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Charles III of Naples

1345 - 1386

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Charles the Short or Charles of Durazzo (1345 – 24 February 1386) was King of Naples and the titular King of Jerusalem from 1382 to 1386 as Charles II, and King of Hungary from 1385 to 1386 as Charles II. In 1381, Charles created the chivalric Order of the Ship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles III of Naples has received more than 191,443 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Charles III of Naples is the 1,417th most popular politician (down from 1,291st in 2019), the 553rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 532nd in 2019) and the 85th most popular Italian Politician.

Charles III of Naples was most famous for his role in the War of the Spanish Succession.

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Among politicians, Charles III of Naples ranks 1,417 out of 15,577Before him are Léon Blum, Harsha, Anthemius, John V of Portugal, Alexander I of Serbia, and Arghun. After him are Turgut Özal, Emil Hácha, Francis II Rákóczi, Den, Isetnofret, and Makarios III.

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Among people born in 1345, Charles III of Naples ranks 1After him are Ferdinand I of Portugal, Vuk Branković, Gongyang of Goryeo, Blanche of Lancaster, Helen of Bosnia, and Magnus I, Duke of Mecklenburg. Among people deceased in 1386, Charles III of Naples ranks 1After him are Leopold III, Duke of Austria, Leonor Teles, Dan I of Wallachia, William Langland, Jacopo da Bologna, and Euphemia de Ross.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Charles III of Naples ranks 553 out of 4,668Before him are Dominic Savio (1842), Gentile Bellini (1429), Aloysius Gonzaga (1568), Philip of Swabia (1177), Ennius (-239), and Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909). After him are Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily (1772), Giuseppe Peano (1858), Salvatore Adamo (1943), Pope Leo VII (900), Charles Ponzi (1882), and Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583).


Among politicians born in Italy, Charles III of Naples ranks 85Before him are Maria Anna of Savoy (1803), Francis I of the Two Sicilies (1777), Giorgio Napolitano (1925), Rodolfo Graziani (1882), Octavia the Younger (-69), and Philip of Swabia (1177). After him are Louis II of Italy (825), Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily (1782), Lucius Caesar (-17), Alexander Farnese, Duke of Parma (1545), Berengar I of Italy (850), and Alcide De Gasperi (1881).