Queen Victoria

1819 - 1901

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Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death in 1901. Known as the Victorian era, her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than any previous British monarch. It was a period of industrial, political, scientific, and military change within the United Kingdom, and was marked by a great expansion of the British Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Queen Victoria has received more than 61,788,590 page views. Her biography is available in 132 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 130 in 2019). Queen Victoria is the 29th most popular politician (up from 30th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 13th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular British Politician.

Queen Victoria was the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1837 until her death in 1901. She was the last monarch of the House of Hanover, and her reign lasted for 63 years and seven months, longer than that of any other British monarch.

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Among politicians, Queen Victoria ranks 29 out of 15,710Before her are Tutankhamun, Ulysses S. Grant, Cicero, Commodus, Umar, and Abraham Lincoln. After her are Carles Puigdemont, Mikhail Gorbachev, Nero, Louis XVI of France, Justinian I, and Marcus Aurelius.

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Among people born in 1819, Queen Victoria ranks 1After her are Gustave Courbet, Jacques Offenbach, Clara Schumann, Albert, Prince Consort, Herman Melville, Léon Foucault, Walt Whitman, Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet, Báb, John Ruskin, and Hippolyte Fizeau. Among people deceased in 1901, Queen Victoria ranks 2Before her is Giuseppe Verdi. After her are Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Victoria, Princess Royal, Johanna Spyri, Benjamin Harrison, Arnold Böcklin, William McKinley, Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Milan I of Serbia, Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst, and Charles Hermite.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Queen Victoria ranks 14 out of 6,924Before her are John Locke (1632), Francis Bacon (1561), Winston Churchill (1874), James Watt (1736), Stephen Hawking (1942), and Ragnar Lodbrok (850). After her are Thomas Hobbes (1588), Michael Faraday (1791), Henry VIII of England (1491), Richard III of England (1452), Agatha Christie (1890), and Charles Dickens (1812).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Queen Victoria ranks 3Before her are Elizabeth I of England (1533) and Winston Churchill (1874). After her are Richard III of England (1452), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Richard I of England (1157), Mary I of England (1516), Margaret Thatcher (1925), Mary II of England (1662), Henry V of England (1386), Alfred the Great (849), and Oliver Cromwell (1599).