The HTML markup produced by this template includes an hCard microformat, which makes the person's details parsable by computers, either acting automatically to catalogue articles across Wikipedia or via a browser tool operated by a reader, to (for example) add the subject to an address book or database. For more information about the use of microformats on Wikipedia, please see the microformat project.
are used in the infobox. (but do not use these if the date is before 1583 CE)
hCard uses HTML classes including:
- fn (required)
Please do not rename or remove these classes; nor collapse nested elements which use them.