Frederick II, Elector Palatine

1482 - 1556

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Frederick II, Count Palatine of the Rhine (9 December 1482 – 26 February 1556), also Frederick the Wise, a member of the Wittelsbach dynasty, was Prince-elector of the Palatinate from 1544 to 1556. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick II, Elector Palatine has received more than 41,161 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Frederick II, Elector Palatine is the 4,679th most popular politician (up from 5,074th in 2019), the 1,326th most popular biography from Germany and the 382nd most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 4,679 out of 15,710Before her are Hannibalianus, Charles Michel, Emperor Zhaozong of Tang, Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Minh Mạng, and Tiberius Sempronius Longus. After her are Ahmet Davutoğlu, Jón Sigurðsson, Carlos Arias Navarro, Manuel Pinto da Costa, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, and John George IV, Elector of Saxony.

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Among people born in 1482, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 2Before her is Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal. After her are Johannes Oecolampadius, George Martinuzzi, Rana Sanga, and Pietro Loredan. Among people deceased in 1556, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 9Before her are Pietro Aretino, Humayun, Lorenzo Lotto, Thomas Cranmer, Saitō Dōsan, and Martin Agricola. After her are Maximus the Greek, Richard Chancellor, Hemu, and Luigi Alamanni.

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Among people born in Germany, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 1,326 out of 5,289Before her are Johann Arndt (1555), Elisabeth of the Palatinate (1618), Gustav Noske (1868), Albrecht Penck (1858), Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1680), and Oskar Morgenstern (1902). After her are John George IV, Elector of Saxony (1668), Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1837), Alexander von Kluck (1846), John Heartfield (1891), Princess Sophie of Saxony (1845), and Georg von Hertling (1843).

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