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Sophie, Countess of Wessex

1965 - Today

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Sophie, Duchess of Edinburgh, (born Sophie Helen Rhys-Jones, 20 January 1965) is a member of the British royal family. She is married to Prince Edward, Duke of Edinburgh, the youngest sibling of King Charles III. Sophie grew up in Brenchley, Kent, and later attended West Kent College, training as a secretary. She then worked in public relations, representing firms across the UK, Switzerland and Australia before opening her own agency in 1996. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sophie, Countess of Wessex has received more than 8,754,196 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Sophie, Countess of Wessex is the 406th most popular companion (up from 415th in 2019), the 1,165th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,207th in 2019) and the 41st most popular British Companion.

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  • 41

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  • 7.84

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  • 3.17

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Among companions, Sophie, Countess of Wessex ranks 406 out of 673Before her are Ealhswith, Amestris, Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Prisca, Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary, and Margaret of France, Queen of England. After her are Violant of Bar, Natalia Pushkina, Sitre, Hemma, Henry, son of Robert I of Burgundy, and Infanta Maria Anna of Portugal.

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Among people born in 1965, Sophie, Countess of Wessex ranks 34Before her are Hans-Dieter Flick, Fumihito, Prince Akishino, Slash, Diane Lane, Linda Evangelista, and Moby. After her are Nicholas Sparks, Michael Bay, Vinnie Jones, Infanta Cristina of Spain, Scottie Pippen, and Sam Mendes.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sophie, Countess of Wessex ranks 1,165 out of 7,765Before her are Alfonso de Portago (1928), Glenn Hughes (1951), Albert Hammond (1944), Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1855), Mary Leakey (1913), and Emily Davison (1872). After her are Roddy McDowall (1928), Eddie the Eagle (1963), Johannes de Sacrobosco (1195), Bob Paisley (1919), James Lind (1716), and Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge (1375).

Among COMPANIONS In United Kingdom

Among companions born in United Kingdom, Sophie, Countess of Wessex ranks 41Before her are Cynthia Lennon (1939), Charles Lightoller (1874), Lilian, Princess of Réthy (1916), Mary de Bohun (1369), Matilda of Scotland (1080), and Ealhswith (852). After her are Elizabeth de Burgh (1289), John Newton (1725), Joan of the Tower (1321), Edith Tolkien (1889), Hugh Despenser the younger (1287), and Joan of England, Queen of Scotland (1210).