About William III of England
William III of England was Prince of Orange, Stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Gelderland and Overijssel, as well as King of England, Ireland and Scotland.
As a devoted Protestant, he participated in many wars against the Catholic king of France, Louis XIV. He was the leader of the Glorious Revolution in 1688.
In Ireland and Scotland, his nickname is "King Billy".
His Personal Life
He married his first cousin, Mary II of England, in 1677. He died of pneumonia at the age of 51.
He has been portrayed by many famous actors in TV series and films, such as Laurence Olivier.
William III of England's Popularity
William III of England was a famous King of England, Ireland and Scotland, who was born on November 14, 1650. As a person born on this date, William III of England is listed in our database as the 13th most popular celebrity for the day (November 14).
People born on November 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. William III of England is the 289th most popular Scorpio.
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