Eustace II, Count of Boulogne

1015 - 1087

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Eustace II, (c. 1015 – c. 1087), also known as Eustace aux Grenons ("Eustace with long moustaches"), was Count of Boulogne from 1049 to 1087. He fought on the Norman side at the Battle of Hastings, and afterwards received large grants of land forming an honour in England. He is one of the few proven companions of William the Conqueror. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eustace II, Count of Boulogne has received more than 226,161 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Eustace II, Count of Boulogne is the 720th most popular nobleman (down from 669th in 2019), the 2,770th most popular biography from France (down from 2,712th in 2019) and the 115th most popular French Nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 720 out of 1,415Before him are Philippine Welser, Prince Emmanuel, Duke of Vendôme, Adolf III of the Marck, John II, Burgrave of Nuremberg, William of Winchester, Lord of Lunenburg, and Humaira Begum. After him are Margaret of Austria, Electress of Saxony, Herman I, Duke of Swabia, Archduchess Maria Isabella of Austria, Conrad I, Duke of Swabia, Matthias I, Duke of Lorraine, and Princess Louise of Denmark.

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Among people born in 1015, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 5Before him are Harald Hardrada, Michael V Kalaphates, Anawrahta, and Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir. After him are John Komnenos, Herman IV, Duke of Swabia, and Ermesinda of Bigorre. Among people deceased in 1087, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 9Before him are Solomon, King of Hungary, Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī, William I, Count of Burgundy, Bertha of Savoy, Blot-Sweyn, and Constantine the African. After him is Maria Dobroniega of Kiev.

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Among people born in France, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 2,770 out of 6,770Before him are Adhémar Jean Claude Barré de Saint-Venant (1797), Alain Finkielkraut (1949), Alix, Duchess of Brittany (1200), Augustin Pajou (1730), Isabelle Aubret (1938), and Bernard Werber (1961). After him are Louise Farrenc (1804), Louis de Jaucourt (1704), André Pieyre de Mandiargues (1909), Bathilde d'Orléans (1750), Alexis Bouvard (1767), and Georges Catroux (1877).

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