Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly

1508 - 1580

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Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly, Duchess of Étampes, (1508 – 1580) was chief mistress of Francis I of France. She became Francis' mistress following his return from captivity in 1526. Anne enriched her family and friends through her courtly influence and after Francis' death was banished from court and temporarily imprisoned in her husband's castle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly has received more than 112,596 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly is the 406th most popular companion, the 1,706th most popular biography from France and the 48th most popular French Companion.

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Among companions, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly ranks 406 out of 687Before her are Natalia Sedova, Berengaria of Barcelona, Wild Bill Hickok, Domitilla the Elder, Hemma, and Amalia of Solms-Braunfels. After her are Elizabeth de Burgh, Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, Infanta Antónia of Portugal, Isabella of Castile, Queen of Aragon, Princess Marie of Orléans, and Prisca.

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Among people born in 1508, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly ranks 10Before her are Nikola IV Zrinski, Pieter Aertsen, Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley, Primož Trubar, and Marin Držić. After her is Gemma Frisius. Among people deceased in 1580, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly ranks 10Before her are Lala Mustafa Pasha, Henry, King of Portugal, Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy, Ruy López de Segura, Hieronymus Wolf, and Taqi ad-Din Muhammad ibn Ma'ruf. After her are Inés Suárez, Alonso Mudarra, Dorothea of Denmark, Electress Palatine, Raphael Holinshed, and Jerónimo Zurita y Castro.

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In France

Among people born in France, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly ranks 1,706 out of 5,234Before her are Lolo Ferrari (1963), Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy (1758), Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy (1213), Raoul Salan (1899), Charlotte Perriand (1903), and Barthélemy Catherine Joubert (1769). After her are Henri de Lubac (1896), Charles Fabry (1867), Philip of Milly (1120), Theobald V, Count of Blois (1130), Pierre Balmain (1914), and Maurice Herzog (1919).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly ranks 48Before her are Richardis (840), Constance of Arles (974), Margaret of France, Queen of England (1282), Bertha of Burgundy (901), Louise Diane d'Orléans (1716), and Queen Anne of Romania (1923). After her are Louise de Coligny (1555), Benedicta Henrietta of the Palatinate (1652), Maria of Navarre (1326), Frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (1557), Eleanor of Castile, Queen of Navarre (1363), and Peter I of Courtenay (1126).