Yolande of Aragon

1384 - 1442

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Yolande of Aragon (11 August 1381 – 14 November 1442) was Duchess of Anjou and Countess of Provence by marriage, who acted as regent of Provence during the minority of her son. Yolande played a crucial role in the struggles between France and England, influencing events such as the financing of Joan of Arc's army in 1429 that helped tip the balance in favour of the French. She was also known as Yolanda de Aragón and Violant d'Aragó. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yolande of Aragon has received more than 257,770 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Yolande of Aragon is the 3,355th most popular politician (up from 3,457th in 2019), the 299th most popular biography from Spain (up from 300th in 2019) and the 106th most popular Spanish Politician.

Yolande of Aragon was a daughter of John I of France and Isabella of Aragon. She married Alfonso V of Aragon and was Queen consort of Aragon, Naples, and Sicily. She was a patron of the arts, and was known for her patronage of Joan of Arc.

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Over the past year Yolande of Aragon has had the most page views in the with 33,529 views, followed by French (14,000), and Russian (9,541). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ukrainian (233.33%), Latin (66.05%), and Japanese (36.27%)


Among politicians, Yolande of Aragon ranks 3,355 out of 19,576Before her are James Macpherson, Miran Shah, Gia Long, Richard III, Duke of Normandy, Shepseskare, and Natalya Naryshkina. After her are Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark, Guy III of Spoleto, Aimery of Cyprus, Yasuo Fukuda, Viracocha Inca, and Violeta Chamorro.

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Among people born in 1384, Yolande of Aragon ranks 2Before her is Frances of Rome. After her are Khalil Sultan, Anthony, Duke of Brabant, Lê Lợi, and John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury. Among people deceased in 1442, Yolande of Aragon ranks 2Before her is Elizabeth of Luxembourg. After her are Al-Maqrizi, Pierre Cauchon, John V, Duke of Brittany, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Electress of Brandenburg, John, Constable of Portugal, and Margaret of Nevers.

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Among people born in Spain, Yolande of Aragon ranks 299 out of 3,355Before her are Eusebi Güell (1846), Carles Rexach (1947), Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur (1626), Isabella, Princess of Asturias (1851), Telmo Zarra (1921), and Carlos Ruiz Zafón (1964). After her are Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros (1436), Niceto Alcalá-Zamora (1877), Manolete (1917), Maria Antonia Ferdinanda of Spain (1729), Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī (1029), and Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia (1908).


Among politicians born in Spain, Yolande of Aragon ranks 106Before her are Muhammad I of Granada (1194), Liuvigild (525), Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria (1609), Marcus Annius Verus (100), Al-Hakam I (770), and Sancho IV of Castile (1258). After her are Niceto Alcalá-Zamora (1877), Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia (1908), Alfonso II of Asturias (759), Abdullah ibn Muhammad al-Umawi (844), Lluís Llach (1948), and Hisham I of Córdoba (757).