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George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt

1547 - 1596

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George I of Hesse-Darmstadt (10 September 1547 – 7 February 1596) was the Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt from 1567 to 1596. Born on 10 September 1547 in Kassel, he was the fourth son of Philip I the Magnanimous of Hesse and Christine of Saxony. Following his father's death in 1567 Hesse was divided between his four sons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt has received more than 62,652 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt is the 8,252nd most popular politician (up from 10,399th in 2019), the 2,376th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,587th in 2019) and the 687th most popular German Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt ranks 8,252 out of 15,710Before him are Stephan Burián von Rajecz, Franz von Sickingen, Peng Zhen, Fructuoso Rivera, Sabinianus, and Bolesław the Pious. After him are Ernest, Margrave of Austria, Korbinian Brodmann, Thomas A. Hendricks, Aleksey Arakcheyev, Sedjefakare, and Mette Frederiksen.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1547, George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt ranks 14Before him are Oichi, Sanada Masayuki, Bahāʾ al-dīn al-ʿĀmilī, Mateo Alemán, Rudolph Goclenius, and Philipp Ludwig, Count Palatine of Neuburg. After him are Jurij Dalmatin and Nicholas Hilliard. Among people deceased in 1596, George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt ranks 6Before him are Francis Drake, Jean Bodin, Anna Jagiellon, Koca Sinan Pasha, and Blaise de Vigenère. After him are Pellegrino Tibaldi and Giaches de Wert.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, George I, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt ranks 2,376 out of 5,289Before him are Ernst May (1886), Franz von Sickingen (1481), Christian Fürchtegott Gellert (1715), Toni Turek (1919), Princess Therese of Saxe-Altenburg (1836), and Hellmuth Walter (1900). After him are Korbinian Brodmann (1868), Fredrik Barth (1928), Adolf Schmal (1872), Katia Mann (1883), Hans von Kulmbach (1476), and Paul Giesler (1895).

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