Philip IV of Spain

1605 - 1665

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Philip IV (Spanish: Felipe, Portuguese: Filipe; 8 April 1605 – 17 September 1665) 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 1,608,036 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Philip IV of Spain is the 308th most popular politician (down from 293rd in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Spain (down from 32nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Spanish Politician.

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

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Among politicians, Philip IV of Spain ranks 308 out of 15,710Before him are Constantine XI Palaiologos, Galba, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Jawaharlal Nehru, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Alexander Dubček. After him are Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor, Edward IV of England, Ferdinand I of Austria, Louis XI of France, Kangxi Emperor, and Gerald Ford.

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Among people born in 1605, Philip IV of Spain ranks 1After him are Tianqi Emperor, Adriaen Brouwer, Giacomo Carissimi, Fatma Sultan, Patriarch Nikon of Moscow, Semyon Dezhnev, Thomas Browne, Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Montpensier, George II, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Simon Dach, and Jean-Baptiste Tavernier. Among people deceased in 1665, Philip IV of Spain ranks 3Before him are Pierre de Fermat and Nicolas Poussin. After him are Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, César, Duke of Vendôme, Andreas Cellarius, Mary of Jesus of Ágreda, Elisabetta Sirani, Sigismund Francis, Archduke of Austria, Catherine de Vivonne, marquise de Rambouillet, Pieter Jansz. Saenredam, and Stefan Czarniecki.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Philip IV of Spain ranks 33 out of 2,595Before him are Saint Dominic (1170), Saint Lawrence (225), Federico García Lorca (1898), El Cid (1045), Francis Xavier (1506), and Anne of Austria (1601). After him are Charles II of Spain (1661), Roland (736), Philip III of Spain (1578), Julio Iglesias (1943), Montserrat Caballé (1933), and Luis Buñuel (1900).


Among politicians born in Spain, Philip IV of Spain ranks 11Before him are Hadrian (76), Philip II of Spain (1527), 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), Arcadius (377), Charles III of Spain (1716), Alfonso XIII of Spain (1886), and Abd al-Rahman III (889).