Rudolf I of Germany

1218 - 1291

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Rudolf I (1 May 1218 – 15 July 1291) was the first king of Germany from the House of Habsburg. The first of the count-kings of Germany, he reigned from 1273 until his death. Rudolf's election marked the end of the Great Interregnum which had begun after the death of the Hohenstaufen Emperor Frederick II in 1250. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf I of Germany has received more than 298,730 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Rudolf I of Germany is the 531st most popular politician (up from 538th in 2019), the 149th most popular biography from Germany (up from 157th in 2019) and the 36th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Rudolf I of Germany ranks 531 out of 15,710. Before him are Anna of Russia, Philip III of France, Moon Jae-in, George III of the United Kingdom, Ptolemy II Philadelphus, and Leopold III of Belgium. After him are Maximian, Manuel I Komnenos, Zhou Enlai, Louis I of Hungary, John Hunyadi, and Augustus II the Strong.

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Among people born in 1218, Rudolf I of Germany ranks 1After him are Abel, King of Denmark, Henry III, Margrave of Meissen, Emperor Chūkyō, Manuel I of Trebizond, Kujō Yoritsune, and Adelaide, Countess of Burgundy. Among people deceased in 1291, Rudolf I of Germany ranks 2Before him is Saadi Shirazi. After him are Arghun, Alfonso III of Aragon, Eleanor of Provence, Guillaume de Beaujeu, Solamish, and Talabuga.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Rudolf I of Germany ranks 149 out of 5,289. Before him are Queen Silvia of Sweden (1943), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), Gottlob Frege (1848), Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714), Philip Melanchthon (1497), and Ambrose (340). After him are Augustus II the Strong (1670), Frederick William III of Prussia (1770), Hans-Georg Gadamer (1900), Johann Christian Bach (1735), Friedrich Ebert (1871), and Alois Alzheimer (1864).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Rudolf I of Germany ranks 36Before him are George I of Great Britain (1660), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), Rudolf Höss (1901), Agrippina the Younger (15), George II of Great Britain (1683), and Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973). After him are Augustus II the Strong (1670), Frederick William III of Prussia (1770), Friedrich Ebert (1871), Frederick William I of Prussia (1688), Gerhard Schröder (1944), and Hans Frank (1900).