Victoria, Princess Royal

1840 - 1901

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Victoria, Princess Royal (Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa; 21 November 1840 – 5 August 1901) was German Empress and Queen of Prussia as the wife of Frederick III, German Emperor. She was the eldest child of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and was created Princess Royal in 1841. As the eldest child of the British monarch, she was briefly heir presumptive until the birth of her younger brother, the future Edward VII. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victoria, Princess Royal has received more than 6,450,851 page views. Her biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Victoria, Princess Royal is the 29th most popular companion (down from 24th in 2019), the 130th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 113th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular British Companion.

Victoria, Princess Royal was the daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. She was born on November 21, 1840 and died on January 22, 1901. She was most famous for being the daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

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Among companions, Victoria, Princess Royal ranks 29 out of 784Before her are Ankhesenamun, Jane Seymour, Livia, Roxana, Queen Silvia of Sweden, and Mileva Marić. After her are Hortense de Beauharnais, Olympias, Caroline of Ansbach, Ingrid of Sweden, Mary Boleyn, and Messalina.

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Among people born in 1840, Victoria, Princess Royal ranks 7Before her are Claude Monet, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Émile Zola, Auguste Rodin, Crazy Horse, and Murad V. After her are Alphonse Daudet, Odilon Redon, Edward Drinker Cope, Carl Menger, Ernst Abbe, and Carlota of Mexico. Among people deceased in 1901, Victoria, Princess Royal ranks 4Before her are Giuseppe Verdi, Queen Victoria, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. After her are Johanna Spyri, Benjamin Harrison, Arnold Böcklin, William McKinley, Milan I of Serbia, Charles Hermite, Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, and Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Victoria, Princess Royal ranks 130 out of 8,785Before her are Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665), Brian Johnson (1947), Mark Knopfler (1949), Robert Owen (1771), William Gilbert (1544), and Roger Moore (1927). After her are Aldous Huxley (1894), Bobby Charlton (1937), Edward VII (1841), Henry VI of England (1421), William of Ockham (1285), and Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830).

Among COMPANIONS In United Kingdom

Among companions born in United Kingdom, Victoria, Princess Royal ranks 3Before her are Anne Boleyn (1501), and Jane Seymour (1508). After her are Mary Boleyn (1499), Catherine Parr (1512), Catherine Howard (1523), Princess Helena of the United Kingdom (1846), Elizabeth of York (1466), Mary Tudor, Queen of France (1496), Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Mary of Teck (1867), and Elizabeth Woodville (1437).