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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. Her reign of 63 years and 216 days was longer than that of any previous British monarch and is known as the Victorian era. 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 74,245,447 page views. Her biography is available in 133 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 132 in 2019). Queen Victoria is the 30th most popular politician (down from 29th 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 30 out of 15,577Before her are Hammurabi, Cicero, Mikhail Gorbachev, Attila, Hurrem Sultan, and Mao Zedong. After her are Commodus, Osman I, Abraham Lincoln, Qin Shi Huang, Louis XVI of France, and Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among people born in 1819, Queen Victoria ranks 1After her are Gustave Courbet, Jacques Offenbach, Albert, Prince Consort, Clara Schumann, Léon Foucault, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet, Báb, Hippolyte Fizeau, and George Eliot. 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, Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst, Milan I of Serbia, and Charles Hermite.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Queen Victoria ranks 14 out of 7,765Before her are Elizabeth I of England (1533), Winston Churchill (1874), Charlie Chaplin (1889), Stephen Hawking (1942), James Watt (1736), and Henry VIII of England (1491). After her are Thomas Hobbes (1588), Richard III of England (1452), Michael Faraday (1791), Agatha Christie (1890), Alan Turing (1912), and Margaret Thatcher (1925).

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), Margaret Thatcher (1925), Mary I of England (1516), Richard I of England (1157), Mary, Queen of Scots (1542), Mary II of England (1662), John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), and Alfred the Great (849).