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 133,884 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Joan the Lame is the 198th most popular companion (down from 192nd in 2019), the 866th most popular biography from France (up from 871st in 2019) and the 26th most popular French 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 198 out of 687Before her are Maria Amalia of Austria, Matilda of Ringelheim, Francis, Duke of Cádiz, Joanna la Beltraneja, Archduchess Maria Johanna Gabriela of Austria, and Maria Theresa of Austria. After her are Matilda of Flanders, Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, Julia, Shahnaz Pahlavi, Melania Trump, and Louisa Ulrika of Prussia.

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Among people born in 1293, Joan the Lame ranks 4Before her are Philip VI of France, Philip V of France, and Clementia of Hungary. After her are Beatrice of Castile, John of Ruusbroec, Yesün Temür, 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 Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary, James III of Majorca, Frederick II, Margrave of Meissen, Luchino Visconti, Hamdallah Mustawfi, and Thomas Bradwardine.

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In France

Among people born in France, Joan the Lame ranks 866 out of 5,234Before her are René Lalique (1860), Hubert de Givenchy (1927), Georges Couthon (1755), John, Duke of Berry (1340), Ivo of Kermartin (1253), and Émile Borel (1871). After her are François Christophe de Kellermann (1735), Lorin Maazel (1930), Simon Vouet (1590), Dagobert II (650), Alexis Clairaut (1713), and Hans-Georg von Friedeburg (1895).

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Among companions born in France, Joan the Lame ranks 26Before her are Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans (1709), Philippa of Hainault (1314), Charlotte of Savoy (1441), Isabella of Angoulême (1188), Fredegund (545), and Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile (1162). After her are Emma of Normandy (985), Marie of France, Countess of Champagne (1145), Eleanor of Provence (1223), Adela of Champagne (1140), Princess Clémentine of Orléans (1817), and Sophie of France (1734).