Joan I of Navarre

1273 - 1305

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Joan I (14 January 1273 – 31 March/2 April 1305) (Basque: Joana, Spanish: Juana) was ruling Queen of Navarre and Countess of Champagne from 1274 until 1305. She was also Queen of France by marriage to King Philip IV. She founded the College of Navarre in Paris in 1305. Joan never ruled Navarre in person, it being overseen by French governors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan I of Navarre has received more than 1,463,848 page views. Her biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Joan I of Navarre is the 1,224th most popular politician (down from 783rd in 2019), the 444th most popular biography from France (down from 301st in 2019) and the 106th most popular French Politician.

Joan I of Navarre, also known as Joan the Mad, was a queen of France and Navarre. She was the daughter of Charles II of Navarre and Marguerite of Foix. She was married to Louis X of France, the son of her father's first wife, Margaret of Burgundy.

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Among politicians, Joan I of Navarre ranks 1,224 out of 19,576Before her are Nestor, Jianwen Emperor, Albert Lebrun, Sunjong of Korea, Musaylimah, and Amenhotep II. After her are Queen Paola of Belgium, Frederick I of Sweden, Ælfweard of Wessex, Jamukha, Francesco I Sforza, and Berengar I of Italy.

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Among people born in 1273, Joan I of Navarre ranks 1After her are Abu'l-Fida, Margaret, Countess of Anjou, Yolande of Aragon, Duchess of Calabria, Giovanni Gradenigo, Marie of Lusignan, Queen of Aragon, and Alphonso, Earl of Chester. Among people deceased in 1305, Joan I of Navarre ranks 2Before her is William Wallace. After her are Wenceslaus II of Bohemia, Roger de Flor, John IV Laskaris, Guy, Count of Flanders, Roger of Lauria, Nicholas of Tolentino, Moses de León, Jean de Meun, Emperor Kameyama, and Maximus Planudes.

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Among people born in France, Joan I of Navarre ranks 444 out of 6,770Before her are Robert Delaunay (1885), Isabella of France (1295), Albert Lebrun (1871), Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran (1845), Arthur de Gobineau (1816), and Georges Bataille (1897). After her are Jean Genet (1910), Elisabeth of France (1602), Hippolyte Taine (1828), Anouk Aimée (1932), Isabelle Huppert (1953), and Abraham de Moivre (1667).


Among politicians born in France, Joan I of Navarre ranks 106Before her are Baldwin II of Jerusalem (1060), Louis, Duke of Burgundy (1682), Napoléon, Prince Imperial (1856), Pauline Bonaparte (1780), Jean Monnet (1888), and Albert Lebrun (1871). After her are Elisabeth of France (1602), Louis III of France (863), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), Ludwig I of Bavaria (1786), Emmanuel Macron (1977), and Caroline Bonaparte (1782).