William Adelin

1103 - 1120

William Adelin

William Ætheling (Old English: [ˈwiɫiɑm ˈæðeliŋg]; 5 August 1103 – 25 November 1120), commonly called Adelin, sometimes Adelinus, Adelingus, A(u)delin or other Latinised Norman-French variants of Ætheling, was the son of Henry I of England by his wife Matilda of Scotland, and was thus heir apparent to the English throne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Adelin has received more than 278,500 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 208th most popular nobleman.

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Among people born in 1103, William Adelin ranks 5Before him are Ahmad Yasawi, Harald Gille, André de Montbard, and Emperor Toba. After him are Matilda of Boulogne, Alfonso Jordan, Adeliza of Louvain, and Aénor de Châtellerault. Among people deceased in 1120, William Adelin ranks 1After him are Welf II, Duke of Bavaria, Blessed Gerard, Albert of Aix, and Baldwin III, Count of Hainaut.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, William Adelin ranks 888 out of 5,347Before him are Shirley Bassey (1937), Sarah, Duchess of York (1959), Edward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax (1881), David McCallum (1933), Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853), and Oliver Reed (1938). After him are Brian Cox (1946), Robert Browning (1812), Arthur Hailey (1920), Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1884), John Rhys-Davies (1944), and Peter Mansfield (1933).

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