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Jeanne d'Albret

1528 - 1572

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Jeanne d'Albret (Basque: Joana Albretekoa; Occitan: Joana de Labrit; 16 November 1528 – 9 June 1572), also known as Jeanne III, was the queen regnant of Navarre from 1555 to 1572. She married Antoine de Bourbon, Duke of Vendôme, becoming the Duchess of Vendôme and was the mother of Henri de Bourbon, who became King Henry III of Navarre and IV of France, the first Bourbon king of France. Jeanne was the acknowledged spiritual and political leader of the French Huguenot movement, and a key figure in the French Wars of Religion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeanne d'Albret has received more than 401,597 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Jeanne d'Albret is the 58th most popular nobleman (up from 63rd in 2019), the 346th most popular biography from France (up from 366th in 2019) and the 13th most popular French Nobleman.

Jeanne d'Albret is most famous for being the mother of Henry IV of France.

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Among noblemen, Jeanne d'Albret ranks 58 out of 842Before her are Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, Robert Guiscard, Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Elizabeth Charlotte, Madame Palatine, Charles, Count of Valois, and Lady Jane Grey. After her are Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen, Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Fatma Sultan, Herodias, and Empress Matilda.

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Among people born in 1528, Jeanne d'Albret ranks 2Before her is Paolo Veronese. After her are Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy, Archduchess Anna of Austria, Albert V, Duke of Bavaria, Catharina van Hemessen, Theodor de Bry, Paolo Boi, Henri Estienne, Luis de Requesens y Zúñiga, and Andrey Kurbsky. Among people deceased in 1572, Jeanne d'Albret ranks 5Before her are Pope Pius V, Sigismund II Augustus, Bronzino, and Şah Sultan. After her are Túpac Amaru, Gaspard II de Coligny, Francis Borgia, 4th Duke of Gandía, John Knox, Isaac Luria, Longqing Emperor, and Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jeanne d'Albret ranks 346 out of 6,011Before her are Elisabeth of France (1602), Raymond Poincaré (1860), Charles, Count of Valois (1270), Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1908), Jean Arp (1886), and Gustave Moreau (1826). After her are Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752), Marguerite de Navarre (1492), Roger Martin du Gard (1881), Paul Ricœur (1913), James I of Aragon (1208), and Jean Buridan (1295).

Among NOBLEMEN In France

Among noblemen born in France, Jeanne d'Albret ranks 13Before her are Margaret of Valois (1553), Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême (1775), Raynald of Châtillon (1123), Robert Guiscard (1016), Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1674), and Charles, Count of Valois (1270). After her are Philip the Bold (1342), Lucien Bonaparte (1775), Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans (1676), William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (1071), Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy (1383), and Roger I of Sicily (1031).