Queen Silvia of Sweden

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Silvia of Sweden has received more than 1,054,278 page views. Her biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Queen Silvia of Sweden is the 32nd most popular companion (down from 30th in 2019), the 143rd most popular biography from Germany (up from 159th 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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  • 79.30

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  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among companions, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 32 out of 687Before her are Joseph Bonaparte, Elizabeth of York, Theodora, Mileva Marić, Klara Hitler, and Maria Theresa of Spain. After her are Olympias, Victoria, Princess Royal, Elisabeth of Valois, Madame du Barry, Marie Leszczyńska, and Eugénie de Montijo.

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Among people born in 1943, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 10Before her are Jim Morrison, George Harrison, Sharon Tate, Julio Iglesias, Catherine Deneuve, and Bobby Fischer. After her are Mick Jagger, Vangelis, Ben Kingsley, Keith Richards, Joe Pesci, and Elena Ferrante.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Queen Silvia of Sweden ranks 143 out of 5,289Before her are Georg Simmel (1858), Max Ernst (1891), Agrippina the Younger (15), Max Müller (1823), Johann Pachelbel (1653), and George II of Great Britain (1683). After her are Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), Gottlob Frege (1848), Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714), Philip Melanchthon (1497), Ambrose (340), and Rudolf I of Germany (1218).

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), Magda Goebbels (1901), Anne of Cleves (1515), Isabeau of Bavaria (1370), Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868), Katharina von Bora (1498), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), and Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691).