürst) and later Duke of Teck (Herzog von Teck), and was given the style of Serene Highness in 1863. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francis, Duke of Teck has received more than 545,568 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,413th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Francis, Duke of Teck ranks 5,380 out of 14,801Before him are Beatrice of Provence, Minoru Genda, William I, Duke of Bavaria, Herod II, Stanislav Kosior, and Ramiro III of León. After him are Curtis LeMay, Athanagild, Theodemir, Noboru Takeshita, Liuva II, and Alexander I of Moldavia.

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Among people born in 1837, Francis, Duke of Teck ranks 29Before him are Empress Dowager Ci'an, John Newlands, Ilia Chavchavadze, James Murray, Arnold Janssen, and Abraham Kuyper. After him are Édouard Stephan, Ion Creangă, Vasily Radlov, Algernon Charles Swinburne, Henry Draper, and Tippu Tip. Among people deceased in 1900, Francis, Duke of Teck ranks 29Before him are José Maria de Eça de Queirós, Zdeněk Fibich, Naim Frashëri, Joseph Bertrand, David Edward Hughes, and Robert Luther. After him are Kuroda Kiyotaka, Eugenio Beltrami, Stephen Crane, Samori Ture, Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg, and Mihály Munkácsy.

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