Prince Edward, Duke of Kent

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Prince Edward, Duke of Kent

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, (Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick; born 9 October 1935) is a member of the British royal family. He is a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II through their fathers, Prince George, Duke of Kent, and King George VI. Because his mother, Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark was a first cousin of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Edward is both a first cousin once removed and second cousin to Prince Charles and his siblings. He has held the title of Duke of Kent since the age of six, after the death of his father in a plane crash in 1942. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent has received more than 4,291,177 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,233rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent ranks 5,200 out of 14,801Before him are K. Kamaraj, Apollonius Molon, Koča Popović, Giovanni Gronchi, Kōki Hirota, and Pontiac. After him are D. F. Malan, Tai Jia, Cai Yong, Wang Zhengjun, Siemowit, and Aleksandar Vučić.

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Among people born in 1935, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent ranks 81Before him are Valeri Kubasov, André Brink, Jerry Fodor, Jan Saudek, Judd Hirsch, and Robert Silverberg. After him are Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah, Julian Glover, Lee Remick, Vladislav Volkov, Maj Sjöwall, and Jack Welch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent ranks 1,095 out of 5,347Before him are John E. Walker (1941), Terry Jones (1942), Michael Moorcock (1939), Eadgyth (910), John Lindley (1799), and Tom Pryce (1949). After him are Thomas Willis (1621), Hudson Taylor (1832), William Walton (1902), Billy Idol (1955), Mark Hollis (1955), and Fraser Stoddart (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent ranks 180Before him are John Bowring (1792), Matilda of England, Duchess of Saxony (1156), Domnall mac Ailpín (812), George Canning (1770), Æthelbald, King of Wessex (831), and Margaret of York (1446). After him are Louis Lucien Bonaparte (1813), Lord Randolph Churchill (1849), Penda of Mercia (606), Fletcher Christian (1764), Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset (1506), and Spencer Perceval (1762).