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Charles III, Duke of Savoy

1486 - 1553

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Charles III of Savoy (10 October 1486 – 17 August 1553), often called Charles the Good, was Duke of Savoy from 1504 to 1553, although most of his lands were ruled by the French between 1536 and his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles III, Duke of Savoy has received more than 74,838 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Charles III, Duke of Savoy is the 2,797th most popular politician (up from 3,083rd in 2019), the 950th most popular biography from France (up from 1,023rd in 2019) and the 225th most popular French Politician.

Charles III, Duke of Savoy, was most famous for his role in the War of the Spanish Succession. He was the grandson of the King of Spain, and he was the grandson of the King of France. His father, Philip, was the King of Spain and his mother, Margaret, was the daughter of the King of France. Charles was also the Duke of Milan and the Duke of Mantua.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Charles III, Duke of Savoy ranks 2,797 out of 15,710Before him are Sancho IV of Castile, Valentina Visconti, Duchess of Orléans, Narseh, Emperor Reigen, Jomo Kenyatta, and Anna Leopoldovna. After him are Emperor Qianshao of Han, Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern, Senedj, Giuseppe Conte, Haakon III of Norway, and Tancred, King of Sicily.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1486, Charles III, Duke of Savoy ranks 7Before him are Andrea del Sarto, Arthur, Prince of Wales, Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa, Jacopo Sansovino, Sher Shah Suri, and Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. After him are Francysk Skaryna, Ahuitzotl, Martin Agricola, Johann Eck, Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, and Gerolamo Emiliani. Among people deceased in 1553, Charles III, Duke of Savoy ranks 8Before him are Edward VI of England, Şehzade Mustafa, Lucas Cranach the Elder, Michael Servetus, Şehzade Cihangir, and Pedro de Valdivia. After him are Maurice, Elector of Saxony, Girolamo Fracastoro, John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, Erasmus Reinhold, Wolf Huber, and Lucrezia de' Medici.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles III, Duke of Savoy ranks 950 out of 5,234Before him are René Clément (1913), Louis Néel (1904), Marie François Xavier Bichat (1771), Adelaide of Maurienne (1092), Claude-Louis Navier (1785), and Robert I, Duke of Burgundy (1011). After him are Charles-Valentin Alkan (1813), René Cassin (1887), Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona (1114), Claude Perrault (1613), Joseph Pitton de Tournefort (1656), and Christophe Plantin (1520).

Among POLITICIANS In France

Among politicians born in France, Charles III, Duke of Savoy ranks 225Before him are Victoire of France (1733), Louis Desaix (1768), Léon Gambetta (1838), Philip II, Duke of Savoy (1438), Adelaide of Maurienne (1092), and Robert I, Duke of Burgundy (1011). After him are Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona (1114), Francis Phoebus of Navarre (1467), Wilfred the Hairy (840), Armand Fallières (1841), John I of Aragon (1350), and Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma (1930).