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Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother

1900 - 2002

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Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 – 30 March 2002) was Queen of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 to 6 February 1952 as the wife of King George VI. She was the last Empress of India from her husband's accession 1936 until the British Raj was dissolved in August 1947. After her husband died, she was known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, to avoid confusion with her daughter, Queen Elizabeth II. Born into a family of British nobility, Elizabeth came to prominence in 1923 when she married the Duke of York, the second son of King George V and Queen Mary. The couple and their daughters Elizabeth and Margaret embodied traditional ideas of family and public service. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother has received more than 25,245,198 page views. Her biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother is the 11th most popular nobleman (down from 8th in 2019), the 48th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 42nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Nobleman.

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother is most famous for being the mother of Queen Elizabeth II and the wife of King George VI.

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  • 25M

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  • 79.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 64

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.11

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among NOBLEMEN

Among noblemen, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother ranks 11 out of 842Before her are Ragnar Lodbrok, Catherine the Great, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Margrethe II of Denmark, Akihito, and Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria. After her are William the Conqueror, Charles, Prince of Wales, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Albert, Prince Consort, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, and Lucrezia Borgia.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1900, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother ranks 3Before her are Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and Heinrich Himmler. After her are Martin Bormann, Erich Fromm, Luis Buñuel, Wolfgang Pauli, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Hans Frank, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, and Spencer Tracy. Among people deceased in 2002, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother ranks 1After her are Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Astrid Lindgren, Simo Häyhä, Pierre Bourdieu, Thor Heyerdahl, Hans-Georg Gadamer, John Rawls, Billy Wilder, Richard Harris, Vavá, and Prince Claus of the Netherlands.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother ranks 48 out of 7,765Before her are Edward Jenner (1749), James Clerk Maxwell (1831), Bertrand Russell (1872), Sean Connery (1930), Francis Drake (1540), and Daniel Defoe (1660). After her are David Ricardo (1772), Charles, Prince of Wales (1948), John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Thomas Robert Malthus (1766), and Alfred the Great (849).

Among NOBLEMEN In United Kingdom

Among noblemen born in United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother ranks 3Before her are Elizabeth II (1926) and Henry VIII of England (1491). After her are Charles, Prince of Wales (1948), Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon (1930), Harold Harefoot (1016), Diana, Princess of Wales (1961), Edward VII (1841), Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom (1857), Henry IV of England (1367), Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), and Edward the Black Prince (1330).