Leopold, Duke of Lorraine

1679 - 1729

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Leopold the Good (11 September 1679 – 27 March 1729) was Duke of Lorraine and Bar from 1690 to his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leopold, Duke of Lorraine has received more than 386,267 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 29 in 2019). Leopold, Duke of Lorraine is the 1,629th most popular politician (up from 1,656th in 2019), the 110th most popular biography from Austria (up from 124th in 2019) and the 37th most popular Austrian Politician.

Leopold, Duke of Lorraine, was the founder of the Leopoldian line of the House of Habsburg. He was a son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III and his wife Eleanor of Portugal.

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Among politicians, Leopold, Duke of Lorraine ranks 1,629 out of 19,576Before him are Hedwig of Silesia, Hassan Nasrallah, Lala Mustafa Pasha, Gelimer, Paul Bocuse, and Victoria of Baden. After him are Klaus Iohannis, Conradin, Zoë Porphyrogenita, Roh Tae-woo, Constans, and Li Keqiang.

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Among people born in 1679, Leopold, Duke of Lorraine ranks 2Before him is Christian Wolff. After him are Jan Dismas Zelenka, Woodes Rogers, Antonio Farnese, Duke of Parma, Charles III William, Margrave of Baden-Durlach, Jean François de Troy, Princess Magdalena Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst, Pietro Filippo Scarlatti, Pierre Fauchard, Firmin Abauzit, and Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. Among people deceased in 1729, Leopold, Duke of Lorraine ranks 3Before him are Thomas Newcomen, and John Law. After him are Jacob Roggeveen, Jean Meslier, Alexander Danilovich Menshikov, John Ernest IV, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, Johann David Heinichen, John William III, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach, Louis Antoine de Noailles, and Count Palatine Joseph Charles of Sulzbach.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Leopold, Duke of Lorraine ranks 110 out of 1,424Before him are Josef Strauss (1827), Alfred Hermann Fried (1864), Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria (1339), Otto of Greece (1815), Maria Leopoldina of Austria (1797), and Archduke Maximilian Francis of Austria (1756). After him are Dietrich Mateschitz (1944), Paul Feyerabend (1924), Karl von Frisch (1886), Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria (1883), Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France (1554), and Hans Asperger (1906).

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