Titus Oates

1649 - 1705

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Titus Oates (15 September 1649 – 12/13 July 1705) was an English priest who fabricated the "Popish Plot", a supposed Catholic conspiracy to kill King Charles II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Titus Oates has received more than 334,208 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Titus Oates is the 13,610th most popular politician (down from 12,670th in 2019), the 4,190th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,625th in 2019) and the 500th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Titus Oates ranks 13,610 out of 15,710Before him are José Posada Herrera, Cecilia Malmström, Victor Ciorbea, Tesfaye Gebre Kidan, Gina Raimondo, and José Montilla. After him are Joseph Saidu Momoh, Gregory Mathews, Gianuario Carta, Hannibal Muammar Gaddafi, Manuela Di Centa, and Femke Halsema.

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Among people born in 1649, Titus Oates ranks 15Before him are James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth, Jan Luyken, Bernhard I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Johann Adolf I, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels, Augusta Marie of Holstein-Gottorp, and Elihu Yale.  Among people deceased in 1705, Titus Oates ranks 18Before him are George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Bada Shanren, Guillaume Amontons, Johann Ernst Glück, Princess Luise Dorothea of Prussia, and Prince George of Hesse-Darmstadt.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Titus Oates ranks 4,190 out of 6,924Before him are Jimmy Murphy (1910), Valerie Hobson (1917), Tricky (1968), James Marsh (1963), Tom Richards (1910), and William Moseley (1987). After him are Alistair Overeem (1980), Benjamin Zephaniah (1958), Denis Lawson (1947), Phil Collen (1957), Will Poulter (1993), and Perry McCarthy (1961).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Titus Oates ranks 500Before him are Gayatri Devi (1919), Charles Townshend (1725), Stanley Sadie (1930), Joseph Cook (1860), John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun (1860), and Dru Drury (1725). After him are Keir Starmer (1962), George Eden, 1st Earl of Auckland (1784), David Owen (1938), Margaret Beckett (1943), Cherie Blair (1954), and Douglas Hurd (1930).