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Isabella de' Medici

1542 - 1576

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Isabella Romola de' Medici (31 August 1542 – 16 July 1576) was the daughter of Cosimo I de' Medici, first Grand Duke of Tuscany, and Eleonora di Toledo. She was raised and educated in a humanist manner with her siblings, including Francesco de' Medici who succeeded their father as the Grand Duke of Tuscany. To secure a relationship with the powerful Roman Orsinis, Isabella's father arranged her marriage to Paolo Giordano I Orsini when she was 16. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isabella de' Medici has received more than 175,797 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Isabella de' Medici is the 4,764th most popular politician (up from 5,023rd in 2019), the 1,392nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,505th in 2019) and the 331st most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Isabella de' Medici ranks 4,764 out of 15,577Before her are Miguel de la Madrid, Alexander Pechersky, Rauf Denktaş, Barthold Georg Niebuhr, Tomiichi Murayama, and Yuan Chonghuan. After her are Bagrat III of Georgia, Kerbogha, Jaunutis, Alain Poher, Maximilian de Beauharnais, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg, and Vera Zasulich.

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Among people born in 1542, Isabella de' Medici ranks 8Before her are Akbar, Tokugawa Ieyasu, John of the Cross, Hattori Hanzō, Robert Bellarmine, and Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira. After her are Mariam-uz-Zamani, Jan Zamoyski, Giovanni Leonardo Di Bona, Henriette of Cleves, Ruqaiya Sultan Begum, and Guðbrandur Þorláksson. Among people deceased in 1576, Isabella de' Medici ranks 7Before her are Titian, Gerolamo Cardano, Tahmasp I, Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, Aloysius Lilius, and Hans Sachs. After her are Frederick III, Elector Palatine, Luis de Requesens y Zúñiga, Bálint Bakfark, John Albert I, Duke of Mecklenburg, Bartolomé Carranza, and Nicola Vicentino.

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Among people born in Italy, Isabella de' Medici ranks 1,392 out of 4,668Before her are Paolo Ruffini (1765), Andrea Alciato (1492), Veronica Giuliani (1660), Angelo Scola (1941), Battista Farina (1893), and Trota of Salerno (1001). After her are Luisa of Naples and Sicily (1773), Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena (1610), Antonio Sant'Elia (1888), Luigi Tenco (1938), Maurus Servius Honoratus (363), and Pietro Longhi (1701).


Among politicians born in Italy, Isabella de' Medici ranks 331Before her are Mario Beccaria (1920), Muzio Attendolo Sforza (1369), Julius Paulus Prudentissimus (190), Bianca Maria Visconti (1425), Constantius Gallus (325), and Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino (1490). After her are Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena (1610), Edda Mussolini (1910), Lucius Julius Caesar (-135), Gnaeus Pompeius (-80), Gaetano Bresci (1869), and Princess Maria Antonia of Naples and Sicily (1784).