Margaret, Maid of Norway

1283 - 1290

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Margaret (Norwegian: Margrete, Scottish Gaelic: Maighread; March or April 1283 – September 1290), known as the Maid of Norway, was the queen-designate of Scotland from 1286 until her death. As she was never inaugurated, her status as monarch is uncertain and has been debated by historians. Margaret was the daughter of King Eric II of Norway and Margaret of Scotland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret, Maid of Norway has received more than 758,682 page views. Her biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Margaret, Maid of Norway is the 300th most popular nobleman (down from 259th in 2019), the 82nd most popular biography from Norway (down from 78th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Norwegian Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Margaret, Maid of Norway ranks 300 out of 843Before her are Gioffre Borgia, Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia, Philibert I, Duke of Savoy, Duke Maximilian Emanuel in Bavaria, Leopold IV, Duke of Austria, and William Adelin. After her are Fulk III, Count of Anjou, Albrecht, Duke of Bavaria, Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg, Amadeus V, Count of Savoy, Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia, and Elizabeth of Sicily, Queen of Hungary.

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Among people born in 1283, Margaret, Maid of Norway ranks 1After her are Isabella of Castile, Queen of Aragon, Edward Balliol, Yoshida Kenkō, and Juan Ruiz. Among people deceased in 1290, Margaret, Maid of Norway ranks 7Before her are Beatrice Portinari, Ladislaus IV of Hungary, Eleanor of Castile, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria, Al-Mansur Qalawun, and Magnus III of Sweden. After her are Elizabeth the Cuman, Henryk IV Probus, Guido of Siena, Lloque Yupanqui, Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria, and Butigeidis.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Margaret, Maid of Norway ranks 82 out of 735Before her are Haakon II of Norway (1147), Arne Næss (1912), Inge I of Norway (1135), Ole Bull (1810), Finn E. Kydland (1943), and Max Manus (1914). After her are Haakon Ericsson (995), Eystein I of Norway (1088), Jan Garbarek (1947), Kristian Birkeland (1867), Otto Sverdrup (1854), and Kirsten Flagstad (1895).

Among NOBLEMEN In Norway

Among noblemen born in Norway, Margaret, Maid of Norway ranks 2Before her are Rollo (846). After her are Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway (1973), Princess Ingrid Alexandra of Norway (2004), and Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway (2005).