Prince John of the United Kingdom

1905 - 1919

Prince John of the United Kingdom

Prince John of the United Kingdom (John Charles Francis; 12 July 1905 – 18 January 1919) was the fifth son and youngest of the six children of King George V and Queen Mary. At the time of Prince John's birth, his father was the Prince of Wales and heir apparent to the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom, King Edward VII. In 1910, the Prince of Wales succeeded to the throne upon Edward VII's death and Prince John became fifth in the line of succession to the British throne. In 1909, Prince John was discovered to have epilepsy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince John of the United Kingdom has received more than 2,411,303 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 281st most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Prince John of the United Kingdom ranks 300 out of 559Before him are Afonso, Prince of Portugal, John, Count of Angoulême, Bertrand, Count of Toulouse, Princess Charlotte of Denmark, Princess Elisabeth of Saxony, and Amadeus V, Count of Savoy. After him are Henry II of Jerusalem, Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine, Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark, Archduchess Clementina of Austria, Henry I, Duke of Burgundy, and Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha.

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Among people born in 1905, Prince John of the United Kingdom ranks 65Before him are Albrecht, Duke of Bavaria, Joseph Cotten, Federica Montseny, Emílio Garrastazu Médici, Angelo Schiavio, and Clara Bow. After him are Pedro Petrone, Takeo Fukuda, Maria von Trapp, Enrique Ballestrero, Joseph Kosma, and Attila József. Among people deceased in 1919, Prince John of the United Kingdom ranks 46Before him are Franz Mehring, Henry J. Heinz, Mikhail Tsvet, Endre Ady, Edward Charles Pickering, and Vasily Chapayev. After him are Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia, Adolf Hurwitz, Feng Guozhang, Adelina Patti, John Alcock, and Wilfrid Laurier.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Prince John of the United Kingdom ranks 1,152 out of 5,347Before him are Vera Lynn (1917), Roy Hodgson (1947), Spencer Perceval (1762), David Warner (1941), William Jones (1675), and Matilda of Scotland (1080). After him are Edith Cavell (1865), John Fisher (1469), Michael York (1942), Andy Summers (1942), Joseph Needham (1900), and Mary Quant (1930).

Among NOBLEMEN In United Kingdom

Among noblemen born in United Kingdom, Prince John of the United Kingdom ranks 31Before him are Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale (1864), Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (1982), William Adelin (1103), Infante Alfonso Carlos, Duke of San Jaime (1849), Prince Michael of Kent (1942), and Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy (1936). After him are Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (1473), Prince William, Duke of Gloucester (1689), Elizabeth Boleyn, Countess of Wiltshire (1480), John of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Bedford (1389), Princess Augusta of Great Britain (1737), and Henry Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1564).