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Margaret of Bavaria

1363 - 1424

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Margaret of Bavaria (1363 – 23 January 1424, Dijon) was Duchess of Burgundy by marriage to John the Fearless. She was the regent of the Burgundian Low Countries during the absence of her spouse in 1404–1419 and the regent in French Burgundy during the absence of her son in 1419–1423. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret of Bavaria has received more than 121,528 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Margaret of Bavaria is the 4,602nd most popular politician (down from 4,137th in 2019), the 169th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 164th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Dutch Politician.

Margaret of Bavaria was the daughter of the Holy Roman Emperor, Maximilian I. She was married to the Duke of Burgundy, Philip the Good, and was the mother of Charles the Bold. Margaret is most famous for her involvement in the Burgundian Wars which led to the end of the Holy Roman Empire.

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Among politicians, Margaret of Bavaria ranks 4,602 out of 15,577Before her are Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Edward Gierek, Green Boots, José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia, Choe Ryong-hae, and Victorinus. After her are Al-Muqanna, Taejodae of Goguryeo, Munmu of Silla, Wilhelm Groener, Mao Anying, and Perdiccas II of Macedon.

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Among people born in 1363, Margaret of Bavaria ranks 3Before her are Jean Gerson and Zeami Motokiyo. After her are Maria, Queen of Sicily, Eleanor of Castile, Queen of Navarre, Matthew, Count of Foix, and Albert IV, Duke of Mecklenburg. Among people deceased in 1424, Margaret of Bavaria ranks 4Before her are Yongle Emperor, Jan Žižka, and Ernest, Duke of Austria. After her are Muzio Attendolo Sforza and Emperor Go-Kameyama.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Margaret of Bavaria ranks 169 out of 1,427Before her are Jan Pieterszoon Coen (1587), Tjalling Koopmans (1910), Willy van de Kerkhof (1951), Arjen Robben (1984), Willem van Aelst (1627), and Aelbert Cuyp (1620). After her are Rodolphus Agricola (1443), Nicholas J. Spykman (1893), Hendrick ter Brugghen (1588), Karel Appel (1921), Jan Lievens (1607), and Dirck van Baburen (1595).

Among POLITICIANS In Netherlands

Among politicians born in Netherlands, Margaret of Bavaria ranks 20Before her are Mark Rutte (1967), Wim Duisenberg (1935), Jaap de Hoop Scheffer (1948), Princess Irene of the Netherlands (1939), Wim Kok (1938), and Johan van Oldenbarnevelt (1547). After her are Nicholas J. Spykman (1893), Pim Fortuyn (1948), Ruud Lubbers (1939), Peter Stuyvesant (1612), Anton Mussert (1894), and Joan Blaeu (1596).