4th Dalai Lama

1589 - 1617

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Yonten Gyatso or Yon-tan-rgya-mtsho (1589–1617), was a jinong and the 4th Dalai Lama, born in Mongolia on the 30th day of the 12th month of the Earth-Ox year of the Tibetan calendar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of 4th Dalai Lama has received more than 159,070 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). 4th Dalai Lama is the 3,928th most popular politician (down from 3,694th in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from Mongolia (down from 15th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Mongolian Politician.

The 4th Dalai Lama is most famous for being the first Dalai Lama to have been born in Tibet. He was also the first Dalai Lama to have been born in Lhasa.

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Among politicians, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 3,928 out of 15,710Before him are Empress Dowager Ci'an, Doquz Khatun, Eutropius, Corneliu Zelea Codreanu, Aleksandar Vučić, and Shapur III. After him are Pál Schmitt, John I of Sweden, Enmerkar, Shvarn, Empress Jingū, and Cordell Hull.

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Among people born in 1589, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 6Before him are Feodor II of Russia, Ivan Gundulić, Archduchess Maria Maddalena of Austria, Margaret of Savoy, Vicereine of Portugal, and Peter Minuit. After him are John Casimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg, Gabriel Báthory, Domenico Fetti, Hercules Seghers, Marko Krizin, and Adriaen van de Venne. Among people deceased in 1617, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 8Before him are Ahmed I, John Napier, Rose of Lima, Francisco Suárez, Emperor Go-Yōzei, and Hendrik Goltzius. After him are Concino Concini, David Fabricius, Fausto Veranzio, Dorothea of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Giovanni Antonio Magini, and Prospero Alpini.

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In Mongolia

Among people born in Mongolia, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 19 out of 53Before him are Damdin Sükhbaatar (1893), Jebe (1137), Sorghaghtani Beki (1190), Toghrul (1130), Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal (1916), and Altan Khan (1507). After him are Muqali (1170), Esen Taishi (1407), Baydu (1300), Dayan Khan (1464), Zanabazar (1635), and Jügderdemidiin Gürragchaa (1947).

Among POLITICIANS In Mongolia

Among politicians born in Mongolia, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 15Before him are Toghon Temür (1320), Damdin Sükhbaatar (1893), Jebe (1137), Toghrul (1130), Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal (1916), and Altan Khan (1507). After him are Esen Taishi (1407), Baydu (1300), Dayan Khan (1464), Jambyn Batmönkh (1926), Arpa Ke'un (1300), and Khaltmaagiin Battulga (1963).