NOBLEMAN

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge

1982 - Today

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William, Prince of Wales (William Arthur Philip Louis; born 21 June 1982), is the heir apparent to the British throne. He is the elder son of King Charles III and Diana, Princess of Wales. William was born during the reign of his paternal grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. He was educated at Wetherby School, Ludgrove School and Eton College. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge has received more than 33,255,931 page views. His biography is available in 98 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 91 in 2019). Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is the 60th most popular nobleman (up from 234th in 2019), the 221st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 828th in 2019) and the 14th most popular British Nobleman.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is most famous for being the second son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He is also second in line to the throne.

Memorability Metrics

  • 33M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 98

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 17.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Among NOBLEMEN

Among noblemen, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge ranks 60 out of 1,415Before him are Alexandra Feodorovna, Rollo, Empress Matilda, Henry IV of England, Herodias, and Robert Guiscard. After him are Philip the Bold, Charles, Count of Valois, Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Olga of Kiev, Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia, and Philippe of Belgium.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1982, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge ranks 1After him are Kaká, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Anne Hathaway, Lil Wayne, Sultan Kösen, Petr Čech, Víctor Valdés, Princess Madeleine, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, Kirsten Dunst, Yelena Isinbayeva, and Eddie Redmayne.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge ranks 221 out of 8,785Before him are C. S. Lewis (1898), Lady Godiva (990), Richard Madden (1986), C. F. Powell (1903), Mary Tudor, Queen of France (1496), and Ozzy Osbourne (1948). After him are Thomas Newcomen (1663), Robert Brown (1773), Laurence Olivier (1907), Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Alcuin (735), and James Hunt (1947).

Among NOBLEMEN In United Kingdom

Among noblemen born in United Kingdom, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge ranks 14Before him are Diana, Princess of Wales (1961), Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom (1857), Edward VII (1841), Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (1843), Empress Matilda (1102), and Henry IV of England (1367). After him are Edward the Black Prince (1330), Lady Jane Grey (1537), Princess Margaret of Connaught (1882), Henrietta of England (1644), Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), and Prince Andrew, Duke of York (1960).