John I of Aragon

1350 - 1396

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John I (27 December 1350 – 19 May 1396), called by posterity the Hunter or the Lover of Elegance, or the Abandoned in his lifetime, was the King of Aragon from 1387 until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John I of Aragon has received more than 173,167 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. John I of Aragon is the 2,699th most popular politician (down from 2,626th in 2019), the 901st most popular biography from France (down from 873rd in 2019) and the 209th most popular French Politician.

John I of Aragon was a king of Aragon and count of Barcelona who was also the Count of Provence and count of Roussillon. He was also the lord of Montpellier, Narbonne, and Béziers. John I of Aragon was most famous for his conquest of Sardinia in 1323 and his victory over the Moors at the Battle of Albesa in 1327.

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Among politicians, John I of Aragon ranks 2,699 out of 19,576Before him are Artur Axmann, Pharnaces II of Pontus, Magnus the Good, Louis-Jules Trochu, Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, and Creoda of Mercia. After him are Admetus, Alfred Hugenberg, Prithviraj Chauhan, Senedj, Safi of Persia, and Maxim Litvinov.

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Among people born in 1350, John I of Aragon ranks 9Before him are Malhun Hatun, Miloš Obilić, Manuel II Palaiologos, Dmitry Donskoy, Vincent Ferrer, and Margaret III, Countess of Flanders. After him are Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria, Pierre d'Ailly, Urus Khan, Agnolo Gaddi, Inca Roca, and Leonor Teles. Among people deceased in 1396, John I of Aragon ranks 1After him are Theodora Kantakouzene, Agnolo Gaddi, Helena Kantakouzene, Stephen of Perm, John of Görlitz, Juan Fernández de Heredia, and Marsilius of Inghen.

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Among people born in France, John I of Aragon ranks 901 out of 6,770Before him are Edmond de Goncourt (1822), Claudine Auger (1941), Richard I of Normandy (933), Jean Giraud (1938), Paul Delaroche (1797), and Louis-Jules Trochu (1815). After him are Edgar Morin (1921), Jean-Claude Killy (1943), Claude Lelouch (1937), Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (1657), Joan the Lame (1293), and René Clément (1913).


Among politicians born in France, John I of Aragon ranks 209Before him are Clotilde of France (1759), Henriette of France (1727), Renée of France (1510), Jules Ferry (1832), Richard I of Normandy (933), and Louis-Jules Trochu (1815). After him are Beatrice I, Countess of Burgundy (1143), Sigismund of Burgundy (500), Chilperic I (539), Louis Barthou (1862), Joseph Babinski (1857), and Philibert II, Duke of Savoy (1480).