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William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg

1516 - 1592

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William of Jülich-Cleves-Berge (William I of Cleves, William V of Jülich-Berg) (German: Wilhelm der Reiche; 28 July 1516 – 5 January 1592) was a Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg (1539–1592). William was born in and died in Düsseldorf. He was the only son of John III, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg, and Maria, Duchess of Jülich-Berg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg has received more than 172,640 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg is the 6,474th most popular politician (down from 6,375th in 2019), the 1,848th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,648th in 2019) and the 536th most popular German Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg ranks 6,474 out of 15,710Before him are Toshiki Kaifu, Alberic I of Spoleto, Countess Louise Juliana of Nassau, Goran Hadžić, Dawda Jawara, and William IV, Duke of Aquitaine. After him are Adolph John I, Count Palatine of Kleeburg, Jan Zamoyski, García Fernández of Castile, Anton Korošec, Bairam Khan, and Marien Ngouabi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1516, William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg ranks 6Before him are Mary I of England, Conrad Gessner, Bayinnaung, Margaret Leijonhufvud, and Hieronymus Wolf. After him are Realdo Colombo, Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox, John Foxe, and Söyembikä of Kazan. Among people deceased in 1592, William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg ranks 10Before him are Alexander Farnese, Duke of Parma, Jacopo Bassano, Bartolomeo Ammannati, Thomas Cavendish, Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eboli, and William the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg. After him are Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq, William IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Marc'Antonio Ingegneri, Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa, John Casimir of the Palatinate-Simmern, and Robert Greene.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg ranks 1,848 out of 5,289Before him are Tobias Mayer (1723), Richard Z. Kruspe (1967), Alfred Schmidt (1931), Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1818), Hermann Carl Vogel (1841), and Anton Friedrich Justus Thibaut (1772). After him are Eduard Heine (1821), Friedrich Wieck (1785), Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder (1773), Thomas Müller (1989), Henry XVI, Duke of Bavaria (1386), and Karl Lachmann (1793).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg ranks 536Before him are William, Prince of Hohenzollern (1864), Fritz Fischer (1912), Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1460), Walter Buch (1883), Margravine Hedwig Sophie of Brandenburg (1623), and Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1818). After him are Henry XVI, Duke of Bavaria (1386), Christian Ludwig Brehm (1787), Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt (1752), Otto Braun (1900), Heinz Jost (1904), and Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg (1568).