Louis the Blind

880 - 928

Louis the Blind

Louis the Blind (c. 880 – 5 June 928) was the king of Provence from 11 January 887, King of Italy from 12 October 900, and briefly Holy Roman Emperor, as Louis III, between 901 and 905. He was the son of Boso, the usurper king of Provence, and Ermengard, a daughter of the Emperor Louis II. Through his father, he was a Bosonid, but through his mother, a Carolingian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis the Blind has received more than 138,372 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,118th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Louis the Blind ranks 2,103 out of 14,801Before him are Sweyn II of Denmark, Krum, Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases, Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este, Benazir Bhutto, and Emperor Ruizong of Tang. After him are Willi Stoph, Ladislaus II of Hungary, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Al-Mutawakkil, Wenceslaus I of Bohemia, and Ziying.

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Among people born in 880, Louis the Blind ranks 1After him are Hugh of Italy, Harthacnut I of Denmark, Lambert of Italy, Herbert II, Count of Vermandois, Abas I of Armenia, Beatrice of Vermandois, Fujiwara no Tadahira, and Hywel Dda. Among people deceased in 928, Louis the Blind ranks 1After him are Tomislav of Croatia and Ashot II of Armenia.

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In France

Among people born in France, Louis the Blind ranks 732 out of 4,109Before him are Georges Rouault (1871), Pierre Loti (1850), Edmond Rostand (1868), Charles-François Daubigny (1817), Philippe de Vitry (1291), and Jean Meslier (1664). After him are Jean Sylvain Bailly (1736), Madame Roland (1754), François Fénelon (1651), Maurice Gamelin (1872), Bertrand du Guesclin (1320), and Robert Curthose (1054).


Among politicians born in France, Louis the Blind ranks 160Before him are François Ravaillac (1578), Charles III, Duke of Bourbon (1490), Childebert III (678), Marie Louise d’Orléans (1662), Nicolas Fouquet (1615), and Sigismund of Burgundy (500). After him are Jean Sylvain Bailly (1736), Vincent Auriol (1884), Germaine of Foix (1488), Guntram (532), Guillaume de Nogaret (1260), and Renée of France (1510).

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