Francis, Duke of Guise

1519 - 1563

Francis, Duke of Guise

Francis de Lorraine II, Prince of Joinville, Duke of Guise, Duke of Aumale (French: François de Lorraine, duc de Guise; 17 February 1519 – 24 February 1563), was a French general and politician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francis, Duke of Guise has received more than 222,409 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,158th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Francis, Duke of Guise ranks 1,152 out of 14,801Before him are Georgy Lvov, Francesco I Sforza, Carus, Grigory Zinoviev, Peter I of Portugal, and Maria Christina, Duchess of Teschen. After him are Ferdinand I of Romania, Zbigniew Brzezinski, John II Komnenos, Rani of Jhansi, Fuxi, and Jeongjo of Joseon.

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Among people born in 1519, Francis, Duke of Guise ranks 5Before him are Catherine de' Medici, Henry II of France, Pope Innocent IX, and Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany. After him are Gaspard II de Coligny, Isabella Jagiellon, Theodore Beza, Occhiali, Imagawa Yoshimoto, Antonis Mor, and Andrea Cesalpino. Among people deceased in 1563, Francis, Duke of Guise ranks 1After him are Étienne de La Boétie, Sebastian Castellio, Heinrich Glarean, Andrea Schiavone, and Martynas Mažvydas.

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In France

Among people born in France, Francis, Duke of Guise ranks 434 out of 4,109Before him are Arthur de Gobineau (1816), Gregory of Tours (538), Jacques Tati (1907), Hippolyte Taine (1828), Carus (230), and Francis Picabia (1879). After him are Pierre Beaumarchais (1732), Napoléon Louis Bonaparte (1804), Arthur Honegger (1892), Jules Massenet (1842), Pytheas (-380), and Augustin-Jean Fresnel (1788).


Among politicians born in France, Francis, Duke of Guise ranks 103Before him are Paul Bocuse (1926), Baldwin I of Jerusalem (1058), Robert I of France (860), Antoine of Navarre (1518), Fritz Sauckel (1894), and Carus (230). After him are Napoléon Louis Bonaparte (1804), Chilperic I (539), Ludwig I of Bavaria (1786), Henry I, Duke of Guise (1550), Albert Lebrun (1871), and Gaspard II de Coligny (1519).

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