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Prince George of Greece and Denmark

1869 - 1957

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Prince George of Greece and Denmark (Greek: Γεώργιος; 24 June 1869 – 25 November 1957) was the second son and child of George I of Greece and Olga Konstantinovna of Russia, and is remembered chiefly for having once saved the life of his cousin the future Emperor of Russia, Nicholas II in 1891 during their visit to Japan together. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince George of Greece and Denmark has received more than 483,825 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Prince George of Greece and Denmark is the 3,135th most popular politician (down from 2,756th in 2019), the 212th most popular biography from Greece (down from 199th in 2019) and the 84th most popular Greek Politician.

Prince George of Greece and Denmark was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 27 April 1869. He was the second son of King George I of Greece and his wife, Grand Duchess Olga Constantinovna of Russia. His maternal grandparents were Emperor Alexander II of Russia and Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine. He was a nephew of Tsar Alexander III of Russia and King George I of the Hellenes, and thus a first cousin of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Prince George of Greece and Denmark ranks 3,135 out of 15,577Before him are Charles III, Duke of Parma, Emperor Taizu of Jin, Jacobo Árbenz, Alexander Balas, Junichiro Koizumi, and Hayk. After him are Yazid III, Jules de Polignac, Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria, Henri, Count of Paris, Ibrahim ibn al-Walid, and Necho I.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1869, Prince George of Greece and Denmark ranks 24Before him are Christian Lous Lange, Komitas, Siegfried Wagner, Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria, Henri Désiré Landru, and Emilio Aguinaldo. After him are Felix Salten, Karl Seitz, Gustaf Dalén, Albert Roussel, Gustav Vigeland, and Mary Mallon. Among people deceased in 1957, Prince George of Greece and Denmark ranks 34Before him are Erich von Stroheim, Heinrich Otto Wieland, Heinrich Hoffmann, Jože Plečnik, Richard E. Byrd, and V. Gordon Childe. After him are Maurice Garin, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Beniamino Gigli, José Leandro Andrade, James Brendan Connolly, and Erich Auerbach.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Prince George of Greece and Denmark ranks 212 out of 936Before him are Euclid of Megara (-435), Thrasybulus (-440), Agis IV (-265), Lafcadio Hearn (1850), Pelopidas (-450), and Bacchylides (-490). After him are Cylon of Athens (-700), Demaratus (-600), Philostratus (170), Konstantinos Stephanopoulos (1926), Archelaus (-500), and Agathon (-448).

Among POLITICIANS In Greece

Among politicians born in Greece, Prince George of Greece and Denmark ranks 84Before him are Prokopis Pavlopoulos (1950), Antiochus V Eupator (-173), Andreas Papandreou (1919), Philopoemen (-253), Agis IV (-265), and Pelopidas (-450). After him are Cylon of Athens (-700), Demaratus (-600), Konstantinos Stephanopoulos (1926), Alexander I of Epirus (-362), Thessalonike of Macedon (-352), and Antiphon (-480).