Raynald of Châtillon

1123 - 1187

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Raynald of Châtillon (French: Renaud de Châtillon; c. 1125 – 4 July 1187), also known as Reynald or Reginald of Châtillon, was Prince of Antioch from 1153 to 1160 or 1161, and Lord of Oultrejordain from 1175 until his death. He was born the second son of a French noble family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raynald of Châtillon has received more than 824,345 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Raynald of Châtillon is the 50th most popular nobleman (down from 45th in 2019), the 318th most popular biography from France (up from 329th in 2019) and the 10th most popular French Nobleman.

Raynald of Châtillon was a French nobleman who led a series of raids against Muslim settlements in the Middle East. He is most famous for his participation in the Siege of Acre in 1189.

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Among noblemen, Raynald of Châtillon ranks 50 out of 843Before him are Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême, Elizabeth Charlotte, Madame Palatine, Şehzade Mehmed, Herodias, Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, and Marie Thérèse of France. After him are Henrietta of England, Robert Guiscard, Charles, Count of Valois, Edward the Black Prince, Sigurd Snake-in-the-Eye, and Arthur, Prince of Wales.

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Among people born in 1123, Raynald of Châtillon ranks 1After him are Robert I, Count of Dreux and Minamoto no Yoshitomo. Among people deceased in 1187, Raynald of Châtillon ranks 3Before him are Pope Gregory VIII and Pope Urban III. After him are Raymond III, Count of Tripoli, Emperor Gaozong of Song, Gerard of Cremona, Constantine Manasses, Roger de Moulins, and Ruben III, Prince of Armenia.

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In France

Among people born in France, Raynald of Châtillon ranks 318 out of 5,234Before him are Nicolas Sarkozy (1955), Eugène de Beauharnais (1781), François Hollande (1954), Paul Valéry (1871), Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275), and Marie Thérèse of France (1778). After him are Jean Arp (1886), Joseph-Ignace Guillotin (1738), Robert Guiscard (1016), Charles Messier (1730), Chrétien de Troyes (1135), and René Goscinny (1926).

Among NOBLEMEN In France

Among noblemen born in France, Raynald of Châtillon ranks 10Before him are Charles the Bold (1433), Margaret of Valois (1553), Pope Leo IX (1002), Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême (1775), Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (1674), and Marie Thérèse of France (1778). After him are Robert Guiscard (1016), Charles, Count of Valois (1270), Jeanne d'Albret (1528), Philip the Bold (1342), Lucien Bonaparte (1775), and Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy (1383).