Thomas Gresham

1519 - 1579

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Gresham has received more than 159,905 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Thomas Gresham is the 5,591st most popular politician (up from 5,877th in 2019), the 1,230th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,231st in 2019) and the 204th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Thomas Gresham ranks 5,591 out of 15,710Before him are Géza Lakatos, Adaloald, Yuya, Princess Anna of Prussia, Odo IV, Duke of Burgundy, and Princess Hélène of Orléans. After him are Samuel Noah Kramer, Emperor Uda, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Tonyukuk, Bezmiâlem Sultan, and Apollonius Molon.

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Among people born in 1519, Thomas Gresham ranks 14Before him are Occhiali, Theodore Beza, Imagawa Yoshimoto, Antonis Mor, Andrea Cesalpino, and Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset. After him are Frans Floris and Pedro Menéndez de Avilés. Among people deceased in 1579, Thomas Gresham ranks 6Before him are Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Albert V, Duke of Bavaria, Joseph Nasi, Diego de Landa, and Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada. After him are Hans Staden, Ferenc Dávid, Juan Fernández Navarrete, Stanislaus Hosius, and John Ogilvie.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Gresham ranks 1,230 out of 6,924Before him are Adrian Smith (1957), Michael Moorcock (1939), Hans Sloane (1660), Unity Mitford (1914), Ross Brawn (1954), and Princess Hélène of Orléans (1871). After him are Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia (1945), Maurice Wilkes (1913), Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799), Alexander of Hales (1175), Robert Catesby (1573), and John of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Bedford (1389).

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