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William V, Prince of Orange

1748 - 1806

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William V (Willem Batavus; 8 March 1748 – 9 April 1806) was a prince of Orange and the last stadtholder of the Dutch Republic. He went into exile to London in 1795. He was furthermore ruler of the Principality of Orange-Nassau until his death in 1806. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William V, Prince of Orange has received more than 832,422 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). William V, Prince of Orange is the 1,927th most popular politician (down from 1,734th in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 70th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Dutch Politician.

William V, Prince of Orange is most famous for his role in the Glorious Revolution of 1688.

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Among politicians, William V, Prince of Orange ranks 1,927 out of 15,577Before him are Abd al-Rahman II, Masoud Barzani, John I of Castile, Ismail II, Attalus I, and Georgios Papadopoulos. After him are Hotepsekhemwy, Milo of Croton, Ananda Mahidol, Lütfi Pasha, Jim Mattis, and Joan II of Navarre.

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Among people born in 1748, William V, Prince of Orange ranks 9Before him are Olympe de Gouges, Charles IV of Spain, Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Charles XIII of Sweden, Adam Weishaupt, and Claude Louis Berthollet. After him are Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, Christian Gottlob Neefe, Petar I Petrović-Njegoš, Johann Friedrich Gmelin, Adamantios Korais, and Benedict Joseph Labre. Among people deceased in 1806, William V, Prince of Orange ranks 6Before him are Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Utamaro, Charles-Henri Sanson, and Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este. After him are Jean-Jacques Dessalines, Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Carlo Gozzi, Michael Haydn, Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, and William Pitt the Younger.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, William V, Prince of Orange ranks 71 out of 1,427Before him are Gerrit Rietveld (1888), Tobias Asser (1838), Frits Zernike (1888), William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), Dieric Bouts (1415), and Jan Tinbergen (1903). After him are Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Jacob Roggeveen (1659), Hugo de Vries (1848), Carel Fabritius (1622), Jan Oort (1900), and Gerard van Honthorst (1592).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, William V, Prince of Orange ranks 12Before him are William I of the Netherlands (1772), William II of the Netherlands (1792), Johan de Witt (1625), William II, Prince of Orange (1626), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), and William IV, Prince of Orange (1711). After him are William II of Holland (1228), Mark Rutte (1967), Wim Duisenberg (1935), Jaap de Hoop Scheffer (1948), Princess Irene of the Netherlands (1939), and Wim Kok (1938).