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Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

1565 - 1601

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Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, KG, PC (; 10 November 1565 – 25 February 1601), was an English nobleman and a favourite of Elizabeth I. Politically ambitious, and a committed general, he was placed under house arrest following a poor campaign in Ireland during the Nine Years' War in 1599. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex has received more than 1,137,410 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex is the 6,563rd most popular politician (down from 4,714th in 2019), the 1,432nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,018th in 2019) and the 233rd most popular British Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex ranks 6,563 out of 15,710. Before him are Kurt Schumacher, Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Bolesław IV the Curly, Malcolm I of Scotland, Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg, and Friedrich Karl Ludwig, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck. After him are Dominique de Villepin, Thorvald Stoltenberg, Étienne Charles de Loménie de Brienne, Fatmir Sejdiu, Anna of Brandenburg, and Gavril Radomir of Bulgaria.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1565, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex ranks 6Before him are Christina of Lorraine, Pedro Fernandes de Queirós, Mori Ranmaru, Marie de Gournay, and Reza Abbasi. After him are Cornelis de Houtman, Hendrick de Keyser, Luís Vaz de Torres, and Alessandro Tassoni. Among people deceased in 1601, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex ranks 6Before him are Tycho Brahe, Michael the Brave, Louise of Lorraine, Starina Novak, and Kuchum. After him are Damat Ibrahim Pasha, Henriette of Cleves, and Thomas Nashe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex ranks 1,432 out of 6,924. Before him are Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766), Ethel Smyth (1858), Steven Runciman (1903), Arthur Machen (1863), William George Horner (1786), and Evelyn De Morgan (1855). After him are George Stubbs (1724), Thomas Hicks (1876), John Eliot Gardiner (1943), Keith O'Brien (1938), J. Lee Thompson (1914), and Norman Lockyer (1836).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex ranks 233Before him are Joe Davis (1901), Henry Pelham (1694), Mark of Cornwall (480), Herbert Pitman (1877), William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708), and Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766). After him are Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1st Baronet (1810), John Hume (1937), Jeremy Corbyn (1949), Glenda Jackson (1936), Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin (1914), and Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1693).