POLITICIAN

Mary II of England

1662 - 1694

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Mary II (30 April 1662 – 28 December 1694) was Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, co-reigning with her husband, William III & II, from 1689 until her death in 1694. Although their father James, Duke of York, was Roman Catholic, Mary and her younger sister, Anne, were raised as Anglicans at the behest of their uncle, Charles II. Charles lacked legitimate children, making Mary second in the line of succession. She married her Protestant first cousin, William of Orange, in 1677. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary II of England has received more than 2,963,180 page views. Her biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Mary II of England is the 88th most popular politician (down from 77th in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 25th in 2019) and the 9th most popular British Politician.

Mary II of England is most famous for being the joint monarch with her husband, William III, who ruled England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1689 to 1694.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Mary II of England ranks 88 out of 15,710Before her are Selim I, James K. Polk, Henry IV of France, Margaret Thatcher, Heinrich Himmler, and Ashoka. After her are Hadrian, Tiberius, Darius the Great, Ahmed I, Boris Yeltsin, and Philip II of Spain.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1662, Mary II of England ranks 1After her are Marie Louise d’Orléans, Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria, Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Tokugawa Ienobu, Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, Jan Frans van Bloemen, William Ernest, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Princess Eleonore Erdmuthe of Saxe-Eisenach, Balaji Vishwanath, and Richard Bentley. Among people deceased in 1694, Mary II of England ranks 1After her are Matsuo Bashō, Marcello Malpighi, Samuel von Pufendorf, Natalya Naryshkina, Antoine Arnauld, Francesco Morosini, Suleiman of Persia, Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke of Parma, John George IV, Elector of Saxony, Pierre Puget, and Vittoria della Rovere.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary II of England ranks 35 out of 6,924Before her are Mary I of England (1516), Alexander Fleming (1881), Arthur Conan Doyle (1859), Margaret Thatcher (1925), David Hume (1711), and John Maynard Keynes (1883). After her are Daniel Defoe (1660), Jane Austen (1775), James Prescott Joule (1818), Bertrand Russell (1872), Anthony Hopkins (1937), and James Clerk Maxwell (1831).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Mary II of England ranks 9Before her are Queen Victoria (1819), Richard III of England (1452), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Richard I of England (1157), Mary I of England (1516), and Margaret Thatcher (1925). After her are Henry V of England (1386), Alfred the Great (849), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Edward VI of England (1537), George VI (1895), and Henry VII of England (1457).