Philip I, Prince of Taranto

1278 - 1332

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Philip I of Taranto (10 November 1278 – 26 December 1331), of the Angevin house, was titular Latin Emperor of Constantinople (as Philip II) by right of his wife Catherine of Valois–Courtenay, Despot of Romania, King of Albania, Prince of Achaea and Taranto. Born in Naples, Philip was a younger son of Charles II of Anjou, King of Naples, and Maria of Hungary, daughter of King Stephen V of Hungary. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip I, Prince of Taranto has received more than 88,167 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Philip I, Prince of Taranto is the 5,048th most popular politician (up from 5,060th in 2019), the 1,474th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,471st in 2019) and the 348th most popular Italian Politician.

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Over the past year Philip I, Prince of Taranto has had the most page views in the with 13,592 views, followed by Italian (6,063), and Spanish (5,720). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Spanish (120.00%), Swedish (40.60%), and Egyptian Arabic (36.53%)


Among politicians, Philip I, Prince of Taranto ranks 5,048 out of 19,576Before him are Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg, Vytenis, Muhammad I of Khwarazm, Princess Hélène of Orléans, Petar Mladenov, and Harvey Milk. After him are Biligtü Khan Ayushiridara, Pedro Pires, Saionji Kinmochi, Maria Teresa of Savoy, García II of Galicia, and Fa Ngum.

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Among people born in 1278, Philip I, Prince of Taranto ranks 1After him are Blanche of France, Duchess of Austria, Rita of Armenia, Walter V, Count of Brienne, Vakhtang III, and Thomas, 2nd Earl of Lancaster. Among people deceased in 1332, Philip I, Prince of Taranto ranks 4Before him are Andronikos II Palaiologos, Christopher II of Denmark, and Jayaatu Khan Tugh Temür. After him are Rinchinbal Khan, Theodore Metochites, Frederick IV, Burgrave of Nuremberg, Andronikos III of Trebizond, and Andronikos Asen.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Philip I, Prince of Taranto ranks 1,474 out of 5,161Before him are Bianca Maria Visconti (1425), Eugenia of Rome (180), Ugolino della Gherardesca (1220), Primo Carnera (1906), Veronica Giuliani (1660), and Lucio Fulci (1927). After him are Pietro Della Valle (1586), Maria Teresa of Savoy (1803), Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione (1837), Cecilia Gallerani (1473), Benedict the Moor (1526), and Giovanni Lanfranco (1582).


Among politicians born in Italy, Philip I, Prince of Taranto ranks 348Before him are Jacopo Tiepolo (1150), Claudia de' Medici (1604), Drusus Caesar (7), Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (1569), Bianca Maria Visconti (1425), and Ugolino della Gherardesca (1220). After him are Maria Teresa of Savoy (1803), Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1538), Gian Maria Visconti (1388), Francesco Crispi (1818), Julia Flavia (64), and Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta (1898).