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Marguerite of Lorraine

1615 - 1672

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Marguerite of Lorraine (22 July 1615 – 13 April 1672), Duchess of Orléans, was the wife of Gaston, younger brother of Louis XIII of France. As Gaston had married her in secret in defiance of the King, Louis had their marriage nullified when it became known. On his deathbed, Louis permitted them to marry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marguerite of Lorraine has received more than 105,318 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Marguerite of Lorraine is the 7,733rd most popular politician, the 2,296th most popular biography from France and the 554th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Marguerite of Lorraine ranks 7,733 out of 15,577Before her are Aeacides of Epirus, Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din, Teréz Brunszvik, Margaret of Durazzo, John I, Margrave of Brandenburg, and Peter I, Count of Alençon. After her are Leszek II the Black, Henry Beaufort, Agum II, Margaret of Navarre, Hortensia Bussi, and Mile Budak.

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Among people born in 1615, Marguerite of Lorraine ranks 7Before her are Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire, Pope Innocent XII, Nicolas Fouquet, Salvator Rosa, Philip William, Elector Palatine, and Govert Flinck. After her are Madeleine Béjart, Nicodemus Tessin the Elder, Maria Caterina Farnese, Dara Shukoh, Richard Baxter, and Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg. Among people deceased in 1672, Marguerite of Lorraine ranks 11Before her are Peter Stuyvesant, Al-Rashid of Morocco, Marie Thérèse of France, Hümaşah Sultan, Adriaen van de Velde, and John Wilkins. After her are Madeleine Béjart, Anne Marie Martinozzi, Pierre Séguier, François de La Mothe Le Vayer, Marie of the Incarnation, and Friedrich Wilhelm III, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg.

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Among people born in France, Marguerite of Lorraine ranks 2,296 out of 6,011Before her are Victorine Meurent (1844), Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval (1851), Violette Leduc (1907), Adhémar Jean Claude Barré de Saint-Venant (1797), Jean-Baptiste Denys (1643), and Hans von Salmuth (1888). After her are Benjamin Péret (1899), Henry Beaufort (1374), Gonzalo Higuaín (1987), Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens (1704), Johann Hermann (1738), and Louis Poinsot (1777).


Among politicians born in France, Marguerite of Lorraine ranks 554Before her are Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas (1701), Bertrand Barère (1755), Théophraste Renaudot (1586), Louis Armand I, Prince of Conti (1661), Herleva (1003), and Margaret of Burgundy, Duchess of Bavaria (1374). After her are Henry Beaufort (1374), Philippe de Gaulle (1921), Philippe, Duke of Vendôme (1655), François Certain de Canrobert (1809), Bonne of Artois (1396), and Charles Dupuy (1851).