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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. Mary was the eldest daughter of James, Duke of York, and his first wife Anne Hyde. Mary and her sister Anne were raised as Anglicans at the behest of their uncle, King Charles II, although their parents both converted to Roman Catholicism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary II of England has received more than 3,451,064 page views. Her biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Mary II of England is the 106th most popular politician (down from 88th in 2019), the 36th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 34th 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, Mary II of England ranks 106 out of 15,577Before her are Kim Il-sung, Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor, Pontius Pilate, Mehmed III, Philip IV of France, and Hadrian. After her are Herod the Great, Hermann Göring, Isabella I of Castile, Yasser Arafat, Pepin the Short, and Louis XIII of France.

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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, Maria Aurora von Königsmarck, Princess Eleonore Erdmuthe of Saxe-Eisenach, William Ernest, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Baltacı Mehmet Pasha, Jan Frans van Bloemen, and Augustus William, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel. Among people deceased in 1694, Mary II of England ranks 1After her are Matsuo Bashō, Marcello Malpighi, Samuel von Pufendorf, Antoine Arnauld, Natalya Naryshkina, Suleiman of Persia, Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke of Parma, Francesco Morosini, John George IV, Elector of Saxony, Vittoria della Rovere, and Pierre Puget.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary II of England ranks 36 out of 7,765Before her are Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Robert Hooke (1635), Lord Byron (1788), Jane Austen (1775), John Dalton (1766), and David Hume (1711). After her are James Prescott Joule (1818), Thomas More (1478), Arthur Conan Doyle (1859), Anthony Hopkins (1937), John Lennon (1940), and Edward Jenner (1749).

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), Margaret Thatcher (1925), Mary I of England (1516), Richard I of England (1157), and Mary, Queen of Scots (1542). After her are John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Alfred the Great (849), Henry VII of England (1457), George VI (1895), and Edward VI of England (1537).