Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp

1712 - 1760

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Johanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp (24 October 1712 – 30 May 1760) was a German regent, Princess of Anhalt-Zerbst by marriage to Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, and regent of Anhalt-Zerbst from 1747 to 1752 for her minor son, Frederick Augustus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp has received more than 138,104 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp is the 162nd most popular nobleman (up from 224th in 2019), the 701st most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,056th in 2019) and the 12th most popular German Nobleman.

Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp was the first wife of Peter III of Russia. She was a German princess and was the daughter of Frederick William I, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, and Princess Augusta of Great Britain. She was born in 1727 and died in 1762. She is most famous for being the mother of the last tsar of Russia, Emperor Nicholas I.

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Among noblemen, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp ranks 162 out of 843Before her are Galeazzo Maria Sforza, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Ramesses IX, Sorghaghtani Beki, Archduke Ludwig Viktor of Austria, and Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands. After her are Maria Anna of Bavaria, Archduchess Anna of Austria, Raziye Sultan, Eleonora Gonzaga, Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, and Frederick, Prince of Wales.

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Among people born in 1712, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp ranks 6Before her are Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Frederick the Great, Count of St. Germain, Sayat-Nova, and Francesco Guardi. After her are Charles-Michel de l'Épée, Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine, Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, Tokugawa Ieshige, George Grenville, and Toriyama Sekien. Among people deceased in 1760, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp ranks 5Before her are George II of Great Britain, Anna Magdalena Bach, Maria Amalia of Saxony, and Baal Shem Tov. After her are Nicolaus Zinzendorf, Alaungpaya, Christoph Graupner, William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, and George Clifford III.

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Among people born in Germany, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp ranks 701 out of 5,289Before her are Andreas Baader (1943), Josef Albers (1888), Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839), Max Wolf (1863), Maurice de Saxe (1696), and Günther Prien (1908). After her are Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria (1636), Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock (1724), Louisa Ulrika of Prussia (1720), Amalie Auguste of Bavaria (1801), Alfred Hugenberg (1865), and Heinrich Louis d'Arrest (1822).

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