Saskia van Uylenburgh

1612 - 1642

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Saskia van Uylenburgh (West Frisian: Saakje fan Uylenburgh; 2 August 1612 – 14 June 1642) was the wife of painter Rembrandt van Rijn. In the course of her life, she was his model for some of his paintings, drawings and etchings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saskia van Uylenburgh has received more than 166,947 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Saskia van Uylenburgh is the 129th most popular companion (up from 150th in 2019), the 58th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 76th in 2019) and the most popular Companion.

Saskia van Uylenburgh was a Dutch art dealer who married the painter Rembrandt van Rijn in 1634.

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Among companions, Saskia van Uylenburgh ranks 129 out of 673Before her are Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Elena of Montenegro, Louise of Hesse-Kassel, Maria Luisa of Savoy, Constance, Queen of Sicily, and Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of France. After her are Marie of Anjou, Inês de Castro, Sophia of Nassau, Louise of Sweden, Caroline Augusta of Bavaria, and Marie Adélaïde of Savoy.

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Among people born in 1612, Saskia van Uylenburgh ranks 2Before her is Murad IV. After her are Dorgon, Louis Le Vau, Wu Sangui, Antoine Arnauld, Pierre Mignard, Jeremi Wiśniowiecki, Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma, Samuel Butler, Peter Stuyvesant, and Claude Françoise de Lorraine. Among people deceased in 1642, Saskia van Uylenburgh ranks 5Before her are Galileo Galilei, Cardinal Richelieu, Marie de' Medici, and Guido Reni. After her are Safi of Persia, Dmitry Pozharsky, Henri Coiffier de Ruzé, Marquis of Cinq-Mars, Pieter van Laer, Friedrich Kettler, and Sophia Hedwig of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

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Among people born in Netherlands, Saskia van Uylenburgh ranks 58 out of 1,427Before her are Han van Meegeren (1889), Ronald Koeman (1963), Pieter de Hooch (1629), Dick Advocaat (1947), Sylvia Kristel (1952), and William II, Prince of Orange (1626). After her are Ruud Gullit (1962), Rem Koolhaas (1944), Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907), Theo van Gogh (1857), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), and Peter Canisius (1521).

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