New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Philip IV of Spain

1605 - 1665

Photo of Philip IV of Spain

Icon of person Philip IV of Spain

Philip IV (Spanish: Felipe, Portuguese: Filipe; 8 April 1605 – 17 September 1665), also called the Planet King (Spanish: Rey Planeta), was King of Spain from 1621 to his death and (as Philip III) King of Portugal from 1621 to 1640. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip IV of Spain has received more than 2,377,812 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Philip IV of Spain is the 269th most popular politician (up from 308th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Spain (up from 33rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Spanish Politician.

Philip IV of Spain is most famous for his role in the expulsion of the Jews from Spain in 1492.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Philip IV of Spains by language


Among politicians, Philip IV of Spain ranks 269 out of 15,577Before him are Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Tolui, Baldwin IV of Jerusalem, Philippe Pétain, Rüstem Pasha, and Nursultan Nazarbayev. After him are Mahmud II, Charles the Bald, Edward III of England, Elizabeth of Russia, William the Silent, and Silvio Berlusconi.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1605, Philip IV of Spain ranks 1After him are Tianqi Emperor, Fatma Sultan, Gevherhan Sultan, Şehzade Mehmed, Patriarch Nikon of Moscow, Giacomo Carissimi, Adriaen Brouwer, Ayşe Sultan, Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Montpensier, Semyon Dezhnev, and George II, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt. Among people deceased in 1665, Philip IV of Spain ranks 2Before him is Pierre de Fermat. After him are Nicolas Poussin, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, César, Duke of Vendôme, Elisabetta Sirani, Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet, Mary of Jesus of Ágreda, Sigismund Francis, Archduke of Austria, Stefan Czarniecki, Jean Bolland, and Pieter Jansz. Saenredam.

Others Born in 1605

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1665

Go to all Rankings

In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Philip IV of Spain ranks 27 out of 2,932Before him are Joanna of Castile (1479), Joan Miró (1893), Ferdinand II of Aragon (1452), Maimonides (1138), Teresa of Ávila (1515), and Saint Lawrence (225). After him are Saint Dominic (1170), Francis Xavier (1506), Charles II of Spain (1661), Anne of Austria (1601), Ibn Arabi (1165), and Julio Iglesias (1943).


Among politicians born in Spain, Philip IV of Spain ranks 10Before him are Theodosius I (340), Hadrian (76), Isabella I of Castile (1451), Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor (1503), Joanna of Castile (1479), and Ferdinand II of Aragon (1452). After him are Charles II of Spain (1661), Philip III of Spain (1578), Charles III of Spain (1716), Arcadius (377), Alfonso XIII of Spain (1886), and Abd al-Rahman III (889).