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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. The last seven years of his life he also was 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 361,193 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange is the 1,750th most popular politician (up from 1,819th in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 72nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Dutch 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 1,750 out of 15,710Before him are Frederick Augustus I of Saxony, Athalaric, Theophanu, Achaemenes, Charles II of Naples, and Robert, Count of Clermont. After him are Arghun, Liu Shan, Nelson Rockefeller, Stefan Nemanja, Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, and Kamose.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1584, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 3Before him are Miyamoto Musashi and Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain. After him are William Baffin, Francisco de Quevedo, Catherine of Sweden, Countess Palatine of Kleeburg, Yuan Chonghuan, Matthias Gallas, Cornelis de Vos, Herman Wrangel, Caspar Barlaeus, and Francis Beaumont. Among people deceased in 1647, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 3Before him are Evangelista Torricelli and Bonaventura Cavalieri. After him are Matthias Gallas, Zhang Xianzhong, Peter Mogila, Giovanni Lanfranco, Masaniello, Sebastiaen Vrancx, Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, Pietro Carrera, and Christen Sørensen Longomontanus.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 71 out of 1,209Before him are Christiaan Eijkman (1858), Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Rem Koolhaas (1944), Petrus Christus (1410), Sylvia Kristel (1952), and William V, Prince of Orange (1748). After him are William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), Bernard Mandeville (1670), Frits Zernike (1888), Gerard van Honthorst (1592), Saskia van Uylenburgh (1612), and Hugo de Vries (1848).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange ranks 11Before him are Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (1165), William I of the Netherlands (1772), William II of the Netherlands (1792), Johan de Witt (1625), William II, Prince of Orange (1626), and William V, Prince of Orange (1748). After him are William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), Marinus van der Lubbe (1909), William II of Holland (1228), Mark Rutte (1967), Wim Duisenberg (1935), and Peter Stuyvesant (1612).