Magnus, Duke of Holstein

1540 - 1583

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Magnus of Denmark or Magnus of Holstein (5 September [O.S. 26 August] 1540 – 28 March [O.S. 18 March] 1583) was a Prince of Denmark, Duke of Holstein, and a member of the House of Oldenburg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Magnus, Duke of Holstein has received more than 67,841 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Magnus, Duke of Holstein is the 5,162nd most popular politician (down from 4,691st in 2019), the 145th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 136th in 2019) and the 57th most popular Danish Politician.

Magnus, Duke of Holstein was most famous for being the father of King Christian I of Denmark.

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

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Over the past year Magnus, Duke of Holstein has had the most page views in the with 13,059 views, followed by Russian (12,653), and Estonian (3,422). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Indonesian (90.55%), Catalan (89.56%), and Egyptian Arabic (81.82%)


Among politicians, Magnus, Duke of Holstein ranks 5,162 out of 19,576Before him are Peter Stuyvesant, Charles II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Henry II, Duke of Lorraine, James Brooke, José Sarney, and Liuva I. After him are Kong Rong, Valentin Pavlov, Alexandre Pétion, Batbayan, Shoshenq II, and Bardylis.

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Among people born in 1540, Magnus, Duke of Holstein ranks 10Before him are Charles II, Archduke of Austria, John Sigismund Zápolya, Maharana Pratap, Joseph Justus Scaliger, Hümaşah Sultan, and Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eboli. After him are Gasparo da Salò, José de Acosta, Won Gyun, Pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme, Princess Cecilia of Sweden, and Ostilio Ricci. Among people deceased in 1583, Magnus, Duke of Holstein ranks 4Before him are Nurbanu Sultan, Catherine Jagiellon, and Fernão Mendes Pinto. After him are Oichi, Louis VI, Elector Palatine, Shibata Katsuie, Ivan Fyodorov, Surdas, Oda Nobutaka, Pirro Ligorio, and Andrey Kurbsky.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Magnus, Duke of Holstein ranks 145 out of 1,032Before him are Wilhelm Johannsen (1857), John Louis Emil Dreyer (1852), Barthold Georg Niebuhr (1776), Princess Charlotte of Denmark (1789), Otto Jespersen (1860), and Jesper Christensen (1948). After him are Johann Karl Ehrenfried Kegel (1784), Richard Møller Nielsen (1937), Giancarlo Esposito (1958), Vilhelm Thomsen (1842), Thorvald Stauning (1873), and Anne Sophie Reventlow (1693).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Magnus, Duke of Holstein ranks 57Before him are Sweyn III of Denmark (1125), Prince Valdemar of Denmark (1858), Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg (1796), Gudfred (800), Magnus II of Sweden (1130), and Barthold Georg Niebuhr (1776). After him are Thorvald Stauning (1873), Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark (1912), Haakon III of Norway (1182), Princess Margaret of Denmark (1895), Anne of Denmark, Electress of Saxony (1532), and Thyra (800).