Joan the Lame

1293 - 1349

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Joan of Burgundy (French: Jeanne; c. 1293 – 12 December 1349), also known as Joan the Lame (French: Jeanne la Boiteuse), was Queen of France as the first wife of King Philip VI. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan the Lame has received more than 149,943 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Joan the Lame is the 196th most popular companion (up from 198th in 2019), the 889th most popular biography from France (down from 863rd in 2019) and the 24th most popular Companion.

Joan the Lame is most famous for being a French heroine who fought in the Hundred Years War.

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Among companions, Joan the Lame ranks 196 out of 673Before her are Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Faustina the Elder, Philippa of Lancaster, Sophia Charlotte of Hanover, Juwayriyya bint al-Harith, and Rachele Mussolini. After her are Empress Kōjun, Shahnaz Pahlavi, Louise of the Netherlands, Clementia of Hungary, Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood, and Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Portugal.

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Among people born in 1293, Joan the Lame ranks 3Before her are Philip VI of France and Philip V of France. After her are Clementia of Hungary, Beatrice of Castile, John of Ruusbroec, Yesün Temür, Gerhard III, Count of Holstein-Rendsburg, and Irene of Brunswick. Among people deceased in 1349, Joan the Lame ranks 3Before her are Joan II of Navarre and Bonne of Luxembourg. After her are James III of Majorca, Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary, Frederick II, Margrave of Meissen, Luchino Visconti, Hamdallah Mustawfi, Thomas Bradwardine, and Nicholas of Lyra.

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In France

Among people born in France, Joan the Lame ranks 889 out of 6,011Before her are Antoine Bourdelle (1861), Roger Guillemin (1924), Louis Vuitton (1821), Edmond de Goncourt (1822), Odo the Great (650), and Philip II, Duke of Savoy (1438). After her are Georges Couthon (1755), Jean-Paul Gaultier (1952), André-Jacques Garnerin (1769), Jacques MacDonald (1765), Louis Desaix (1768), and Inessa Armand (1874).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Joan the Lame ranks 24Before her are Isabella of Angoulême (1188), Joanna of Bourbon (1338), Anne of Foix-Candale (1484), Margaret of Provence (1221), Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans (1709), and Charlotte of Savoy (1441). After her are Fredegund (545), Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile (1162), Marie of France, Countess of Champagne (1145), Adela of Champagne (1140), Eleanor of Provence (1223), and Princess Clémentine of Orléans (1817).