Claude of France

1499 - 1524

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Claude of France (13 October 1499 – 20 July 1524) was a queen consort of France by marriage to Francis I. She was also ruling Duchess of Brittany from 1514. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude of France has received more than 686,070 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Claude of France is the 57th most popular companion (up from 60th in 2019), the 332nd most popular biography from France (up from 365th in 2019) and the 7th most popular French Companion.

Claude of France was a French princess and the youngest daughter of King Louis XII and Anne of Brittany. She was also the sister of King Francis I of France. Claude married her first cousin Charles I, Duke of Savoy. They had three children together.

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Among companions, Claude of France ranks 57 out of 687Before her are Livia, Hafsa bint Umar, Princess Helena of the United Kingdom, Tughril, Isabeau of Bavaria, and Catherine Howard. After her are Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Catherine Parr, Bathsheba, Guinevere, Mordred, and Isabella of Portugal.

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Among people born in 1499, Claude of France ranks 4Before her are Mary Boleyn, Pope Pius IV, and Diane de Poitiers. After her are Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia, Giulio Romano, Edmund Tudor, Duke of Somerset, Bernardino de Sahagún, Claude Garamond, Peter of Alcantara, Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat, and Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo. Among people deceased in 1524, Claude of France ranks 3Before her are Vasco da Gama and Ismail I. After her are Giulia Farnese, Salaì, Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar, Joachim Patinir, Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan, Andrea Solari, Marko Marulić, Hans Holbein the Elder, and Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard.

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In France

Among people born in France, Claude of France ranks 332 out of 5,234Before her are Jean-Michel Jarre (1948), Adolphe Adam (1803), Eugène François Vidocq (1775), François Couperin (1668), Jean Renoir (1894), and Charles, Count of Valois (1270). After her are Marquis de Condorcet (1743), Olivier Messiaen (1908), Louis, Duke of Burgundy (1682), Léo Delibes (1836), John Vianney (1786), and Claude Adrien Helvétius (1715).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Claude of France ranks 7Before her are Madame de Pompadour (1721), Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon (1635), Joseph Bonaparte (1768), Elisabeth of Valois (1545), Madame du Barry (1743), and Isabella of France (1295). After her are Désirée Clary (1777), Hortense de Beauharnais (1783), Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of France (1290), Brigitte Macron (1953), Henrietta Maria of France (1609), and Marie of Anjou (1404).