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Frederick North, Lord North

1732 - 1792

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Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford (13 April 1732 – 5 August 1792), better known by his courtesy title Lord North, which he used from 1752 to 1790, was Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1770 to 1782. He led Great Britain through most of the American War of Independence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick North, Lord North has received more than 900,932 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Frederick North, Lord North is the 12,530th most popular politician (down from 10,589th in 2019), the 2,873rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,465th in 2019) and the 434th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Frederick North, Lord North ranks 12,530 out of 15,577Before him are Leo III, King of Armenia, Damiq-ilishu, Khalid Bakdash, Aurel Popovici, Atanasio Aguirre, and Asharid-apal-Ekur. After him are Diosdado Macapagal, Théodore Sindikubwabo, Dobri Bozhilov, Pyotr Andreyevich Shuvalov, Titus Didius, and Ma Duanlin.

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Among people born in 1732, Frederick North, Lord North ranks 25Before him are Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse, Hieronymus von Colloredo, Joseph von Sonnenfels, František Brixi, Nevil Maskelyne, and Johan Peter Falk. After him are David Rittenhouse, Shuja-ud-Daula, José Celestino Mutis, Richard Henry Lee, and John Blair Jr.. Among people deceased in 1792, Frederick North, Lord North ranks 33Before him are Yazid of Morocco, René Nicolas Charles Augustin de Maupeou, Charles Simon Favart, Adam Gottlob Moltke, George Browne, and John Burgoyne. After him are Davit Guramishvili, George Mason, George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney, and Samuel Hearne.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Frederick North, Lord North ranks 2,873 out of 7,765Before him are Tom Finney (1922), Gareth Southgate (1970), William Knox D'Arcy (1849), Bryan Robson (1957), Ray Clemence (1948), and Rupert Graves (1963). After him are Gwyneth Jones (1936), Frederick W. Lanchester (1868), William Nicol (1770), Taylor Caldwell (1900), George S. Robertson (1872), and Hector Boece (1465).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Frederick North, Lord North ranks 434Before him are Geoffrey Howe (1926), Rosamund Clifford (1150), Abhisit Vejjajiva (1964), Matthew Hopkins (1620), Ceolwulf of Wessex (600), and Prince Edward, Duke of York and Albany (1739). After him are William Bradford (1590), Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March (1374), Wulfhere of Mercia (650), Alexander Duff, 1st Duke of Fife (1849), Constance Markievicz (1868), and Princess Louisa of Great Britain (1749).