List of counts of Burgundy

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Coat of arms of the Free County of Burgundy until the 13th century.
Coat of arms of the Free County of Burgundy after the 13th century.

This is a list of the counts of Burgundy, i.e., of the region known as Franche-Comté not to be confused with the Duchy of Burgundy, from 982 to 1678.

House of Ivrea, (982–1190)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Otto William 962 21 September 1026 982
to
21 September 1026
Renaud 1er de Bourgogne.jpg Reginald I 986 3 September 1057 21 September 1026
to
3 September 1057
his son
Guillaume le Grand.jpg William I the Great 1020 12 November 1087 3 September 1057
to
12 November 1087
his son
Reginald II 1061 1097 12 November 1087
to
1097
his son
William II the German 1075 1 March 1127 1097
to
January 1125
his son
William III the Child 1110 1 March 1127 January 1125
to
1 March 1127
his son
Stephen I the Rash 1065 27 May 1102 1097
to
27 May 1102
his great-uncle
Renaud III de Bourgogne.jpg Renaud III 1093 22 January 1148 27 May 1102
to
22 January 1148
his son
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo 032.jpg Beatrice I 1143 15 November 1184 22 January 1148
to
15 November 1184
Under regency of William III of Mâcon's till 1157
his daughter
Friedrich-barbarossa-und-soehne-welfenchronik 1-1000x1540.jpg Frederick Barbarossa 1122 10 June 1190 9 June 1156
to
10 June 1190
her husband and co-ruler; afterwards sole-ruler

House of Hohenstaufen, (1190–1231)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Othon Ier de Bourgogne.jpg Otto I June/July 1170 13 January 1200 10 June 1190
to
13 January 1200
their son
Blason Bourgogne-comté ancien(aigle).svg Joan I 1191 1205 13 January 1200
to
1205
his daughter
Blason Bourgogne-comté ancien(aigle).svg Beatrice II 1192 7 May 1231 1205
to
7 May 1231
her sister
Otto1Andechs.jpg Otto II 1180 7 May 1234 21 June 1208
to
7 May 1231
her husband and co-ruler

House of Andechs, (1231–1279)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Blason comte fr Nevers.svg Otto III 1226 19 June 1248 7 May 1231
to
19 June 1248
their son
Blason comte fr Nevers.svg Adelaide 1209 8 March 1279 19 June 1248
to
8 March 1279
his sister
Hugh III, Count of Burgundy.jpg Hugh I 1220 12 November 1266 19 June 1248
to
12 November 1266
her first husband and co-ruler
Lesser coat of arms of the Kingdom of Italy (1890).svg Philip I 1207 16 August 1285 11 June 1267
to
8 March 1279
her second husband and co-ruler

House of Ivrea, (1279–1330)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Ota4Burgundy.jpg Otto IV 1248 26 March 1303 8 March 1279
to
26 March 1303
Adelaide I's
and
Hugh I's
son
Blason comte fr Nevers.svg Robert 1300 1315 26 March 1303
to
1315
his son
Joan II of Burgundy.jpg Joan II 15 January 1292 21 January 1330 1315
to
21 January 1330
his sister
Philippe V Le Long.JPG Philip II the Tall 1292 3 January 1322 1315
to
3 January 1322
her husband and co-ruler

House of Capet, (1330–1347)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Joan III of Burgundy.jpg
Joan III 2 May 1308 15 August 1347 21 January 1330
to
15 August 1347
their daughter
Eudes4.jpg
Otto V 1295 3 April 1350 her husband and co-ruler

House of Burgundy, (1347–1361)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Rouvre.jpg Philip III of Rouvres 1346 21 November 1361 15 August 1347
to
21 November 1361
their grandson

House of Capet, (1361–1382)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Margaret I 1310 9 May 1382 1 November 1361
to
9 May 1382
his great-aunt, and, Joan III's sister

House of Dampierre, (1382–1404)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Louis II of Flanders-Lodewijk van Male (1330-1384).jpg Louis I of Mâle 25 October 1330 30 January 1384 9 May 1382
to
30 January 1384
her son
M de flandre (1350-1405).PNG Margaret II of Dampierre 13 April 1350 16/21 March 1405 30 January 1384
to
16/21 March 1405
his daughter
Philip II duke of burgundy.jpg Philip IV the Bold 15 January 1342 27 April 1404 30 January 1384
to
27 April 1404
her second husband and co-ruler

House of Valois-Burgundy, (1405–1482)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
John duke of burgundy.jpg
John the Fearless 28 May 1371 10 September 1419 16/21 March 1405
to
10 September 1419
their son
Philip the good.jpg
Philip V the Good 31 July 1396 15 June 1467 10 September 1419
to
15 June 1467
his son
Charles the Bold 1460.jpg
Charles I the Bold 10 November 1433 5 January 1477 15 June 1467
to
5 January 1477
his son
Maître de la Légende de Sainte Marie-Madeleine, Sainte Marie-Madeleine (15–16ème siècle).jpg
Mary the Rich 13 February 1457 27 March 1482 5 January 1477
to
27 March 1482
his daughter
Bernhard Strigel 007.jpg
Maximilian 22 March 1459 12 January 1519 her husband and co-ruler

House of Habsburg, (1482–1678)[edit]

Image Name Date of birth Date of death Reign Relationship with predecessor
Meister der Magdalenenlegende 001.jpg
Philip VI
the Handsome
22 July 1478 25 September 1506 27 March 1482
to
25 September 1506
her son
Charles5orley.jpg
Charles II 24 February 1500 21 September 1558 25 September 1506
to
16 January 1556
his son
King PhilipII of Spain.jpg
Philip VII 21 May 1527 13 September 1598 16 January 1556
to
13 September 1598
his son
Landvoogden Albrecht en Isabella van Oostenrijk.jpg
Isabella Clara Eugenia 12 August 1566 1 December 1633 6 May 1598
to
13 July 1621
his daughter
Albert 15 November 1559 13 July 1621 his son-in-law
Philip IV of Spain - Velázquez 1644.jpg
Philip VIII 8 April 1605 17 September 1665 31 July 1621
to
17 September 1665
their nephew
Rey Carlos II.jpg
Charles III 6 November 1661 1 November 1700 17 September 1665
to
19 September 1678
his son

In 1678 the County of Burgundy was annexed by France as part of the Treaty of Nijmegen.

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