Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern

1811 - 1885

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Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (German: Karl Anton Joachim Zephyrinus Friedrich Meinrad Fürst von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen; 7 September 1811 – 2 June 1885) was the last prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen before the territory was annexed by the Kingdom of Prussia in 1849. Afterwards he continued to be titular prince of his house and, with the death of the last prince of Hohenzollern-Hechingen in 1869, of the entire House of Hohenzollern. He served as Minister President of Prussia from 1858 to 1862, the only Hohenzollern prince to hold the post. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern has received more than 259,438 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern is the 4,598th most popular politician (down from 3,955th in 2019), the 1,246th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,091st in 2019) and the 354th most popular German Politician.

Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern is most famous for being the first Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. He was born in 1807 and died in 1881.

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Over the past year Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern has had the most page views in the with 31,990 views, followed by German (12,677), and Russian (6,912). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Belarusian (35.03%), Czech (28.11%), and Danish (23.26%)


Among politicians, Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern ranks 4,598 out of 19,576Before him are Robert III, Count of Flanders, Herihor, Emperor Go-Fukakusa, Alfonso Jordan, False Dmitry II, and Horik I. After him are Carlos Arias Navarro, Bagoas, Margaret of Bavaria, Malik-Shah II, Otto Meissner, and Prayut Chan-o-cha.

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Among people born in 1811, Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern ranks 17Before him are Harriet Beecher Stowe, Vissarion Belinsky, Louis Blanc, François Achille Bazaine, Elisha Otis, and Ambroise Thomas. After him are Zeng Guofan, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, Jón Sigurðsson, Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, Jules Dupré, and Auguste Bravais. Among people deceased in 1885, Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern ranks 13Before him are Ferdinand II of Portugal, Jens Peter Jacobsen, Charles George Gordon, Iwasaki Yatarō, Rosalía de Castro, and L'Inconnue de la Seine. After him are Edmond François Valentin About, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia, Moses Montefiore, Francisco Serrano, 1st Duke of la Torre, and Ferdinand Hiller.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern ranks 1,246 out of 7,253Before him are Thomas Müller (1989), Tilman Riemenschneider (1460), Josef Harpe (1887), Paul Schäfer (1921), Ernst Troeltsch (1865), and Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884). After him are Georges J. F. Köhler (1946), Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia (1883), Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1837), Anselm Feuerbach (1829), Nena (1960), and Thomas Kretschmann (1962).

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