William II, Prince of Orange

1626 - 1650

William II, Prince of Orange

William II (27 May 1626 – 6 November 1650) was sovereign Prince of Orange and Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Guelders, Overijssel and Groningen in the United Provinces of the Netherlands from 14 March 1647 until his death three years later. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William II, Prince of Orange has received more than 478,157 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,670th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, William II, Prince of Orange ranks 1,660 out of 14,801Before him are Mohammad Khatami, Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria, Martin of Aragon, Injo of Joseon, Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia, and Michael VI Bringas. After him are Jehoiakim, Maria Josepha of Bavaria, Empress Lü, Bao Zheng, Hassanal Bolkiah, and Frederick Augustus I of Saxony.

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Among people born in 1626, William II, Prince of Orange ranks 6Before him are Christina, Queen of Sweden, Richard Cromwell, Jan Steen, Sabbatai Zevi, and Francesco Redi. After him are Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné, Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur, Bada Shanren, Louis Couperin, Pietro Mengoli, and John Aubrey. Among people deceased in 1650, William II, Prince of Orange ranks 3Before him are René Descartes and Dorgon. After him are Tukaram, Matthäus Merian, Charlotte Marguerite de Montmorency, Catalina de Erauso, Christoph Scheiner, Bernhardus Varenius, Claude Favre de Vaugelas, and Jean Rotrou.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, William II, Prince of Orange ranks 64 out of 908Before him are Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907), Guus Hiddink (1946), Christiaan Eijkman (1858), Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Rem Koolhaas (1944), and Frank Rijkaard (1962). After him are Johan de Witt (1625), Jan Oort (1900), Geert Hofstede (1928), Gerard van Honthorst (1592), Norbert of Xanten (1080), and Dieric Bouts (1415).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, William II, Prince of Orange ranks 8Before him are William III of England (1650), Juliana of the Netherlands (1909), Wilhelmina of the Netherlands (1880), Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (1165), William I of the Netherlands (1772), and William II of the Netherlands (1792). After him are Johan de Witt (1625), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), Marinus van der Lubbe (1909), Karl Carstens (1914), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), and William II of Holland (1228).

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