Godfrey of Bouillon

1060 - 1100

Godfrey of Bouillon

Godfrey of Bouillon (French: Godefroy, Dutch: Godfried, German: Gottfried, Latin: Godefridus Bullionensis; 18 September 1060 – 18 July 1100) was one of the leaders of the First Crusade. He was the first ruler of the Kingdom of Jerusalem from 1099 to 1100. He apparently avoided using the title of king, choosing instead that of princeps. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Godfrey of Bouillon has received more than 856,252 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 268th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Godfrey of Bouillon ranks 265 out of 14,801Before him are Woodrow Wilson, Nicholas I of Russia, Charles VIII of France, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Georgy Zhukov, and Philippe Pétain. After him are Hugh Capet, Ahmed II, Ashurbanipal, Alexander II of Russia, Konstantin Chernenko, and Joachim von Ribbentrop.

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Among people born in 1060, Godfrey of Bouillon ranks 1After him are Baldwin II of Jerusalem, Otto of Bamberg, Eustace III, Count of Boulogne, Godfrey I, Count of Louvain, Roger Borsa, Duncan II of Scotland, Albert of Aix, Alan IV, Duke of Brittany, and Egbert II, Margrave of Meissen. Among people deceased in 1100, Godfrey of Bouillon ranks 1After him are William II of England, Parascheva of the Balkans, Antipope Clement III, Emperor Zhezong, George Kedrenos, Bretislav II, Naropa, and Edmund of Scotland.

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In France

Among people born in France, Godfrey of Bouillon ranks 125 out of 4,109Before him are Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), Évariste Galois (1811), Charles VIII of France (1470), Charles Aznavour (1924), Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122), and Philippe Pétain (1856). After him are Pierre Bourdieu (1930), Hugh Capet (940), Paul Verlaine (1844), Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717), Jean Cocteau (1889), and Camille Saint-Saëns (1835).


Among politicians born in France, Godfrey of Bouillon ranks 34Before him are Louis XI of France (1423), Charles VII of France (1403), Charles IX of France (1550), François Mitterrand (1916), Charles VIII of France (1470), and Philippe Pétain (1856). After him are Hugh Capet (940), Charles VI of France (1368), Philip V of Spain (1683), Abdulmejid I (1823), Charles V of France (1338), and Joachim Murat (1767).

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