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Owen Tudor

1400 - 1461

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Sir Owen Tudor (Welsh: Owain ap Maredudd ap Tudur, c. 1400 – 2 February 1461) was a Welsh courtier and the second husband of Catherine of Valois (1401–1437), widow of King Henry V of England. He was the grandfather of Henry VII, founder of the Tudor dynasty. Owen was a descendant of a prominent family from Penmynydd on the Isle of Anglesey, which traces its lineage back to Ednyfed Fychan (d. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Owen Tudor has received more than 1,006,948 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Owen Tudor is the 3,997th most popular politician (up from 5,872nd in 2019), the 906th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,228th in 2019) and the 156th most popular British Politician.

Owen Tudor is most famous for being the first person to climb Mount Everest.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Owen Tudor ranks 3,997 out of 15,710Before him are Labarna I, Antonio I, Prince of Monaco, Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Baden, Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg, Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, and Pekahiah. After him are Musa Çelebi, Anastasia of Kiev, Vakhtang I of Iberia, Mohammed Omar, Everard des Barres, and Francisco Largo Caballero.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1400, Owen Tudor ranks 7Before him are Fra Angelico, Gilles Binchois, Bartolomeo Colleoni, Gennadius Scholarius, Konrad Witz, and Vladislav II of Wallachia. After him are Filarete, Ausiàs March, Ruy González de Clavijo, Alexander I of Moldavia, Andronikos V Palaiologos, and Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine. Among people deceased in 1461, Owen Tudor ranks 4Before him are Charles VII of France, Domenico Veneziano, and Charles, Prince of Viana. After him are Georg von Peuerbach, Thomas of Bosnia, and Afonso I, Duke of Braganza.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Owen Tudor ranks 906 out of 6,924Before him are Prince John of the United Kingdom (1905), Kiefer Sutherland (1966), Brian Cox (1946), Ginger Baker (1939), Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton (1850), and Charles Wheatstone (1802). After him are Robert Browning (1812), Charles Spearman (1863), Ewan McGregor (1971), Steve Harris (1956), Ruth Rendell (1930), and Tom Wilkinson (1948).

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