Blanche of Artois

1248 - 1302

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Blanche of Artois (Basque: Blanka; c. 1248 – 2 May 1302) was Queen of Navarre and Countess of Champagne and Brie during her marriage to Henry I of Navarre. After his death she became regent in the name of their infant daughter, Joan I. She passed on the regency of Navarre to Philip III of France, her cousin and her daughter's prospective father-in-law, but retained the administration of Champagne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Blanche of Artois has received more than 254,398 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Blanche of Artois is the 8,274th most popular politician (down from 6,748th in 2019), the 2,451st most popular biography from France (down from 2,010th in 2019) and the 566th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Blanche of Artois ranks 8,274 out of 19,576Before her are Kim Tok-hun, Ariobarzanes of Pontus, Corrado Gini, Uthong, Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat, and John I, Margrave of Brandenburg. After her are Ersin Tatar, Charles Amadeus, Duke of Nemours, Konstantinos Tsatsos, Robert Guéï, Fuad Chehab, and Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma.

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Among people born in 1248, Blanche of Artois ranks 5Before her are Isabella of Aragon, Queen of France, Giovanni Pisano, Angela of Foligno, and Robert II, Duke of Burgundy. After her are Otto IV, Count of Burgundy, and Peter John Olivi. Among people deceased in 1302, Blanche of Artois ranks 9Before her are Gertrude the Great, Constance of Sicily, Queen of Aragon, Valdemar, King of Sweden, Robert II, Count of Artois, Muhammad II of Granada, and Al-Hakim I. After her are Yolande of Aragon, Duchess of Calabria, and Henry III, Count of Bar.

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Among people born in France, Blanche of Artois ranks 2,451 out of 6,770Before her are Jo Schlesser (1928), Bérenger Saunière (1852), Pierre Joseph Pelletier (1788), Jacques Pills (1906), Marguerite Gérard (1761), and Antoine Coysevox (1640). After her are Félix d'Herelle (1873), Roman Opałka (1931), Charles Amadeus, Duke of Nemours (1624), Piers Gaveston, 1st Earl of Cornwall (1284), Henri Eberhardt (1913), and Yolanda of Courtenay (1197).


Among politicians born in France, Blanche of Artois ranks 566Before her are Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey (1754), René Pleven (1901), Charles IV, Duke of Alençon (1489), René Mayer (1895), Margaret of Bourbon (1438), and Chilperic II of Burgundy (450). After her are Charles Amadeus, Duke of Nemours (1624), Piers Gaveston, 1st Earl of Cornwall (1284), Ezzo, Count Palatine of Lotharingia (955), Nicole Fontaine (1942), Duke Philipp of Württemberg (1838), and Antoine Pinay (1891).