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John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich

1718 - 1792

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John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, PC, FRS (13 November 1718 – 30 April 1792) was a British statesman who succeeded his grandfather Edward Montagu, 3rd Earl of Sandwich as the Earl of Sandwich in 1729, at the age of ten. During his life, he held various military and political offices, including Postmaster General, First Lord of the Admiralty, and Secretary of State for the Northern Department. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich has received more than 1,170,366 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich is the 5,024th most popular politician (down from 4,620th in 2019), the 1,059th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,029th in 2019) and the 182nd most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich ranks 5,024 out of 15,577Before him are Sophia of Halshany, Vittoria della Rovere, Glafcos Clerides, Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah I, Mithridates V of Pontus, and Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg. After him are Samuel Aba, Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia, Eleanor of Navarre, Peter II, Duke of Bourbon, Maria Cristina of Naples and Sicily, and Galswintha.

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Among people born in 1718, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich ranks 7Before him are Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Mariana Victoria of Spain, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Anna Leopoldovna, Thomas Chippendale, and Alexander Roslin. After him are Nikita Ivanovich Panin, Jean Philippe Loys de Cheseaux, Jacob Christian Schäffer, Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie, Antoine de Chézy, and Jean Joseph Marie Amiot. Among people deceased in 1792, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich ranks 8Before him are Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, Gustav III of Sweden, Maria Luisa of Spain, Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe, Joshua Reynolds, and Richard Arkwright. After him are Joseph Martin Kraus, Nguyễn Huệ, Tiradentes, Robert Adam, Johann van Beethoven, and Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich ranks 1,059 out of 7,765Before him are Kim Wilde (1960), Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1900), Stewart Granger (1913), Mary Ann Nichols (1845), Twiggy (1949), and James Broun-Ramsay, 1st Marquess of Dalhousie (1812). After him are Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia (1945), Frank Oz (1944), Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921), Roy Hodgson (1947), Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900), and Ross Brawn (1954).

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