Robert II of Scotland

1316 - 1390

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Robert II (2 March 1316 – 19 April 1390) was King of Scots from 1371 to his death in 1390. The son of Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland, and Marjorie, daughter of King Robert the Bruce, he was the first monarch of the House of Stewart. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert II of Scotland has received more than 2,395,450 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Robert II of Scotland is the 2,867th most popular politician (down from 1,909th in 2019), the 614th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 446th in 2019) and the 110th most popular British Politician.

Robert II of Scotland, also known as Robert the Bruce, was most famous for his victory over England in the Battle of Bannockburn.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Robert II of Scotland has had the most page views in the with 272,555 views, followed by Spanish (20,212), and Russian (18,206). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Arabic (768.87%), Pashto (96.54%), and Scottish Gaelic (55.37%)


Among politicians, Robert II of Scotland ranks 2,867 out of 19,576Before him are Filippo Maria Visconti, Yazdegerd II, Odaenathus, Lewis Strauss, Tokugawa Hidetada, and Andrzej Duda. After him are Constantin Fehrenbach, Lê Duẩn, Francisco I. Madero, Vytautas Landsbergis, Juana Bormann, and Ptolemy Philadelphus.

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Among people born in 1316, Robert II of Scotland ranks 4Before him are Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, John I of France, and Magnus IV of Sweden. After him are Simeon of Moscow, Choe Yeong, Fa Ngum, Süleyman Pasha, Blanche of Valois, Albert of Saxony, John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall, and John Barbour. Among people deceased in 1390, Robert II of Scotland ranks 3Before him are Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari, and John I of Castile. After him are Altichiero, Al-Taftazani, Alexios III of Trebizond, Dorothea of Bulgaria, Keratsa of Bulgaria, Rupert I, Elector Palatine, Albert of Saxony, John I, Duke of Lorraine, and Giusto de' Menabuoi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert II of Scotland ranks 614 out of 8,785Before him are Fred Perry (1909), Louis Wain (1860), Thomas Hardy (1840), James II of Scotland (1430), Nigel Mansell (1953), and Brian Epstein (1934). After him are Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784), John le Carré (1931), Bryan Ferry (1945), Eduard Suess (1831), Tony Buzan (1942), and Tilda Swinton (1960).

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