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 174,073 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Charles III of Naples is the 1,293rd most popular politician (up from 1,383rd in 2019), the 532nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 530th 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 1,293 out of 15,710Before him are Safiyya bint Huyayy, Charles Edward Stuart, Ptolemy IX Lathyros, Manasseh of Judah, Herod Archelaus, and Philip V of Macedon. After him are Frederick IV of Denmark, Yang Shangkun, Marwan II, Louis the Child, Eleftherios Venizelos, and John II Casimir Vasa.

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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, Jacopo da Bologna, William Langland, and Euphemia de Ross.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Charles III of Naples ranks 532 out of 4,088Before him are Marcello Malpighi (1628), Charles Edward Stuart (1720), Camillus de Lellis (1550), Anna Magnani (1908), Giovanni Falcone (1939), and Pope Boniface VI (800). After him are Pope Soter (120), Simonetta Vespucci (1453), Alberto Ascari (1918), Gaius Julius Caesar (-135), Publius Cornelius Scipio (-260), and Pope Stephen III (720).


Among politicians born in Italy, Charles III of Naples ranks 85Before him are Trebonianus Gallus (206), Giorgio Napolitano (1925), Totila (500), Galeazzo Ciano (1903), Conrad IV of Germany (1228), and Charles Edward Stuart (1720). After him are Publius Cornelius Scipio (-260), Libius Severus (420), Tancred, Prince of Galilee (1072), Lucullus (-118), Berengar I of Italy (850), and Conrad of Montferrat (1146).