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Stephen, King of England

1095 - 1154

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Stephen (1092 or 1096 – 25 October 1154), often referred to as Stephen of Blois, was King of England from 22 December 1135 to his death in 1154. He was Count of Boulogne jure uxoris from 1125 until 1147 and Duke of Normandy from 1135 until 1144. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen, King of England has received more than 4,332,782 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Stephen, King of England is the 1,117th most popular politician (up from 1,301st in 2019), the 392nd most popular biography from France (up from 497th in 2019) and the 94th most popular French Politician.

Stephen was the last of the Anglo-Saxon kings of England. He was crowned in 1037 and died in 1038. He is most famous for being the last Anglo-Saxon king of England.

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Among politicians, Stephen, King of England ranks 1,117 out of 15,577Before him are Chongzhen Emperor, Probus, Michael I Rangabe, Jianwen Emperor, Andrei Zhdanov, and Asparuh of Bulgaria. After him are Jungjong of Joseon, Ur-Nammu, Eric Bloodaxe, Vidkun Quisling, Ilham Aliyev, and Wang Mang.

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Among people born in 1095, Stephen, King of England ranks 2Before him is Roger II of Sicily. After him are Yuri Dolgorukiy, Mesud I, Antipope Victor IV, Suryavarman II, Usama ibn Munqidh, Amadeus III, Count of Savoy, William II, Duke of Apulia, and Conan III, Duke of Brittany. Among people deceased in 1154, Stephen, King of England ranks 2Before him is Roger II of Sicily. After him are Pope Anastasius IV, Adelaide of Maurienne, Iziaslav II of Kiev, Isaac Komnenos, Gilbert de la Porrée, Viacheslav I of Kiev, William of Conches, and Al-Zafir.

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Among people born in France, Stephen, King of England ranks 392 out of 6,011Before him are Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran (1845), Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1645), Philip the Bold (1342), Robert Delaunay (1885), Louis-Nicolas Davout (1770), and Ernest Renan (1823). After him are Claude Bernard (1813), Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot (1725), Pierre Bayle (1647), Eugène François Vidocq (1775), Paul Éluard (1895), and Gaspard Monge (1746).


Among politicians born in France, Stephen, King of England ranks 94Before him are Constantine II (316), Louis IV of France (920), Baldwin I of Jerusalem (1058), Jérôme Bonaparte (1784), Adolphe Thiers (1797), and Dagobert I (611). After him are Margaret of Anjou (1430), Robert I of France (860), Jean Monnet (1888), William II of England (1056), Napoléon, Prince Imperial (1856), and Patrice de MacMahon (1808).