Marie I, Countess of Boulogne

1136 - 1182

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Marie I or Mary (1136 – 25 July 1182 in St Austrebert, Montreuil, France) was the suo jure Countess of Boulogne from 1159 to 1170. She also held the post of Abbess of Romsey for five years until her abduction by Matthew of Alsace, who forced her to marry him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie I, Countess of Boulogne has received more than 130,799 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Marie I, Countess of Boulogne is the 10,666th most popular politician (down from 8,936th in 2019), the 3,115th most popular biography from France (down from 2,699th in 2019) and the 713th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Marie I, Countess of Boulogne ranks 10,666 out of 15,577Before her are Hans-Jochen Vogel, Cniva, David Johnston, Eutropia, Johann Niemann, and Cædwalla of Wessex. After her are Meskalamdug, Ralph Nader, Cirilo Antonio Rivarola, Abu Inan Faris, Christian II, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg, and Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth.

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Among people born in 1136, Marie I, Countess of Boulogne ranks 8Before her are Amalric of Jerusalem, Petronilla of Aragon, Constance of Castile, Humbert III, Count of Savoy, Conrad II, Duke of Bohemia, and Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Provence.  Among people deceased in 1182, Marie I, Countess of Boulogne ranks 6Before her are Valdemar I of Denmark, Maria of Antioch, Margaret of Navarre, Kirill of Turov, and Agnes of Austria. After her is Maria Komnene.

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Among people born in France, Marie I, Countess of Boulogne ranks 3,115 out of 6,011Before her are Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1805), Victor Segalen (1878), Élie, duc Decazes (1780), Simon Marmion (1425), Marcel Prévost (1862), and Juliette Adam (1836). After her are Roberto Alagna (1963), Claude Le Jeune (1528), Henri Tomasi (1901), Jean Baptiste François Pierre Bulliard (1742), Michel Chevalier (1806), and Pierre Charles Le Monnier (1715).


Among politicians born in France, Marie I, Countess of Boulogne ranks 713Before her are William Waddington (1826), Paul Poupard (1930), Gaston, Marquis de Galliffet (1831), Félix Gaillard (1919), François de La Rocque (1885), and Élie, duc Decazes (1780). After her are Eustace I, Count of Boulogne (1010), Christian Metz (1931), Charles, Prince Napoléon (1950), Frédéric François-Marsal (1874), Hugues-Bernard Maret, duc de Bassano (1763), and Victor de Broglie (1785).