Maximilian Sforza

1493 - 1530

Maximilian Sforza

Maximilian Sforza (Italian: Massimiliano Sforza, 25 January 1493 – 4 June 1530) was a Duke of Milan from the Sforza family, the son of Ludovico Sforza. He ruled 1512–1515, between the occupations of Louis XII of France (1500–1512), and Francis I of France in 1515. After the French victory at the Battle of Marignano, Maximilian was imprisoned by the returning French troops.When Maximilian was three his father tried to arrange a marriage between him and Mary Tudor, the younger daughter of King Henry VII of England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maximilian Sforza has received more than 46,367 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 115th most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Maximilian Sforza ranks 128 out of 559Before him are Miguel I of Portugal, Setnakhte, Robert the Strong, Ramesses X, Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia, and Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia. After him are Robert Curthose, Felipe VI of Spain, Ramesses IX, Harald II of Denmark, Leopold III, Duke of Austria, and Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans.

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Among people born in 1493, Maximilian Sforza ranks 3Before him are Paracelsus and Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha. After him are William IV, Duke of Bavaria, Anne de Montmorency, Sten Sture the Younger, Olaus Petri, Tansen, Yamamoto Kansuke, Nicolaus Olahus, and Justus Jonas. Among people deceased in 1530, Maximilian Sforza ranks 6Before him are Babur, Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy, Andrea del Sarto, Quentin Matsys, and Joanna la Beltraneja. After him are Thomas Wolsey, Pêro da Covilhã, Judah Leon Abravanel, Jacopo Sannazaro, Luis Ramírez de Lucena, and Bramantino.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Maximilian Sforza ranks 741 out of 3,282Before him are Piero di Cosimo (1462), Bernardino of Siena (1380), Pope Marinus II (932), Pope Lucius II (1100), Pope Celestine II (1100), and Pope Boniface VI (800). After him are Clementia of Hungary (1293), Gianni Agnelli (1921), Vannozza dei Cattanei (1442), Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia (1759), Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), and Roberto Baggio (1967).

Among NOBLEMEN In Italy

Among noblemen born in Italy, Maximilian Sforza ranks 15Before him are Gaius Caesar (-20), Maria Goretti (1890), Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1590), Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici (1360), Isabella d'Este (1474), and Gian Galeazzo Sforza (1469). After him are Galeazzo Maria Sforza (1444), Piero the Unfortunate (1472), Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia (1474), Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1476), Marie Joséphine of Savoy (1753), and Beatrice d'Este (1475).

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