Baldwin II of Jerusalem

1060 - 1131

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Baldwin II, also known as Baldwin of Bourcq or Bourg (French: Baudouin; c. 1075 – 21 August 1131), was Count of Edessa from 1100 to 1118, and King of Jerusalem from 1118 until his death. He accompanied his cousins Godfrey of Bouillon and Baldwin of Boulogne to the Holy Land during the First Crusade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Baldwin II of Jerusalem has received more than 447,849 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Baldwin II of Jerusalem is the 1,339th most popular politician (up from 1,581st in 2019), the 513th most popular biography from France (up from 581st in 2019) and the 120th most popular French Politician.

Baldwin II of Jerusalem is most famous for being the first king of Jerusalem. He was born in 1118 and died in 1131.

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Among politicians, Baldwin II of Jerusalem ranks 1,339 out of 15,710Before him are Makarios III, Creon, Miguel Primo de Rivera, Ahaz, Berengar I of Italy, and Mentor. After him are Ghazan, Gregor Strasser, Christian VI of Denmark, Norodom Sihamoni, Phorcys, and Cleopatra II of Egypt.

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Among people born in 1060, Baldwin II of Jerusalem ranks 2Before him is Godfrey of Bouillon. After him are Otto of Bamberg, Roger Borsa, Duncan II of Scotland, Godfrey I, Count of Louvain, Alan IV, Duke of Brittany, Felicia of Roucy, Albert of Aix, Egbert II, Margrave of Meissen, Eustace III, Count of Boulogne, and Symeon of Durham. Among people deceased in 1131, Baldwin II of Jerusalem ranks 2Before him is Omar Khayyam. After him are Stephen II of Hungary, Canute Lavard, Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona, Joscelin I, Count of Edessa, Sanai, Philip of France, and Mahmud II.

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Among people born in France, Baldwin II of Jerusalem ranks 513 out of 5,234Before him are Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of France (1290), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi (1834), Gaston Bachelard (1884), Allan Kardec (1804), and Joseph de Maistre (1753). After him are Paul Barras (1755), Hugues de Payens (1074), Princess Marie Bonaparte (1882), Pierre de Marivaux (1688), Pierre Boulez (1925), and Henri Barbusse (1873).


Among politicians born in France, Baldwin II of Jerusalem ranks 120Before him are Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1747), Francis, Duke of Guise (1519), Stephen, King of England (1095), Alaric II (458), Gaspard II de Coligny (1519), and Henri, Count of Chambord (1820). After him are Paul Barras (1755), Ludwig I of Bavaria (1786), Henry I, Duke of Guise (1550), Chilperic I (539), Mary of Guise (1515), and William II of England (1056).