John III of Portugal

1502 - 1557

John III of Portugal

John III (Portuguese: João III Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈɐ̃w̃]; 7 June 1502 – 11 June 1557) nicknamed The Pious (Portuguese: "o Piedoso") was the King of Portugal and the Algarves from 13 December 1521 to 11 June 1557. He was the son of King Manuel I and Maria of Aragon, the third daughter of King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John III of Portugal has received more than 352,356 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,107th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, John III of Portugal ranks 1,101 out of 14,801Before him are Valdemar I of Denmark, Astyages, Numerian, Yang Guifei, Ptolemy IX Lathyros, and Takeda Shingen. After him are F. W. de Klerk, Napoléon, Prince Imperial, Kenan Evren, Ladislaus I of Hungary, Justin Trudeau, and Alexander Kolchak.

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Among people born in 1502, John III of Portugal ranks 4Before him are Hurrem Sultan, Pope Gregory XIII, and Atahualpa. After him are La Malinche, Miguel López de Legazpi, Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Thomas Tallis, Pedro Nunes, Anthony Maria Zaccaria, Otto Henry, Elector Palatine, and Heinrich Aldegrever. Among people deceased in 1557, John III of Portugal ranks 5Before him are Jacques Cartier, Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia, Anne of Cleves, and Pontormo. After him are Bona Sforza, Mikael Agricola, Olaus Magnus, Emperor Go-Nara, Sebastian Cabot, Lautaro, and Ferrante Gonzaga.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, John III of Portugal ranks 25 out of 370Before him are John I of Portugal (1358), José Mourinho (1963), Cristiano Ronaldo (1985), Afonso V of Portugal (1432), Afonso de Albuquerque (1453), and Isabella of Portugal (1503). After him are Peter I of Portugal (1320), Manuel II of Portugal (1889), Amália Rodrigues (1920), António Egas Moniz (1874), John VI of Portugal (1767), and Afonso IV of Portugal (1291).

Among POLITICIANS In Portugal

Among politicians born in Portugal, John III of Portugal ranks 10Before him are Afonso I of Portugal (1109), Pedro I of Brazil (1798), John II of Portugal (1455), Sebastian of Portugal (1554), John I of Portugal (1358), and Afonso V of Portugal (1432). After him are Peter I of Portugal (1320), Manuel II of Portugal (1889), John VI of Portugal (1767), Afonso IV of Portugal (1291), Afonso III of Portugal (1210), and Edward, King of Portugal (1391).

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