Eustace II, Count of Boulogne

1015 - 1087

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Eustace II, (c. 1015 – c. 1087), also known as Eustace aux Gernons ("Eustace with moustaches"), was Count of Boulogne from 1049–1087. 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 139,762 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Eustace II, Count of Boulogne is the 627th most popular nobleman (down from 498th in 2019), the 2,769th most popular biography from France (down from 1,923rd in 2019) and the 102nd most popular French Nobleman.

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Among people born in 1015, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 4Before him are Harald Hardrada, Michael V Kalaphates, and Anawrahta. After him are John Komnenos and Ermesinda of Bigorre. Among people deceased in 1087, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 11Before him are Blot-Sweyn, Bertha of Savoy, Constantine the African, William I, Count of Burgundy, Maria Dobroniega of Kiev, and Domenico Selvo.

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In France

Among people born in France, Eustace II, Count of Boulogne ranks 2,769 out of 5,234Before him are Marie Alfred Cornu (1841), Georges Catroux (1877), Eugène Schneider (1805), Léa Seydoux (1985), Patrick Battiston (1957), and Drogo of Hauteville (1010). After him are Eugène Schueller (1881), Charles Tournemire (1870), Elisabeth of Lorraine (1574), Pierre Vernier (1580), Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac (1658), and Étienne Jodelle (1532).

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