Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark

1908 - 1980

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Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark (Greek: Πέτρος; 3 December 1908 – 15 October 1980) was a Greek prince, soldier and anthropologist specialising in Tibetan culture and polyandry. Born in Paris and high in the line of succession to the Greek throne, Prince Peter was deemed to have forfeited his succession rights by marrying a twice-divorced Russian commoner, Irina Aleksandrovna Ovtchinnikova. Following his first scientific voyage to Asia, Peter served as an officer of the Greek army during the Second World War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark has received more than 148,848 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark is the 575th most popular nobleman, the 2,589th most popular biography from France and the 96th most popular French Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark ranks 575 out of 843Before him are Boniface, Count of Savoy, Princess Madeleine, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, Humaira Begum, Eleanor of Prussia, Dorothea of Denmark, Electress Palatine, and Infante Antonio, Duke of Galliera. After him are John Casimir of the Palatinate-Simmern, Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Lady Katherine Grey, Louis I, Count of Nevers, Elisabeth of Anhalt-Zerbst, and Duchess Charlotte Georgine of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

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Among people born in 1908, Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark ranks 126Before him are Vazgen I, Ivan Yefremov, Jack Williamson, Richard Wright, Alejandro Scopelli, and Elek Schwartz. After him are Mel Blanc, Juan López Fontana, Aden Adde, Robert Morley, Giacomo Manzù, and Edward R. Murrow. Among people deceased in 1980, Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark ranks 109Before him are Hellmuth Walter, Katia Mann, Luigi Longo, Oskar Kummetz, Zygmunt Berling, and David Janssen. After him are Francisco de Sá Carneiro, José María Gil-Robles y Quiñones, Edelmiro Julián Farrell, Marie Under, Roza Eskenazi, and Lucien Buysse.

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Among people born in France, Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark ranks 2,589 out of 5,234Before him are Oscar Cullmann (1902), Felice Borel (1914), Gershom ben Judah (960), Margaret I, Countess of Flanders (1145), Alexandre-Émile Béguyer de Chancourtois (1820), and Eugène de Mazenod (1782). After him are Kylian Mbappé (1998), Pierre Clémenti (1942), Prince Ludwig August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1845), Marcel Griaule (1898), Blanche of France, Duchess of Orléans (1328), and Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605).

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