Pepin the Hunchback

770 - 811

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Pepin, or Pippin the Hunchback (French: Pépin le Bossu, German: Pippin der Buckelige; c. 768/769 – 811) was a Frankish prince. He was the eldest son of Charlemagne and noblewoman Himiltrude. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pepin the Hunchback has received more than 602,140 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Pepin the Hunchback is the 4,373rd most popular politician (down from 3,792nd in 2019), the 1,338th most popular biography from France (down from 1,215th in 2019) and the 322nd most popular French Politician.

Pepin the Hunchback is most famous for being the father of Charlemagne.

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.38

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Over the past year Pepin the Hunchback has had the most page views in the with 75,458 views, followed by French (11,397), and German (9,986). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Latin (39.22%), Hungarian (29.43%), and Galician (22.36%)


Among politicians, Pepin the Hunchback ranks 4,373 out of 19,576Before him are Duke Wen of Jin, Wim Duisenberg, Philip Noel-Baker, Ardashir II, Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg, and Win Myint. After him are Carmen Franco, 1st Duchess of Franco, Mihnea cel Rău, Ertuğrul Osman, Bernard of Italy, Blanche II of Navarre, and Emperor Ingyō.

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Among people born in 770, Pepin the Hunchback ranks 7Before him are Ali al-Ridha, Einhard, Pope Stephen IV, Michael II, Michael I Rangabe, and Al-Hakam I. After him are Habash al-Hasib al-Marwazi, Maria of Amnia, Bera, Count of Barcelona, Hugh of Tours, Theodosia, wife of Leo V, and Prokopia. Among people deceased in 811, Pepin the Hunchback ranks 3Before him are Nikephoros I, and Charles the Younger. After him is Sakanoue no Tamuramaro.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pepin the Hunchback ranks 1,338 out of 6,770Before him are Ansegisel (602), John III of Navarre (1477), Arthur I, Duke of Brittany (1187), Jaufre Rudel (1125), René Arnoux (1948), and Charles-Émile Reynaud (1844). After him are Bernard of Italy (797), Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine (1609), Édouard Mortier, Duke of Trévise (1768), John Eudes (1601), Michel Serres (1930), and Jean-Baptiste Regnault (1754).


Among politicians born in France, Pepin the Hunchback ranks 322Before him are Jean-Lambert Tallien (1767), Étienne François, duc de Choiseul (1719), Carausius (300), Robert IV of Sablé (1150), Ansegisel (602), and John III of Navarre (1477). After him are Bernard of Italy (797), Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine (1609), Édouard Mortier, Duke of Trévise (1768), Antonio I, Prince of Monaco (1661), Louis III of Anjou (1403), and Louis, Prince of Condé (1530).