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Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin

1645 - 1712

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Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin, (15 June 1645 – 15 September 1712) was an English Tory politician and peer. He was a Privy Councillor and Secretary of State for the Northern Department before he attained real power as First Lord of the Treasury. He was instrumental in negotiating and passing the Acts of Union 1707 with Scotland, which created the Kingdom of Great Britain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin has received more than 288,564 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin is the 13,149th most popular politician, the 2,963rd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 426th most popular British Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin ranks 13,149 out of 19,576Before him are William Cohen, Elie Saab, Zigfrīds Anna Meierovics, Mohamed Taki Abdoulkarim, Manuel Amador Guerrero, and Ioannis Sarmas. After him are Pyotr Andreyevich Shuvalov, Robert Themptander, Uesugi Harunori, Lucius Cassius Longinus Ravilla, John J. McCloy, and Babushka Lady.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1645, Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin ranks 16Before him are Anne Dacier, Eusebio Kino, Louis Jolliet, Nicolas Lemery, François de Troy, and Maria de Dominici.  Among people deceased in 1712, Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin ranks 23Before him are Christian Ernst, Margrave of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, Juan Bautista Cabanilles, Magdalena Sibylla of Hesse-Darmstadt, Richard Simon, Louisa Maria Stuart, and Johann Georg, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels. After him is Rabia Sultan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin ranks 2,963 out of 8,785Before him are Emma Bunton (1976), Helen Fielding (1958), Richard Burbage (1567), Jimmy McGrory (1904), John Christopher (1922), and Andy Cole (1971). After him are Nik Kershaw (1958), Charles Dawson (1864), Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl Spencer (1798), John Soane (1753), Henry Beaufort, 3rd Duke of Somerset (1436), and Amy Robsart (1532).

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