Thomas, Count of Flanders

1199 - 1259

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Thomas II (c. 1199 – 7 February 1259) was the Lord of Piedmont from 1233 to his death, Count of Flanders jure uxoris from 1237 to 1244, and regent of the County of Savoy from 1253 to his death, while his nephew Boniface was fighting abroad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas, Count of Flanders has received more than 39,658 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Thomas, Count of Flanders is the 9,139th most popular politician (down from 8,649th in 2019), the 2,704th most popular biography from France (down from 2,619th in 2019) and the 635th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Thomas, Count of Flanders ranks 9,139 out of 15,577Before him are Sabin of Bulgaria, Georges Cadoudal, Cynric, Bogud, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, and Prince Arthur of Connaught. After him are Tyrimmas of Macedon, John, Count Palatine of Neumarkt, Manuel III of Trebizond, Leo I, Prince of Armenia, Aemilia gens, and Tong Yabghu Qaghan.

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Among people born in 1199, Thomas, Count of Flanders ranks 8Before him are Ferdinand III of Castile, Ladislaus III of Hungary, Madhvacharya, Ahmad al-Badawi, Guttorm of Norway, and Bohemond V of Antioch. After him are Raymond-Roupen and Sava II. Among people deceased in 1259, Thomas, Count of Flanders ranks 8Before him are Christopher I of Denmark, Gojong of Goryeo, Henry of Latvia, Matilda II, Countess of Boulogne, Al-Mansur Ali, and Ezzelino III da Romano. After him is Matthew Paris.

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Among people born in France, Thomas, Count of Flanders ranks 2,704 out of 6,011Before him are Nicolas Froment (1430), Jean-Pierre Raffarin (1948), Alain Aspect (1947), Georges Cadoudal (1771), Petrus Comestor (1100), and André Frossard (1915). After him are Jean de Roquetaillade (1310), Benoît de Sainte-Maure (1154), François Isaac de Rivaz (1752), André Messager (1853), Pierre André de Suffren (1729), and Marcel Granet (1884).


Among politicians born in France, Thomas, Count of Flanders ranks 635Before him are Jules Favre (1809), Juliette Drouet (1806), Joseph Caillaux (1863), Jack Lang (1939), Jean-Pierre Raffarin (1948), and Georges Cadoudal (1771). After him are Jean de Roquetaillade (1310), Émile Combes (1835), Bathilde d'Orléans (1750), Louis VIII, Duke of Bavaria (1403), Louis Lachenal (1921), and Pierre Séguier (1588).