Queen Silvia of Sweden

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Silvia (born Silvia Renate Sommerlath; 23 December 1943) is Queen of Sweden as the wife of King Carl XVI Gustaf. She has held this title since her marriage to Carl Gustaf in 1976. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Silvia of Sweden has received more than 1,593,517 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 53 in 2019). Queen Silvia of Sweden is the 27th most popular companion, the 127th most popular biography from Germany (up from 128th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular German Companion.

Queen Silvia of Sweden is most famous for being the wife of King Carl XVI Gustaf and the mother of Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel.

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  • 2.58

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Among companions, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 27 out of 784Before her are Marie Leszczyńska, Bathsheba, Ankhesenamun, Jane Seymour, Livia, and Roxana. After her are Mileva Marić, Victoria, Princess Royal, Hortense de Beauharnais, Olympias, Caroline of Ansbach, and Ingrid of Sweden.

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Among people born in 1943, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 12Before her are Toto Cutugno, Julio Iglesias, Catherine Deneuve, Jim Morrison, George Harrison, and Bobby Fischer. After her are Vangelis, Sharon Tate, Roger Waters, Griselda Blanco, Albano Carrisi, and Joe Pesci.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 127 out of 7,253Before her are Wim Wenders (1945), Augustus II the Strong (1670), Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472), Leopold I of Belgium (1790), Michael Schumacher (1969), and Lothair I (795). After her are Heinrich Böll (1917), Michel Ney (1769), Walter Gropius (1883), Erik Erikson (1902), Carl Orff (1895), and George I of Great Britain (1660).

Among COMPANIONS In Germany

Among companions born in Germany, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 3Before her are Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837), and Eva Braun (1912). After her are Caroline of Ansbach (1683), Anne of Cleves (1515), Magda Goebbels (1901), Isabeau of Bavaria (1370), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691), Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Katharina von Bora (1498), and Alexandra Feodorovna (1798).