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John VI of Portugal

1767 - 1826

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John VI (Portuguese: João VI; 13 May 1767 – 10 March 1826), nicknamed "the Clement", was King of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves from 1816 to 1825. Although the United Kingdom of Portugal, over which he ruled, ceased to exist de facto beginning in 1822, he remained its monarch de jure between 1822 and 1825. After the recognition of the independence of Brazil under the Treaty of Rio de Janeiro of 1825, he continued as King of Portugal until his death in 1826. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John VI of Portugal has received more than 495,271 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia. John VI of Portugal is the 1,811th most popular politician (down from 1,384th in 2019), the 39th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 30th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Portuguese Politician.

John vi of Portugal is most famous for his role in the Portuguese succession crisis of 1580. He was the son of King Manuel I of Portugal and his second wife, Maria of Aragon. He succeeded his father to the throne in 1557.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, John VI of Portugal ranks 1,811 out of 15,710Before him are Publius Clodius Pulcher, James IV of Scotland, Abd al-Rahman II, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia, and Burhanuddin Rabbani. After him are 1st Dalai Lama, Rodion Malinovsky, Leopold, Duke of Lorraine, John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony, Henry II of Castile, and Edgar the Peaceful.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1767, John VI of Portugal ranks 8Before him are Wilhelm von Humboldt, Louis Antoine de Saint-Just, Andrew Jackson, Jean-Baptiste Say, John Quincy Adams, and Benjamin Constant. After him are August Wilhelm Schlegel, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, Nicolas Oudinot, Manuel Godoy, Maria Theresa of Austria, and Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg. Among people deceased in 1826, John VI of Portugal ranks 8Before him are Carl Maria von Weber, John Adams, Joseph von Fraunhofer, Philippe Pinel, René Laennec, and Giuseppe Piazzi. After him are Stamford Raffles, Joseph Proust, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Elizabeth Alexeievna, Nikolay Karamzin, and Frederica of Baden.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, John VI of Portugal ranks 39 out of 479Before him are Amália Rodrigues (1920), Maria I of Portugal (1734), Orosius (375), Sister Lúcia (1907), Afonso IV of Portugal (1291), and Henry, King of Portugal (1512). After him are Denis of Portugal (1261), Joseph I of Portugal (1714), Afonso II of Portugal (1185), Sancho I of Portugal (1154), Manoel de Oliveira (1908), and Maria Manuela, Princess of Portugal (1527).

Among POLITICIANS In Portugal

Among politicians born in Portugal, John VI of Portugal ranks 20Before him are John IV of Portugal (1604), Afonso III of Portugal (1210), Carlos I of Portugal (1863), Maria I of Portugal (1734), Afonso IV of Portugal (1291), and Henry, King of Portugal (1512). After him are Joseph I of Portugal (1714), Afonso II of Portugal (1185), Sancho I of Portugal (1154), Maria Manuela, Princess of Portugal (1527), Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa (1948), and Ferdinand I of Portugal (1345).