POLITICIAN

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn

1767 - 1820

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, (Edward Augustus; 2 November 1767 – 23 January 1820) was the fourth son and fifth child of King George III. His only child became Queen Victoria. Prince Edward was created Duke of Kent and Strathearn and Earl of Dublin on 23 April 1799 and, a few weeks later, appointed a General and commander-in-chief of British forces in the Maritime Provinces of North America. On 23 March 1802, he was appointed Governor of Gibraltar and nominally retained that post until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn has received more than 2,984,484 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,186th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn ranks 2,170 out of 14,801Before him are Louise Mountbatten, Amel-Marduk, Fuad Masum, Colin Powell, William I of Sicily, and Kiya. After him are Gotse Delchev, Jehoash of Israel, Karl Radek, John of Brienne, Choi Kyu-hah, and Prajadhipok.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1767, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn ranks 11Before him are John Quincy Adams, Jean-Baptiste Say, Benjamin Constant, John VI of Portugal, August Wilhelm Schlegel, and Nicolas Oudinot. After him are Manuel Godoy, Rama II of Siam, Andreas Hofer, Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg, Henri Christophe, and Maria Theresa of Austria. Among people deceased in 1820, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn ranks 5Before him are George III of the United Kingdom, Joseph Fouché, Jiaqing Emperor, and Elisa Bonaparte. After him are François Christophe de Kellermann, François Joseph Lefebvre, Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry, Karl Philipp, Prince of Schwarzenberg, Gia Long, Manuel Belgrano, and Henri Christophe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn ranks 515 out of 5,347Before him are Thomas Cromwell (1485), Tilda Swinton (1960), Frederick Forsyth (1938), Charlie Watts (1941), Karl Pearson (1857), and Antony Hewish (1924). After him are Tom Jones (1940), Jean Simmons (1929), Harold Wilson (1916), Banksy (1970), George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham (1592), and Chris Slade (1946).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn ranks 90Before him are Kenneth MacAlpin (810), Sweyn II of Denmark (1020), William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), Gordon Brown (1951), Nigel Farage (1964), and Austen Chamberlain (1863). After him are Harold Wilson (1916), George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham (1592), Robert Peel (1788), John Major (1943), Edmund Ironside (993), and Marie of Romania (1875).