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Princess Charlotte of Wales

1796 - 1817

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Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales (7 January 1796 – 6 November 1817) was the only child of George, Prince of Wales (later King George IV), and his wife, Caroline of Brunswick. She was expected to ascend the British throne after the deaths of her grandfather, George III, and her father, but died in childbirth at the age of 21, predeceasing them both. Charlotte's parents disliked each other from before their arranged marriage and soon separated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Princess Charlotte of Wales has received more than 3,008,062 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Princess Charlotte of Wales is the 3,017th most popular politician (up from 3,223rd in 2019), the 679th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 743rd in 2019) and the 125th most popular British Politician.

Princess Charlotte of Wales was the only child of George, Prince of Wales, and Caroline of Brunswick. She was born in 1796, but died in childbirth in 1817.

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Among politicians, Princess Charlotte of Wales ranks 3,017 out of 15,577Before her are Albert V, Duke of Bavaria, Mykola Azarov, Pavlo Skoropadskyi, George Vella, Giuseppe Guarneri, and Gnaeus Domitius Corbulo. After her are Seongjong of Goryeo, Empress Wanrong, Lapu-Lapu, Anthony of Saxony, Vladimír Mečiar, and Eric II of Denmark.

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Among people born in 1796, Princess Charlotte of Wales ranks 6Before her are Nicholas I of Russia, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, Adolphe Quetelet, and Michael Thonet. After her are Jakob Steiner, Franz Berwald, Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg, Carl Loewe, Peter Fendi, and Giovanni Pacini. Among people deceased in 1817, Princess Charlotte of Wales ranks 10Before her are André Masséna, Charles Messier, Karađorđe, Marie Walewska, Martin Heinrich Klaproth, and Johann Ludwig Burckhardt. After her are Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin, Theroigne de Mericourt, William Bligh, Fyodor Ushakov, Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg, and Nakşidil Sultan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Princess Charlotte of Wales ranks 679 out of 7,765Before her are Thomas Chippendale (1718), J. L. Austin (1911), Amélie of Orléans (1865), John Harrison (1693), Jude Law (1972), and Ian McEwan (1948). After her are Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales (1473), Chris Slade (1946), Naomi Watts (1968), Edgar Wallace (1875), Martin Ryle (1918), and Clementine Churchill (1885).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Princess Charlotte of Wales ranks 125Before her are Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428), Nigel Farage (1964), William Pitt the Younger (1759), Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury (1473), William Ewart Gladstone (1809), and Macbeth, King of Scotland (1005). After her are Clementine Churchill (1885), Richard of Cornwall (1209), Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853), Norman Angell (1872), Margaret of York (1446), and John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer (1924).