POLITICIAN

Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick

1428 - 1471

Photo of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick

Icon of person Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick

Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, 6th Earl of Salisbury (22 November 1428 – 14 April 1471), known as Warwick the Kingmaker, was an English nobleman, administrator, landowner of the House of Neville fortune and military commander. The eldest son of Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury, he became Earl of Warwick through marriage, and was the wealthiest and most powerful English peer of his age, with political connections that went beyond the country's borders. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick has received more than 2,262,822 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick is the 4,275th most popular politician (down from 2,863rd in 2019), the 866th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 653rd in 2019) and the 147th most popular British Politician.

Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick is most famous for his role in the War of the Roses. He was a key player in the Battle of Tewkesbury which resulted in the death of King Edward IV and the coronation of King Richard III.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.68

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwicks by language

Over the past year Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick has had the most page views in the with 240,414 views, followed by Russian (25,784), and German (18,955). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Swedish (142.13%), Hebrew (90.00%), and Basque (86.52%)

Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick ranks 4,275 out of 19,576Before him are Lady Margaret Beaufort, Ernesto Geisel, Jayavarman II, Alfred Moisiu, Princess Milica of Serbia, and Gracia Mendes Nasi. After him are Elena Glinskaya, Josef Terboven, Micheline Calmy-Rey, Yakov Yurovsky, Merikare, and Claudia Acte.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings

Contemporaries

Among people born in 1428, Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick ranks 3Before him are Jingtai Emperor, and Isabella of Portugal, Queen of Castile. After him are Janibek Khan, Catherine of France, Countess of Charolais, Yolande, Duchess of Lorraine, John VIII, Count of Vendôme, Pedro González de Mendoza, Julius Pomponius Laetus, and Bernhard II, Margrave of Baden-Baden. Among people deceased in 1471, Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick ranks 9Before him are Thomas à Kempis, George of Poděbrady, Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales, Isabella of Portugal, Duchess of Burgundy, Thomas Malory, and João Gonçalves Zarco. After him are Frederick II, Elector of Brandenburg, Emperor Go-Hanazono, Otto V, Duke of Brunswick, Borso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Cristoforo Moro, and Antonio Beccadelli.

Others Born in 1428

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1471

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick ranks 866 out of 8,785Before him are Malcolm IV of Scotland (1141), George Canning (1770), Lady Margaret Beaufort (1443), James Gregory (1638), Andy Serkis (1964), and Simon Cowell (1959). After him are Nevill Francis Mott (1905), Boris Karloff (1887), Rishi Sunak (1980), Daniel Burley Woolfall (1852), Frederick Griffith (1879), and Martin Evans (1941).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom