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Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange

1584 - 1647

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Frederick Henry (Dutch: Frederik Hendrik; 29 January 1584 – 14 March 1647) was the sovereign prince of Orange and stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Guelders, Overijssel in the Dutch Republic from 1625 until his death in 1647. In the last seven years of his life, he was also the stadtholder of Groningen (1640-1647). As the leading soldier in the Dutch wars against Spain, his main achievement was the successful Siege of 's-Hertogenbosch in 1629. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange has received more than 423,321 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange is the 1,793rd most popular politician (down from 1,747th in 2019), the 63rd most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 71st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Politician.

Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange is most famous for his role in the Dutch War of Independence.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 1,793 out of 15,577Before him are Louis the Child, Ziying, Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona, Munjong of Joseon, James E. Webb, and Maymunah bint al-Harith. After him are Nelson Rockefeller, Yolande de Polastron, Kaidu, Ish-bosheth, Peter II of Aragon, and Djet.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1584, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 4Before him are Miyamoto Musashi, Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, and William Baffin. After him are Francisco de Quevedo, Catherine of Sweden, Countess Palatine of Kleeburg, Yuan Chonghuan, Matthias Gallas, Herman Wrangel, Cornelis de Vos, Melchior Grodziecki, and Grégoire de Saint-Vincent. Among people deceased in 1647, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 3Before him are Evangelista Torricelli and Bonaventura Cavalieri. After him are Peter Mogila, Matthias Gallas, Zhang Xianzhong, Giovanni Lanfranco, Sebastiaen Vrancx, Zhu Yuyue, Masaniello, Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, and Pietro Carrera.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 63 out of 1,427Before him are William II, Prince of Orange (1626), Saskia van Uylenburgh (1612), Ruud Gullit (1962), Rem Koolhaas (1944), Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907), and Theo van Gogh (1857). After him are Peter Canisius (1521), Gerrit Rietveld (1888), Tobias Asser (1838), Frits Zernike (1888), William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), and Dieric Bouts (1415).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 10Before him are Juliana of the Netherlands (1909), Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (1165), William I of the Netherlands (1772), William II of the Netherlands (1792), Johan de Witt (1625), and William II, Prince of Orange (1626). After him are William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), William II of Holland (1228), Mark Rutte (1967), Wim Duisenberg (1935), and Jaap de Hoop Scheffer (1948).