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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. The Kurfürst-Friedrich-Gymnasium in Heidelberg is named after him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick II, Elector Palatine has received more than 62,487 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Frederick II, Elector Palatine is the 5,189th most popular politician (down from 4,672nd in 2019), the 1,431st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,326th in 2019) and the 430th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 5,189 out of 15,577Before her are Louis I, Prince of Monaco, Emperor Fushimi, Pierre Mauroy, Ivan Maisky, Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern, and Zhang Xianzhong. After her are Emperor Guangzong of Song, Faustin-Archange Touadéra, Cloelia, Ivo Josipović, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, and Anne Gonzaga.

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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 Jo Gwang-jo, Johannes Oecolampadius, George Martinuzzi, Rana Sanga, Pietro Loredan, Neagoe Basarab, and Ernest, Margrave of Baden-Durlach. Among people deceased in 1556, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 7Before her are Ignatius of Loyola, Fuzûlî, Pietro Aretino, Humayun, Lorenzo Lotto, and Thomas Cranmer. After her are Martin Agricola, Maximus the Greek, Saitō Dōsan, Francesco Venier, Richard Chancellor, and Hemu.

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Among people born in Germany, Frederick II, Elector Palatine ranks 1,431 out of 6,142Before her are Arthur Auwers (1838), Hannah Höch (1889), Wilhelm Müller (1794), Jupp Derwall (1927), Oskar Gröning (1921), and Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern (1890). After her are Emil du Bois-Reymond (1818), Amalia of Solms-Braunfels (1602), Johann Schein (1586), Thomas Abbt (1738), Ernst Barkmann (1919), and Hartmann Schedel (1440).

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