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Frederick II, Elector of Saxony

1412 - 1464

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Frederick II, The Gentle (Friedrich, der Sanftmütige; Frederick the Gentle) (22 August 1412 – 7 September 1464) was Elector of Saxony (1428–1464) and was Landgrave of Thuringia (1440–1445). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick II, Elector of Saxony has received more than 204,845 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Frederick II, Elector of Saxony is the 3,187th most popular politician (up from 3,395th in 2019), the 883rd most popular biography from Germany (up from 885th in 2019) and the 243rd most popular German Politician.

Frederick II, Elector of Saxony is most famous for being the King of Prussia from 1740-1786.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Frederick II, Elector of Saxony ranks 3,187 out of 15,710Before him are Antiphon, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, William IV, Duke of Bavaria, Eugenius, Ernest, Elector of Saxony, and Aurelia Cotta. After him are Marie of Prussia, Giuseppe Guarneri, Eric II of Denmark, Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, Hiram Bingham III, and Lady Margaret Beaufort.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1412, Frederick II, Elector of Saxony ranks 2Before him is Joan of Arc. After him are Abu'l-Khayr Khan, Ludovico III Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua, and Jaume Huguet. Among people deceased in 1464, Frederick II, Elector of Saxony ranks 6Before him are Pope Pius II, Nicholas of Cusa, Cosimo de' Medici, Rogier van der Weyden, and Emperor Yingzong of Ming. After him are Blanche II of Navarre, Zagan Pasha, Bernardo Rossellino, Bartolomeo Bon, and Henry Beaufort, 3rd Duke of Somerset.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Frederick II, Elector of Saxony ranks 883 out of 5,289Before him are Fritz Strassmann (1902), Kurt Eisner (1867), William IV, Duke of Bavaria (1493), Ernest, Elector of Saxony (1441), Günter Netzer (1944), and Thomas Anders (1963). After him are Christoph Martin Wieland (1733), Marie of Prussia (1825), Gudrun Ensslin (1940), Friedrich Kuhlau (1786), Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse (1777), and Joachim II Hector, Elector of Brandenburg (1505).

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