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William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg

1852 - 1912

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William IV (Guillaume Alexander; French: Guillaume Alexandre; 22 April 1852 – 25 February 1912) reigned as the Grand Duke of Luxembourg from 17 November 1905 until his death. He succeeded his father, Adolphe. William was a Protestant, the religion of the House of Nassau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg has received more than 320,764 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg is the 2,282nd most popular politician (down from 2,260th in 2019), the 617th most popular biography from Germany (up from 623rd in 2019) and the 168th most popular German Politician.

William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, was the last reigning Grand Duke of Luxembourg. He was born in 1817 and became the Grand Duke in 1890. He abdicated in 1912 and died in 1919. He is most famous for being the last reigning Grand Duke of Luxembourg.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 2,282 out of 15,577Before him are Aemilianus, Cleopatra III of Egypt, Qa'a, Chlothar III, Childeric II, and Astyanax. After him are Balthasar Charles, Prince of Asturias, Ferdinand, Duke of Parma, Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Zhao Gao, Berenice, and Suleiman ibn Qutulmish.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1852, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 14Before him are Albert A. Michelson, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, William Ramsay, Francisco Tárrega, Joseph Joffre, and Charles Taze Russell. After him are Alice Liddell, Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf, Paul Henri Balluet d'Estournelles de Constant, Ferdinand von Lindemann, Calamity Jane, and Julius Richard Petri. Among people deceased in 1912, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 15Before him are Karl May, Thomas Andrews, Robert Falcon Scott, Joseph Lister, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, and William McMaster Murdoch. After him are Gerhard Armauer Hansen, Auguste Beernaert, John Jacob Astor IV, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria, Franz Reichelt, and Johann Martin Schleyer.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 617 out of 6,142Before him are Roman Herzog (1934), Erich Koch (1896), Sophia Dorothea of Hanover (1687), Bert Hellinger (1925), Otto Loewi (1873), and Albert Göring (1895). After him are Manfred Eigen (1927), Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Adam of Bremen (null), August Horch (1868), Franz Stuck (1863), and Curd Jürgens (1915).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg ranks 168Before him are Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria (1801), Edith Frank (1900), Jürgen Stroop (1895), Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744), Roman Herzog (1934), and Erich Koch (1896). After him are Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Johannes Rau (1931), August Bebel (1840), Walther Rathenau (1867), Maria Josepha of Bavaria (1739), and Werner von Haeften (1908).