Philip the Bold

1342 - 1404

Philip the Bold

Philip the Bold (French: Philippe le Hardi; Dutch: Filips de Stoute; 17 January 1342 – 27 April 1404) was Duke of Burgundy (as Philip II) and jure uxoris Count of Flanders (as Philip II), Artois and Burgundy (as Philip IV). The fourth and youngest son of King John II of France and his wife, Bonne of Luxembourg.Philip was the founder of the Burgundian branch of the House of Valois. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip the Bold has received more than 287,985 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 44th most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Philip the Bold ranks 49 out of 559Before him are Henry IV of England, Raynald of Châtillon, Jeanne d'Albret, Albert I of Germany, Edward the Black Prince, and Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia. After him are Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Märtha of Sweden, Afonso de Albuquerque, Robert Guiscard, and Francesco I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany.

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Among people born in 1342, Philip the Bold ranks 1After him are Tokhtamysh, Antipope Clement VII, Jeong Dojeon, Frederick the Simple, Leo V, King of Armenia, Julian of Norwich, and Sancho Alfonso, 1st Count of Alburquerque. Among people deceased in 1404, Philip the Bold ranks 2Before him is Pope Boniface IX. After him are Albert I, Duke of Bavaria and Albert IV, Duke of Austria.

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In France

Among people born in France, Philip the Bold ranks 341 out of 4,109Before him are J. M. G. Le Clézio (1940), John of Austria (1547), Paul Ricœur (1913), René Goscinny (1926), Jeanne Moreau (1928), and Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon (1635). After him are Adolphe Thiers (1797), Dagobert I (611), François Couperin (1668), Jean Baptiste Perrin (1870), Ernest Renan (1823), and Paul Valéry (1871).

Among NOBLEMEN In France

Among noblemen born in France, Philip the Bold ranks 10Before him are Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême (1775), Philippe I, Duke of Orléans (1640), Pope Leo IX (1002), Charles, Count of Valois (1270), Raynald of Châtillon (1123), and Jeanne d'Albret (1528). After him are Robert Guiscard (1016), Marie Thérèse of France (1778), Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1674), Louis I, Duke of Orléans (1372), Lucien Bonaparte (1775), and William IX, Duke of Aquitaine (1071).

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