Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma

1503 - 1547

Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma

Pier Luigi Farnese (19 November 1503 – 10 September 1547) was the first Duke of Castro from 1537 to 1545 and the first Duke of Parma and Piacenza from 1545 to 1547. Born in Rome, Pier Luigi was the illegitimate son of Cardinal Alessandro Farnese (who later became Pope Paul III). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma has received more than 86,783 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,290th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma ranks 3,269 out of 14,801Before him are André-Hercule de Fleury, Mihailo Obrenović, Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria, Mohammad Shah Qajar, Harthacnut I of Denmark, and Zaifeng, Prince Chun. After him are Albert III, Duke of Saxony, Bettino Craxi, Thessalonike of Macedon, Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria, Joseph Berchtold, and Philip of Sweden.

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Among people born in 1503, Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma ranks 10Before him are Parmigianino, Christian III of Denmark, Isabella of Portugal, Henry II of Navarre, Anne of Bohemia and Hungary, and John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony. After him are Robert Estienne, Thomas Wyatt, Gerolama Orsini, Bartolomé Carranza, and Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski. Among people deceased in 1547, Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma ranks 9Before him are Francis I of France, Anne of Bohemia and Hungary, Sebastiano del Piombo, Pietro Bembo, Saint Cajetan, and Vittoria Colonna. After him are Hadım Suleiman Pasha, Johannes Schöner, Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, and Dorothea of Denmark, Duchess of Prussia.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke of Parma ranks 1,043 out of 3,282Before him are Luigi Riva (1944), Gaspare Spontini (1774), Robert I, Duke of Parma (1848), Barbara Strozzi (1619), Thomas Cajetan (1469), and Fabio Cannavaro (1973). After him are Rafael Bombelli (1526), Bettino Craxi (1934), Mario Capecchi (1937), Julia (-76), Lars Porsena (-600), and Stefano di Giovanni (1392).