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Anne de Montmorency

1493 - 1567

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Anne de Montmorency, duc de Montmorency (c. 1493 – 12 November 1567) was a French noble, governor, royal favourite and Constable of France during the mid to late Italian Wars and early French Wars of Religion. He served under five French kings (Louis XII, François I, Henri II, François II and Charles IX). He began his career in the latter Italian Wars of Louis XII, seeing service at Ravenna. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anne de Montmorency has received more than 259,762 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Anne de Montmorency is the 200th most popular nobleman (up from 2,182nd in 2019), the 1,031st most popular biography from France (down from 759th in 2019) and the 34th most popular French Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Anne de Montmorency ranks 200 out of 842Before her are Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales, Guntram the Rich, Claude of France, Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria, Charles, Count of Angoulême, and Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland. After her are Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, Elizabeth of Austria, Princess Ingeborg of Denmark, Landgravine Elisabeth Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, Maria Theresa of Savoy, and Julia, Princess of Battenberg.

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Among people born in 1493, Anne de Montmorency ranks 4Before her are Paracelsus, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha, and Maximilian Sforza. After her are William IV, Duke of Bavaria, Sten Sture the Younger, Olaus Petri, Tansen, Yamamoto Kansuke, Eleonora Gonzaga, Duchess of Urbino, Clarice de' Medici, and Nicolaus Olahus. Among people deceased in 1567, Anne de Montmorency ranks 5Before her are Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, Jiajing Emperor, Myeongjong of Joseon, and Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse. After her are Michael Stifel, Marin Držić, Girolamo Priuli, Marie of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, Juan Bautista de Toledo, Ligier Richier, and Gómez Pereira.

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In France

Among people born in France, Anne de Montmorency ranks 1,031 out of 6,011Before her are Jules de Polignac (1780), Hans-Georg von Friedeburg (1895), Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine (1670), Henry Louis Le Chatelier (1850), Henri Giraud (1879), and Jean-Louis Barrault (1910). After her are Lili Boulanger (1893), Madame de Brinvilliers (1630), Émile Gallé (1846), Robert de Sorbon (1201), Jean-Baptiste Dumas (1800), and Eugène Scribe (1791).

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