Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein

1840 - 1929

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Johann II (Johann Maria Franz Placidus; 5 October 1840 – 11 February 1929), nicknamed the Good (German: Der Gute), was Prince of Liechtenstein from 12 November 1858 until his death in 1929. His reign of 70 years and 91 days is the third-longest of any sovereign monarch in European history, after those of King Louis XIV and Queen Elizabeth II respectively, and fourth-longest overall for which exact dates are known (after King Louis, Queen Elizabeth, and King Bhumibol Adulyadej respectively). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein has received more than 486,481 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein is the 3,218th most popular politician (up from 4,357th in 2019), the 112th most popular biography from Czechia (up from 139th in 2019) and the 31st most popular Czech Politician.

Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein, is most famous for the establishment of the Liechtenstein Museum Foundation in 1968.

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Among politicians, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein ranks 3,218 out of 19,576Before him are Li Peng, Liuvigild, Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, Anne Marie d'Orléans, Antiochus IX Cyzicenus, and Stefan Löfven. After him are György Dózsa, Emperor Dezong of Tang, Emperor Keikō, Baydu, Constantine Bodin, and Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria.

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Among people born in 1840, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein ranks 20Before him are John Boyd Dunlop, August Bebel, Father Damien, Per Teodor Cleve, Thomas Hardy, and Richard von Krafft-Ebing. After him are Alfred Thayer Mahan, Edward Whymper, Hiram Maxim, Giovanni Verga, Hans Makart, and Kuroda Kiyotaka. Among people deceased in 1929, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein ranks 22Before him are Thorstein Veblen, Maria Christina of Austria, Mercédès Jellinek, Wyatt Earp, Antoine Bourdelle, and Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia. After him are Charles Cooley, Franz Rosenzweig, Habibullāh Kalakāni, Arthur Scherbius, Gyula Andrássy the Younger, and Prince Henry of Prussia.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein ranks 112 out of 1,200Before him are Emil Škoda (1839), Josef Suk (1874), Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen (1856), Mojmir I of Moravia (795), Martina Navratilova (1956), and Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897). After him are Stanislav Grof (1931), Elizabeth of Bohemia (1292), Jan Švankmajer (1934), Joseph Maria Olbrich (1867), Alfred Kubin (1877), and Anne of Bohemia (1366).

Among POLITICIANS In Czechia

Among politicians born in Czechia, Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein ranks 31Before him are Henry of Bohemia (1265), Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein (1940), Vratislaus II of Bohemia (1035), Konrad Henlein (1898), Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen (1856), and Mojmir I of Moravia (795). After him are Boleslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (915), Jarmila Kratochvílová (1951), Rudolf Slánský (1901), Antonín Zápotocký (1884), Vladislaus II, Duke of Bohemia (1110), and Bretislav I (1005).