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Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley

1508 - 1549

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Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley, KG, PC (c. 1508 – 20 March 1549) was a brother of Jane Seymour, the third wife of King Henry VIII. With his brother, Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset and Lord Protector of England, he vied for control of their nephew, the young King Edward VI (r. 1547–1553). In 1547, Seymour married Catherine Parr, the widow of Henry VIII. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley has received more than 2,448,005 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley is the 267th most popular companion (up from 274th in 2019), the 753rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 823rd in 2019) and the 26th most popular British Companion.

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Among COMPANIONS

Among companions, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley ranks 267 out of 784Before him are Dorothea of Brandenburg, Anna Porphyrogenita, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Linda McCartney, Louise of Great Britain, and Imelda Marcos. After him are Maria Laskarina, Adelaide del Vasto, Elisabeth of Romania, Sophia Magdalena of Denmark, Constance of Castile, and Marie of France, Countess of Champagne.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1508, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley ranks 6Before him are Andrea Palladio, Jane Seymour, Humayun, Nikola IV Zrinski, and Pieter Aertsen. After him are Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Primož Trubar, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly, Marin Držić, Gemma Frisius, and Nicolás Monardes. Among people deceased in 1549, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley ranks 4Before him are Pope Paul III, Marguerite de Navarre, and Il Sodoma. After him are Christine of Saxony, Giampietrino, Matsudaira Hirotada, Aelbrecht Bouts, Elia Levita, and Otto I, Duke of Brunswick-Harburg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley ranks 753 out of 8,785Before him are Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (1982), E. H. Carr (1892), Louise of Great Britain (1724), Edgar F. Codd (1923), Margaret Rutherford (1892), and Mike Hawthorn (1929). After him are Banksy (1970), William Holman Hunt (1827), H. Rider Haggard (1856), James Hadley Chase (1906), James Lovelock (1919), and Amy Winehouse (1983).

Among COMPANIONS In United Kingdom

Among companions born in United Kingdom, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley ranks 26Before him are Maud of Wales (1869), Philippa of Lancaster (1360), Amélie of Orléans (1865), Catherine of Lancaster (1373), Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (1982), and Louise of Great Britain (1724). After him are Judith of Flanders (844), Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1848), Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood (1897), Charlotte, Princess Royal (1766), Charles Lightoller (1874), and Eadgyth (910).