Clovis I

466 - 511

Clovis I

Clovis (Latin: Chlodovechus; reconstructed Frankish: *Hlōdowig; c. 466 – 27 November 511) was the first king of the Franks to unite all of the Frankish tribes under one ruler, changing the form of leadership from a group of royal chieftains to rule by a single king and ensuring that the kingship was passed down to his heirs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clovis I has received more than 1,611,570 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 141st most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS, Clovis I ranks 141 out of 14,801Before him are Mustafa I, Pompey, Augusto Pinochet, Hatshepsut, and Ho Chi Minh. After him are Paul von Hindenburg, Napoleon II, Brutus the Younger, Anne, Queen of Great Britain, Harry S. Truman, and Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.

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Among people born in 466, Clovis I ranks 1After him is Emperor Ankan. Among people deceased in 511, Clovis I ranks 1

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Among people born in Belgium, Clovis I ranks 6 out of 658Before him are Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor (1500), Audrey Hepburn (1929), Charles Martel (688), Pepin the Short (715), and Jan van Eyck (1395). After him are René Magritte (1898), Maurice Maeterlinck (1862), Anthony van Dyck (1599), Gerardus Mercator (1512), Andreas Vesalius (1514), and Claude Lévi-Strauss (1908).