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Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough

1660 - 1744

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Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough, Princess of Mindelheim, Countess of Nellenburg (née Jenyns, spelt Jennings in most modern references; 5 June 1660 (Old Style) – 18 October 1744), was an English courtier who rose to be one of the most influential women of her time through her close relationship with Anne, Queen of Great Britain. Churchill's relationship and influence with Princess Anne were widely known, and leading public figures often turned their attentions to her, hoping for favour from Anne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough has received more than 3,131,840 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough is the 2,161st most popular politician (down from 2,001st in 2019), the 491st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 492nd in 2019) and the 93rd most popular British Politician.

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough, was a close friend and confidant of Queen Anne. She was the daughter of the Duke of Marlborough and his wife, Sarah Jennings. She was married to George Spencer, 2nd Earl of Sunderland.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough ranks 2,161 out of 15,577Before her are Hyejong of Goryeo, Alexander Jagiellon, Géza II of Hungary, Hostilian, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, and Talal of Jordan. After her are Rajendra Prasad, Qutuz, Volodymyr Zelensky, Vitiges, Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria, and Töregene Khatun.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1660, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough ranks 4Before her are Daniel Defoe, George I of Great Britain, and Alessandro Scarlatti. After her are Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria, André Campra, Johann Joseph Fux, Hans Sloane, Veronica Giuliani, Johann Kuhnau, Andreas Schlüter, and Johann Patkul. Among people deceased in 1744, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough ranks 5Before her are Anders Celsius, Giambattista Vico, Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria. After her are Alexander Pope, Giuseppe Guarneri, André Campra, Leonardo Leo, Marie Anne de Mailly, John Theophilus Desaguliers, and Johann Heinrich Schulze.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough ranks 491 out of 7,765Before her are G. E. Moore (1873), Arthur Eddington (1882), Houston Stewart Chamberlain (1855), Olivia Newton-John (1948), John Everett Millais (1829), and John Bunyan (1628). After her are Daphne du Maurier (1907), John Couch Adams (1819), John Bonham (1948), Betty Williams (1943), Ronnie Wood (1947), and Albert Finney (1936).

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