Louis XI of France

1423 - 1483

Louis XI of France

Louis XI (3 July 1423 – 30 August 1483), called "Louis the Prudent" (French: le Prudent), was King of France from 1461 to 1483. He succeeded his father, Charles VII. Louis entered into open rebellion against his father in a short-lived revolt known as the Praguerie in 1440. The king forgave his rebellious vassals, including Louis, to whom he entrusted the management of the Dauphiné, then a province in southeastern France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis XI of France has received more than 1,035,229 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 241st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Louis XI of France ranks 238 out of 14,801Before him are Georges Danton, Philip II of France, A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Theodore Roosevelt, Golda Meir, and Antoninus Pius. After him are Babur, Charles VII of France, António de Oliveira Salazar, Shimon Peres, Mehmed VI, and Muawiyah I.

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Among people born in 1423, Louis XI of France ranks 1After him are Uzun Hasan, Ferdinand I of Naples, Georg von Peuerbach, Laonikos Chalkokondyles, and Pierre d'Aubusson. Among people deceased in 1483, Louis XI of France ranks 1After him are Edward IV of England, Edward V of England, Charlotte of Savoy, Francis Phoebus of Navarre, and Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York.

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Among people born in France, Louis XI of France ranks 110 out of 4,109Before him are Maurice Ravel (1875), Louis Philippe I (1773), François Rabelais (1494), Georges Danton (1759), Philip II of France (1165), and Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1520). After him are Charles VII of France (1403), Jacques Lacan (1901), Alexandre Dumas fils (1824), Charles IX of France (1550), François Mitterrand (1916), and François Villon (1431).


Among politicians born in France, Louis XI of France ranks 28Before him are Henry II of France (1519), Louis XII of France (1462), Louis XVII of France (1785), Louis Philippe I (1773), Georges Danton (1759), and Philip II of France (1165). After him are Charles VII of France (1403), Charles IX of France (1550), François Mitterrand (1916), Charles VIII of France (1470), Philippe Pétain (1856), and Godfrey of Bouillon (1060).

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