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Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy

1383 - 1451

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Amadeus VIII (4 September 1383 – 7 January 1451) was a Savoyard nobleman, the son of Amadeus VII, Count of Savoy and Bonne of Berry. He was surnamed the Peaceful. After the death of his father in 1391, his mother acted as a regent, because of his youth. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy has received more than 86,485 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy is the 87th most popular nobleman (up from 93rd in 2019), the 547th most popular biography from France (up from 552nd in 2019) and the 16th most popular French Nobleman.

Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy is most famous for being a ruler of the House of Savoy, and for being the father of Marguerite de Savoie.

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Among NOBLEMEN

Among noblemen, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy ranks 87 out of 843Before him are Ramesses IV, Philippe of Belgium, Cleopatra of Macedon, Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France, Dmitry Donskoy, and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. After him are William IX, Duke of Aquitaine, Duchess Helene in Bavaria, Princess Alice of Battenberg, Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine, and John of Gaunt.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1383, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy ranks 2Before him is Pope Eugene IV. After him are Masolino da Panicale and Niccolò III d'Este, Marquis of Ferrara. Among people deceased in 1451, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy ranks 3Before him are Murad II and Barbara of Cilli. After him are Stefan Lochner and Elizabeth of Görlitz.

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In France

Among people born in France, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy ranks 547 out of 5,234Before him are Louis, Prince of Condé (1530), Daniel Auber (1782), Eugène Boudin (1824), Gérard de Nerval (1808), Brigitte Macron (1953), and Anaïs Nin (1903). After him are Adrien-Marie Legendre (1752), Charles II of Navarre (1332), Boris Vian (1920), William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (1071), Suger (1080), and Carloman I (751).

Among NOBLEMEN In France

Among noblemen born in France, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy ranks 16Before him are Raynald of Châtillon (1123), Robert Guiscard (1016), Charles, Count of Valois (1270), Jeanne d'Albret (1528), Philip the Bold (1342), and Lucien Bonaparte (1775). After him are William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (1071), Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans (1676), Louis I, Duke of Orléans (1372), Louise Élisabeth of France (1727), Élisabeth of France (1764), and Roger I of Sicily (1031).