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Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans

1747 - 1793

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Louis Philippe Joseph d'Orléans (13 April 1747 – 6 November 1793), commonly known as Philippe, was a major French noble who supported the French Revolution. He was born at the Château de Saint-Cloud. He received the title of Duke of Montpensier at birth, then that of Duke of Chartres at the death of his grandfather, Louis d'Orléans, in 1752. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans has received more than 626,214 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans is the 1,261st most popular politician (up from 1,419th in 2019), the 481st most popular biography from France (up from 518th in 2019) and the 114th most popular French Politician.

In 1830, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, became King of the French following the July Revolution. He was the first king of the House of Orléans, and his reign lasted until 1848 when he was overthrown during the February Revolution.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans ranks 1,261 out of 15,710. Before him are Giorgio Napolitano, Christine Lagarde, Boris Johnson, Elizabeth of Luxembourg, Manuel II of Portugal, and Den. After him are Sauli Niinistö, Casimir IV Jagiellon, Tongzhi Emperor, Ion Iliescu, Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia, and David II of Scotland.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1747, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans ranks 2Before him is Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Abraham-Louis Breguet, Johann Elert Bode, Vivant Denon, Roger Ducos, Gottfried August Bürger, Princess Wilhelmina Caroline of Denmark, Louis Alexandre, Prince of Lamballe, John Paul Jones, Leopold Koželuch, and Armand Louis de Gontaut. Among people deceased in 1793, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans ranks 8Before him are Marie Antoinette, Jean-Paul Marat, Olympe de Gouges, Madame du Barry, Charlotte Corday, and Carlo Goldoni. After him are Yolande de Polastron, Madame Roland, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Francesco Guardi, Jacques Pierre Brissot, and Charles Bonnet.

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In France

Among people born in France, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans ranks 481 out of 5,234. Before him are Hortense de Beauharnais (1783), Francis Picabia (1879), Lucien Bonaparte (1775), Étienne de La Boétie (1530), Johann Heinrich Lambert (1728), and Christine Lagarde (1956). After him are André Maurois (1885), Frédéric Bazille (1841), Anne Robert Jacques Turgot (1727), Bernard Arnault (1949), Francis, Duke of Guise (1519), and Marie Tussaud (1761).

Among POLITICIANS In France

Among politicians born in France, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans ranks 114Before him are Napoléon Louis Bonaparte (1804), Margaret of Anjou (1430), Paul Bocuse (1926), Carus (230), Marie François Sadi Carnot (1837), and Christine Lagarde (1956). After him are Francis, Duke of Guise (1519), Stephen, King of England (1095), Alaric II (458), Gaspard II de Coligny (1519), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), and Baldwin II of Jerusalem (1060).