Henry V of England

1386 - 1422

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Henry V (16 September 1386 – 31 August 1422), also called Henry of Monmouth, was King of England from 1413 until his death in 1422. Despite his relatively short reign, Henry's outstanding military successes in the Hundred Years' War against France made England one of the strongest military powers in Europe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry V of England has received more than 14,114,218 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Henry V of England is the 121st most popular politician (up from 632nd in 2019), the 41st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 167th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Politician.

Henry V of England is most famous for his victory over the French at the Battle of Agincourt.

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Among politicians, Henry V of England ranks 121 out of 15,710Before him are Uthman, Harald Fairhair, Marcus Licinius Crassus, Angela Merkel, Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, and Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Clovis I, Louis XIII of France, Kösem Sultan, Vespasian, Cardinal Richelieu, and Hatshepsut.

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Among people born in 1386, Henry V of England ranks 2Before him is Donatello. After him are Mehmed I, John of Capistrano, Henry XVI, Duke of Bavaria, Ashikaga Yoshimochi, and Ambrose Traversari. Among people deceased in 1422, Henry V of England ranks 1After him are Charles VI of France, Taejong of Joseon, and Michelle of Valois.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Henry V of England ranks 41 out of 6,924Before him are Daniel Defoe (1660), Jane Austen (1775), James Prescott Joule (1818), Bertrand Russell (1872), Anthony Hopkins (1937), and James Clerk Maxwell (1831). After him are Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother (1900), William Wallace (1270), Edward Jenner (1749), John Dalton (1766), Alfred the Great (849), and Robert Hooke (1635).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Henry V of England ranks 10Before him are Richard III of England (1452), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Richard I of England (1157), Mary I of England (1516), Margaret Thatcher (1925), and Mary II of England (1662). After him are Alfred the Great (849), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Edward VI of England (1537), George VI (1895), Henry VII of England (1457), and James VI and I (1566).