Weird History Famous Medieval Pirates  

Barbara Gaston
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A list of famous medieval pirates throughout the middle-age history of piracy, with lots of pictures and images. The most famous medieval pirate may be William Kyd, but when it comes to middle-age maritime piracy there are plenty of other real pirates. Pirate history is as old as boats themselves, but in the middle-ages the pirates we think of today were just getting started. Pirates have long been the scourge of merchants, as well as that of medieval England, France, and Spain. Many of them can be found on this list of the most famous medieval pirates throughout the middle-age history of piracy.
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Giorgio Adorno is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Giorgio Adorno
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James Alday is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 60 (1516-1576)
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William Aleyn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 18 (1430-1448)
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Richard Allen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Richard Allen Dec. at 71 (1760-1831)
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Jean Ango is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 71 (1480-1551)
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Aruj is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 44 (1474-1518)
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Awilda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
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Hayreddin Barbarossa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Hayreddin Barbarossa
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Baldassare Cossa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Baldassare Cossa
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Pier Gerlofs Donia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 40 (1480-1520)
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Eric of Pomerania is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 77 (1382-1459)
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Eustace the Monk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 47 (1170-1217)
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Alv Erlingsson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
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Jean Fleury is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
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Magnus Heinason is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 44 (1545-1589)
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Klein Henszlein is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
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Wijerd Jelckama is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Wijerd Jelckama
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William Kyd is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 23 (1430-1453)
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Gottfried Michaelsen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 0 (1402-1402)
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Didrik Pining is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 63 (1428-1491)
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Hans Pothorst is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
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Salih Reis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 80 (1488-1568)
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Turgut Reis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 80 (1485-1565)
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Klaus Störtebeker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 41 (1360-1401)
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Kristoffer Throndsen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Medieval Pirates
Dec. at 65 (1500-1565)