Llywelyn the Great

1173 - 1240

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Llywelyn the Great (Welsh: Llywelyn Fawr, [ɬəˈwɛlɪn vaʊ̯r]), full name Llywelyn mab Iorwerth), (c. 1173 – 11 April 1240) was a King of Gwynedd in north Wales and eventually ruler of all Wales. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Llywelyn the Great has received more than 932,608 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Llywelyn the Great is the 10,324th most popular politician (down from 10,208th in 2019), the 2,367th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,285th in 2019) and the 358th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Llywelyn the Great ranks 10,324 out of 15,710Before him are Adlai Stevenson I, Ahmed Awad Ibn Auf, Gnaeus Domitius Calvinus, Ertha Pascal-Trouillot, Giovanni II Participazio, and Alaksandar Milinkievič. After him are Juan José Arévalo, Iñaki Urdangarin, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst, Caspar Weinberger, Ventidius Cumanus, and Paweł Adamowicz.

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Among people born in 1173, Llywelyn the Great ranks 5Before him are Louis I, Duke of Bavaria, Shinran, Eudokia Angelina, and Henry V, Count Palatine of the Rhine.  Among people deceased in 1240, Llywelyn the Great ranks 9Before him are Razia Sultana, Raymond Nonnatus, Constance of Hungary, Konrad von Thüringen, Jacques de Vitry, and Skule Bårdsson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Llywelyn the Great ranks 2,367 out of 6,924Before him are Fatboy Slim (1963), Freddie Highmore (1992), Simon Le Bon (1958), Humphrey Gilbert (1539), Hilary Mantel (1952), and Henry Ireton (1611). After him are William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst (1773), Rufus Sewell (1967), Maurice Evans (1901), Renée Vivien (1877), Kevin Ayers (1944), and Ernest Bevin (1881).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Llywelyn the Great ranks 358Before him are Ralph Abercromby (1734), Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke (1886), Prince William of Gloucester (1941), Jeremy Thorpe (1929), Prince Maurice of Battenberg (1891), and Henry Ireton (1611). After him are William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst (1773), Ernest Bevin (1881), Wulfhere of Mercia (650), Ian Paisley (1926), Matthew Hopkins (1620), and Dionysios Kasdaglis (1872).