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Margaret Douglas

1515 - 1578

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Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox (8 October 1515 – 7 March 1578), was the daughter of the Scottish queen dowager Margaret Tudor and her second husband Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus. In her youth she was high in the favour of her uncle, Henry VIII of England, but later incurred his anger for her unauthorised engagement to Lord Thomas Howard, who died in the Tower of London in 1537. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Douglas has received more than 880,125 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Margaret Douglas is the 7,577th most popular politician, the 1,570th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 254th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Margaret Douglas ranks 7,577 out of 15,577Before her are Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde, Piero Soderini, John Ernest IV, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Giorgio Perlasca, Ernst Albrecht, and Sicco Mansholt. After her are Boutros Ghali, William VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Dietrich, Count of Oldenburg, Manuel I of Trebizond, Godepert, and Alexander Yakovlev.

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Among people born in 1515, Margaret Douglas ranks 17Before her are Felix of Cantalice, Sebastian Castellio, Cipriano de Rore, Johann Weyer, Mikołaj "the Black" Radziwiłł, and Frederick III, Elector Palatine. After her are Hōjō Ujiyasu, Valerius Cordus, Christoph, Duke of Württemberg, Duarte, Duke of Guimarães, Francisco de Toledo, and Giorgio Biandrata. Among people deceased in 1578, Margaret Douglas ranks 16Before her are Joanna of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany, Pietro Andrea Mattioli, Ferdinand, Prince of Asturias, Giulio Clovio, Giovanni Battista Moroni, and Marie Elisabeth of France. After her are Abu Marwan Abd al-Malik I Saadi, Cornelis Cort, and Giulio della Rovere.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Margaret Douglas ranks 1,570 out of 7,765Before her are George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784), William Auld (1924), William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire (1720), John Muir (1838), David Coulthard (1971), and Frances Shand Kydd (1936). After her are William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708), John Barbirolli (1899), Oliver Hart (1948), Maurice Wilkes (1913), Rupert Sheldrake (1942), and Mary Ann Cotton (1832).

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