Queen Sofía of Spain

1938 - Today

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Sofía (born 2 November 1938) is a member of the Spanish royal family, who was Queen of Spain from 1975 to 2014 as the wife of King Juan Carlos I. Born Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark (Greek: Σοφία), she is the first child of King Paul of Greece and Frederica of Hanover. As her family was forced into exile during the Second World War, she spent part of her childhood in Egypt, returning to Greece in 1946. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Sofía of Spain has received more than 1,558,643 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Queen Sofía of Spain is the 35th most popular nobleman (up from 41st in 2019), the 52nd most popular biography from Greece (up from 63rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Greek Nobleman.

Queen Sofía of Spain is most famous for her marriage to King Juan Carlos I. She was born in Athens, Greece, and she is the daughter of King Paul of Greece and Queen Frederica of Greece.

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Among noblemen, Queen Sofía of Spain ranks 35 out of 843Before her are Charles the Bold, Diana, Princess of Wales, Margaret of Valois, Alexander Nevsky, Marie de' Medici, and Rainier III, Prince of Monaco. After her are Ramesses III, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Henry IV of England, Otto von Habsburg, Ludovico Sforza, and Naruhito.

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Among people born in 1938, Queen Sofía of Spain ranks 9Before her are Romy Schneider, Beatrix of the Netherlands, Claudia Cardinale, Rudolf Nureyev, Adriano Celentano, and Jon Voight. After her are Farah Pahlavi, Christopher Lloyd, Nico, Jerry Brown, Anthony Giddens, and Alberto Fujimori.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Queen Sofía of Spain ranks 52 out of 855Before her are Praxiteles (-395), Draco (-650), Constantine II of Greece (1940), Miltiades (-540), Pope Sixtus II (215), and Pyrrho (-365). After her are Olympias (-375), Antisthenes (-445), Ptolemy II Philadelphus (-308), Lycurgus of Sparta (-800), Irene of Athens (752), and Xanthippe (-500).

Among NOBLEMEN In Greece

Among noblemen born in Greece, Queen Sofía of Spain ranks 2Before her are Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921). After her are Memnon of Rhodes (-380), Leotychidas (-540), Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark (1914), Arsinoe I (-305), and Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark (1906).