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Eleanor of Provence

1223 - 1291

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Eleanor of Provence (c. 1223 – 24/25 June 1291) was a Provençal noblewoman who became Queen of England as the wife of King Henry III from 1236 until his death in 1272. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor of Provence has received more than 605,676 page views. Her biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Eleanor of Provence is the 226th most popular companion, the 989th most popular biography from France (down from 986th in 2019) and the 29th most popular French Companion.

Eleanor of Provence was most famous for being the wife of King Henry III of England.

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Among companions, Eleanor of Provence ranks 226 out of 673Before her are Adela of Champagne, Hoelun, Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen, Kaya Sultan, Amélie of Orléans, and Catherine Opalińska. After her are Frederica of Baden, Christina of Holstein-Gottorp, Princess Clémentine of Orléans, Wahshi ibn Harb, Constance of Sicily, Queen of Aragon, and Rosalynn Carter.

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Among people born in 1223, Eleanor of Provence ranks 2Before her is Baibars. After her are Vaišvilkas and Jutta of Saxony. Among people deceased in 1291, Eleanor of Provence ranks 5Before her are Rudolf I of Germany, Saadi Shirazi, Arghun, and Alfonso III of Aragon. After her are Guillaume de Beaujeu, Solamish, and Talabuga.

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In France

Among people born in France, Eleanor of Provence ranks 989 out of 6,011Before her are Villard de Honnecourt (1200), Alexis Clairaut (1713), Horace Vernet (1789), Alphonse Bertillon (1853), Jacques Cassini (1677), and Pierre Augereau (1757). After her are Michel Rolle (1652), Ferdinand Walsin Esterhazy (1847), Theodore Beza (1519), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse (1156), and Jacques Demy (1931).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Eleanor of Provence ranks 29Before her are Charlotte of Savoy (1441), Joan the Lame (1293), Fredegund (545), Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile (1162), Marie of France, Countess of Champagne (1145), and Adela of Champagne (1140). After her are Princess Clémentine of Orléans (1817), Charles I, Duke of Bourbon (1401), Philippa of Hainault (1314), Vanessa Paradis (1972), Margaret of France, Queen of England and Hungary (1158), and Maria Francisca of Savoy (1646).