Charles the Simple

879 - 929

Charles the Simple

Charles III (17 September 879 – 7 October 929), called the Simple or the Straightforward (from the Latin Carolus Simplex), was the King of West Francia from 898 until 922 and the King of Lotharingia from 911 until 919–23. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles the Simple has received more than 783,156 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 489th most popular politician.

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  • 780k

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  • 72.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Charles the Simple ranks 485 out of 14,801Before him are Philip III of France, Osman III, George V, Emperor Wu of Han, Valens, and Gaiseric. After him are Edward VIII, Charles I of England, William III of England, Boris Godunov, Stephen Báthory, and Louis VII of France.

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Among people born in 879, Charles the Simple ranks 1 Among people deceased in 929, Charles the Simple ranks 1After him are Pope John X, Al-Battani, and Pope Leo VI.

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