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Saint Richardis (Latin: Richgardis, Richardis), also known as Richgard, Richardis of Swabia and Richarde de Souabe in French (c. 840 – 18 September, between 894 and 896 AD), was the Holy Roman Empress as the wife of Charles the Fat. She was renowned for her piety and was the first abbess of Andlau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richardis has received more than 37,504 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Richardis is the 337th most popular companion, the 1,424th most popular biography from France (up from 1,449th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular French Companion.

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Among companions, Richardis ranks 337 out of 687Before her are Constantina, Maria Laskarina, Joan of England, Queen of Sicily, Merytre-Hatshepsut, Clodia Pulchra, and Vipsania Agrippina. After her are Princess Milica of Montenegro, Princess Marie of Orléans, Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, Catherine Dolgorukov, Martha Washington, and Dulce of Aragon.

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Among people born in 840, Richardis ranks 6Before her are Michael III, Clement of Ohrid, Pope Theodore II, Svatopluk I of Moravia, and Wilfred the Hairy. After her are Notker the Stammerer, Hucbald, Ya'qub ibn al-Layth al-Saffar, and Eudokia Ingerina. Among people deceased in 895, Richardis ranks 2Before her is Álmos.

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In France

Among people born in France, Richardis ranks 1,424 out of 5,234Before her are André Charles Boulle (1642), Desireless (1952), Catherine de Bourbon (1559), Armand Guillaumin (1841), Bruno Cremer (1929), and Roger Ducos (1747). After her are René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle (1643), Louis Marchand (1669), Philippe Starck (1949), Charibert II (618), Sigebert II (602), and Joan, Countess of Flanders (1200).

Among COMPANIONS In France

Among companions born in France, Richardis ranks 42Before her are Adelaide of Aquitaine (950), Isabella of Bourbon (1437), Maria Francisca of Savoy (1646), Bertrade de Montfort (1070), Vanessa Paradis (1972), and Joan of England, Queen of Sicily (1165). After her are Constance of Arles (974), Margaret of France, Queen of England (1282), Bertha of Burgundy (901), Louise Diane d'Orléans (1716), Queen Anne of Romania (1923), and Anne de Pisseleu d'Heilly (1508).