Charles the Bald

823 - 877

Charles the Bald

Charles ΙΙ, also known as Charles the Bald (13 June 823 – 6 October 877) was a 9th-century king of West Francia (843–877), king of Italy (875–877) and emperor of the Carolingian Empire (875–877). After a series of civil wars during the reign of his father, Louis the Pious, Charles succeeded, by the Treaty of Verdun (843), in acquiring the western third of the Carolingian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles the Bald has received more than 1,218,859 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 211th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Charles the Bald ranks 209 out of 14,801Before him are Victor Emmanuel II of Italy, Klemens von Metternich, Louis XII of France, William the Silent, Heraclius, and Lee Kuan Yew. After him are Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha, Mars, George W. Bush, Salvador Allende, Osman II, and Alexander I of Russia.

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Among people born in 823, Charles the Bald ranks 1After him are Muhammad I of Córdoba and Pepin II of Aquitaine. Among people deceased in 877, Charles the Bald ranks 1After him are John Scotus Eriugena, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Causantín mac Cináeda, Ignatios of Constantinople, and Jayavarman III.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Charles the Bald ranks 64 out of 3,763Before him are Charles Bukowski (1920), Frederick the Great (1712), Robert Koch (1843), Klemens von Metternich (1773), William the Silent (1533), and Ludwig Feuerbach (1804). After him are Erich Fromm (1900), Johann Gottlieb Fichte (1762), William I, German Emperor (1797), Erich Maria Remarque (1898), Richard Strauss (1864), and Jacques Offenbach (1819).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Charles the Bald ranks 15Before him are Joseph Goebbels (1897), Reinhard Heydrich (1904), Konrad Adenauer (1876), Frederick the Great (1712), Klemens von Metternich (1773), and William the Silent (1533). After him are William I, German Emperor (1797), Clara Zetkin (1857), Martin Bormann (1900), Joachim von Ribbentrop (1893), Willy Brandt (1913), and Peter III of Russia (1728).

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