SOCIAL ACTIVIST

Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester

1208 - 1265

Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester

Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester (c. 1205 – 4 August 1265), later sometimes referred to as Simon V de Montfort to distinguish him from his namesake relatives, was a nobleman of French origin and a member of the English peerage, who led the baronial opposition to the rule of King Henry III of England, culminating in the Second Barons' War. Following his initial victories over royal forces, he became de facto ruler of the country, and played a major role in the constitutional development of England. During his rule, Montfort called two famous parliaments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester has received more than 906,923 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 125th most popular social activist.

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester ranks 124 out of 426Before him are Jimmy Hoffa, Fred Phelps, Gerda Christian, Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Abbé Pierre, and Alfred Naujocks. After him are Abdul Basit 'Abd us-Samad, Jody Williams, Rudi Dutschke, Mangal Pandey, Yiannis Ritsos, and Klaus Störtebeker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1208, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester ranks 3Before him are Nasreddin and James I of Aragon.  Among people deceased in 1265, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester ranks 3Before him are Hulagu Khan and Doquz Khatun. After him are Simon Stock, Radu Negru, and Fariduddin Ganjshakar.

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In France

Among people born in France, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester ranks 1,308 out of 4,109Before him are Alain Poher (1909), Jacqueline Boyer (1941), Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam (1838), Emmanuel Mounier (1905), Rudolph III of Burgundy (971), and Jean Gerson (1363). After him are Jean-Charles de Borda (1733), Paul Sérusier (1864), Gilles de Roberval (1602), Henri Dutilleux (1916), Gaston of Foix, Duke of Nemours (1489), and Armand David (1826).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In France

Among social activists born in France, Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester ranks 11Before him are René Cassin (1887), Louise Michel (1830), Léon Jouhaux (1879), Flora Tristan (1803), René Just Haüy (1743), and Abbé Pierre (1912). After him are Jacques Roux (1752), Balthasar Gérard (1557), Ravachol (1859), Guillaume Cale (1350), Germaine Tillion (null), and Dieudonné M'bala M'bala (1966).

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