Marina Mniszech

1588 - 1614

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Marina Mniszech (Polish: Maryna Mniszech; Russian: Марина Мнишек [Marina Mnishek], Russian pronunciation: [mɐˈrinə ˈmniʂɨk]; also known in Russian lore as Marinka the Witch; c. 1588 – 24 December 1614) was a Polish noblewoman and warlord who became the Tsaritsa of Russia during the Time of Troubles. She was forcibly installed with her husband, False Dmitry I, on the Russian throne by Poland's King Sigismund III. A devout Catholic, Marina hoped to convert Russia's population to Catholicism and followed Sigismund's command to spread terror and eradicate opposition in order to create a puppet state. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marina Mniszech has received more than 70,878 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Marina Mniszech is the 328th most popular nobleman (up from 385th in 2019), the 187th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 233rd in 2019) and the most popular Ukrainian Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Marina Mniszech ranks 328 out of 843. Before her are Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg, Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, Madeleine de La Tour d'Auvergne, John Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, Princess Elisabeth of Saxony, and Duchess Caroline Mariane of Mecklenburg. After her are Theobald V, Count of Blois, Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, John, Count of Angoulême, Charles, Duke of Brittany, Igor Svyatoslavich, and Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies.

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Among people born in 1588, Marina Mniszech ranks 5Before her are Thomas Hobbes, Marin Mersenne, Constance of Austria, and Henri, Prince of Condé. After her are Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Robert Filmer, Adolf Frederick I, Duke of Mecklenburg, Johann Heinrich Alsted, Isaac Beeckman, and Pierre Séguier. Among people deceased in 1614, Marina Mniszech ranks 7Before her are El Greco, Elizabeth Báthory, Camillus de Lellis, Lavinia Fontana, Pedro Fernandes de Queirós, and Mavro Orbini. After her are Pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme, Philipp Ludwig, Count Palatine of Neuburg, Luís Vaz de Torres, Isaac Casaubon, and Felice Anerio.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Marina Mniszech ranks 187 out of 913. Before her are Stanislaw Ulam (1909), Yevgeny Khaldei (1917), Nikolai Kapustin (1937), Pavel Popovich (1930), Natalia Sedova (1882), and Efim Bogoljubov (1889). After her are Pacatianus (200), Arkhip Kuindzhi (1842), Igor Svyatoslavich (1151), Sergey Gorshkov (1910), Aureolus (220), and Alla Nazimova (1879).

Among NOBLEMEN In Ukraine

Among noblemen born in Ukraine, Marina Mniszech ranks 1After her are Igor Svyatoslavich (1151).