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Guy, Count of Flanders

1226 - 1305

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Guy of Dampierre (French: Gui de Dampierre; Dutch: Gwijde van Dampierre) (c. 1226 – 7 March 1305, Compiègne) was the Count of Flanders (1251–1305) and Marquis of Namur (1264–1305). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guy, Count of Flanders has received more than 92,802 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Guy, Count of Flanders is the 3,795th most popular politician (up from 3,883rd in 2019), the 1,210th most popular biography from France (up from 1,263rd in 2019) and the 296th most popular French Politician.

Guy of Flanders was a Flemish count who is most famous for his generosity to the poor.

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Among politicians, Guy, Count of Flanders ranks 3,795 out of 15,577Before him are Sten Sture the Elder, Abbas I of Egypt, Publius Licinius Crassus, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, Caranus of Macedon, and Jean Bart. After him are Chen Duxiu, Francis V, Duke of Modena, Aaron Burr, Ivan Sirko, Sima Guang, and Al-Ashraf Khalil.

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Among people born in 1226, Guy, Count of Flanders ranks 3Before him are Charles I of Anjou and Bar Hebraeus. After him are Ata-Malik Juvayni, Bolesław V the Chaste, Herman VI, Margrave of Baden, Gertrude of Austria, and Blanche of Navarre, Duchess of Brittany. Among people deceased in 1305, Guy, Count of Flanders ranks 6Before him are William Wallace, Joan I of Navarre, Wenceslaus II of Bohemia, John IV Laskaris, and Roger de Flor. After him are Nicholas of Tolentino, Moses de León, Jean de Meun, Roger of Lauria, Maximus Planudes, and Blanche of France, Duchess of Austria.

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Among people born in France, Guy, Count of Flanders ranks 1,210 out of 6,011Before him are Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey (1754), Robert de Montesquiou (1855), Maurice Ronet (1927), Lúcio Costa (1902), Paul Sérusier (1864), and Jean Bart (1650). After him are Walter Sans Avoir (1050), Samy Naceri (1961), Jane Frances de Chantal (1572), Karim Benzema (1987), Thibaud Gaudin (1229), and Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (1767).


Among politicians born in France, Guy, Count of Flanders ranks 296Before him are Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine (1609), Charles, Duke of Berry (1686), Gérard Genette (1930), Louise Marie Thérèse of Artois (1819), Bon-Adrien Jeannot de Moncey (1754), and Jean Bart (1650). After him are Walter Sans Avoir (1050), Peter I, Duke of Bourbon (1311), Pepin the Hunchback (770), Jeanne de Valois-Saint-Rémy (1756), Theuderic II (587), and Margaret II, Countess of Flanders (1202).