Isabella d'Este

1474 - 1539

Isabella d'Este

Isabella d'Este (19 May 1474 – 13 February 1539) was Marchioness of Mantua and one of the leading women of the Italian Renaissance as a major cultural and political figure. She was a patron of the arts as well as a leader of fashion, whose innovative style of dressing was copied by women throughout Italy and at the French court. The poet Ariosto labeled her as the "liberal and magnanimous Isabella", while author Matteo Bandello described her as having been "supreme among women". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isabella d'Este has received more than 419,573 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 108th most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Isabella d'Este ranks 119 out of 559Before her are Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici, Ramesses VIII, Anne, Princess Royal, Joanna of Austria, Princess of Portugal, Prince Oscar, Duke of Skåne, and Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly. After her are Princess Margaret of Connaught, Gian Galeazzo Sforza, Miguel I of Portugal, Setnakhte, Robert the Strong, and Ramesses X.

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Among people born in 1474, Isabella d'Este ranks 3Before her are Ludovico Ariosto and Angela Merici. After her are Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia, Giulia Farnese, Mariotto Albertinelli, Juan Diego, Tuman bay II, Perkin Warbeck, and Lorenzo Campeggio. Among people deceased in 1539, Isabella d'Este ranks 3Before her are Isabella of Portugal and Guru Nanak. After her are Ayas Mehmed Pasha, George, Duke of Saxony, Ferdinand Columbus, Anthony Maria Zaccaria, Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, Ottaviano Petrucci, Elizabeth Blount, John III, Duke of Cleves, and Vannoccio Biringuccio.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Isabella d'Este ranks 693 out of 3,282Before her are Angela Merici (1474), Pope Anastasius IV (1073), Joseph of Cupertino (1603), Pope Theodore II (840), Amilcare Ponchielli (1834), and Pope Benedict VII (910). After her are Benozzo Gozzoli (1420), Giovanni Pisano (1248), Francesco Cavalli (1602), Pope Benedict VI (900), Luca della Robbia (1399), and Pope Anastasius III (890).

Among NOBLEMEN In Italy

Among noblemen born in Italy, Isabella d'Este ranks 13Before her are Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen (1771), Giuliano de' Medici (1453), Gaius Caesar (-20), Maria Goretti (1890), Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1590), and Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici (1360). After her are Gian Galeazzo Sforza (1469), Maximilian Sforza (1493), Galeazzo Maria Sforza (1444), Piero the Unfortunate (1472), Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia (1474), and Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1476).

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