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Blondel de Nesle

1155 - 1202

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Blondel de Nesle – either Jean I of Nesle (c. 1155 – 1202) or his son Jean II of Nesle (died 1241) – was a French trouvère. The name 'Blondel de Nesle' is attached to twenty-four or twenty-five courtly songs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Blondel de Nesle has received more than 85,649 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Blondel de Nesle is the 823rd most popular singer (down from 708th in 2019), the 3,418th most popular biography from France (down from 3,036th in 2019) and the 55th most popular French Singer.

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Among singers, Blondel de Nesle ranks 823 out of 3,528Before him are Licia Albanese, Hugues Aufray, Walter Berry, Melanie Thornton, Guy Béart, and Solange Berry. After him are Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Camillo Felgen, Katja Ebstein, Gali Atari, Eric Johnson, and Jamala.

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Among people born in 1155, Blondel de Nesle ranks 14Before him are Kilij Arslan II, Isaac Komnenos of Cyprus, Peter II of Courtenay, Hermann I, Landgrave of Thuringia, Euphrosyne Doukaina Kamatera, and Kamo no Chōmei. After him is Jien. Among people deceased in 1202, Blondel de Nesle ranks 8Before him are Canute VI of Denmark, Sverre of Norway, Alain de Lille, Mieszko III the Old, Myeongjong of Goryeo, and Birger Brosa. After him are Gaucelm Faidit and Inge Magnusson.

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In France

Among people born in France, Blondel de Nesle ranks 3,418 out of 6,011Before him are André Gedalge (1856), Daniel-Rops (1901), Robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester (1090), Lili Damita (1904), Léon-Paul Fargue (1876), and Jean Victoir Audouin (1797). After him are Adolphe d'Archiac (1802), Michel Garicoïts (1797), Louis Antoine de Noailles (1651), Eugène-Anatole Demarçay (1852), Jean Robic (1921), and Louis Duchesne (1843).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Blondel de Nesle ranks 55Before him are Indila (1984), Fréhel (1891), Brigitte Fontaine (1939), Michèle Arnaud (1919), Julie d'Aubigny (1670), and Hugues Aufray (1929). After him are Michel Delpech (1946), Wolfgang Windgassen (1914), Serge Lama (1943), Gérard Lenorman (1945), Daniel Balavoine (1952), and Alain Bashung (1947).