Margaret Tudor

1489 - 1541

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Margaret Tudor (28 November 1489 – 18 October 1541) was Queen of Scotland from 1503 until 1513 by marriage to King James IV. She was the eldest daughter and second child of King Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York, and the sister of King Henry VIII of England. Margaret married James IV at the age of 13, in accordance with the Treaty of Perpetual Peace between England and Scotland. Together, they had six children, though only one of them reached adulthood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Tudor has received more than 6,150,489 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia. Margaret Tudor is the 75th most popular companion (up from 83rd in 2019), the 273rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 314th in 2019) and the 13th most popular British Companion.

Margaret Tudor was the sister of King Henry VIII and the daughter of King Henry VII. She was born in 1489, and was married to James IV of Scotland in 1503. Margaret Tudor is most famous for being the mother of James V of Scotland, who was born in 1512.

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Among companions, Margaret Tudor ranks 75 out of 687Before her are Sepp Dietrich, Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France, Astrid of Sweden, Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Zayd ibn Harithah, and Tiye. After her are Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib, Mary of Teck, Alexandra Feodorovna, Catherine of Austria, Queen of Portugal, and Hecuba.

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Among people born in 1489, Margaret Tudor ranks 3Before her are Thomas Müntzer and Antonio da Correggio. After her are Charles, Duke of Vendôme, Thomas Cranmer, William Farel, Gaston of Foix, Duke of Nemours, Fernando d'Ávalos, Antoine, Duke of Lorraine, Gerónimo de Aguilar, Charles IV, Duke of Alençon, and Henry V, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg. Among people deceased in 1541, Margaret Tudor ranks 3Before her are Paracelsus and Francisco Pizarro. After her are Johann Georg Faust, Pedro de Alvarado, Gazi Husrev-beg, Francysk Skaryna, Jean Clouet, Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, Henry IV, Duke of Saxony, Bernard van Orley, and Andreas Karlstadt.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Margaret Tudor ranks 273 out of 6,924Before her are Saint Walpurga (710), Jon Lord (1941), Richard Cromwell (1626), Edward Gibbon (1737), Emmeline Pankhurst (1858), and Gertrude Bell (1868). After her are Benjamin Britten (1913), Arthur Evans (1851), David Suchet (1946), Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Owen Willans Richardson (1879), and John Galsworthy (1867).

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Among companions born in United Kingdom, Margaret Tudor ranks 13Before her are Anne Hathaway (1556), Princess Helena of the United Kingdom (1846), Catherine Howard (1523), Catherine Parr (1512), Mordred (null), and Mary Tudor, Queen of France (1496). After her are Mary of Teck (1867), Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg (1887), Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia (1596), Maud of Wales (1869), and Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine (1863).