4th Dalai Lama

1589 - 1617

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Yonten Gyatso or Yon-tan-rgya-mtsho (1589–1617), was 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 180,597 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). 4th Dalai Lama is the 4,273rd most popular politician (down from 3,922nd in 2019), the 21st most popular biography from Mongolia (down from 19th in 2019) and the 16th most popular 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 4,273 out of 15,577Before him are Huo Qubing, Leopold, Duke of Bavaria, Machaon, Jeremi Wiśniowiecki, Alexandros Papagos, and Sancho II of Pamplona. After him are Guthrum, Neferure, Joseph Süß Oppenheimer, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange, and Wamba.

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Among people born in 1589, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 6Before him are Feodor II of Russia, Archduchess Maria Maddalena of Austria, Ivan Gundulić, Margaret of Savoy, Vicereine of Portugal, and John Casimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg. After him are Peter Minuit, Domenico Fetti, Gabriel Báthory, Hercules Seghers, Marko Krizin, and Adriaen van de Venne. Among people deceased in 1617, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 10Before him are Rose of Lima, Francisco Suárez, Concino Concini, Emperor Go-Yōzei, Hendrik Goltzius, and David Fabricius. After him are Fausto Veranzio, Dorothea of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Giovanni Botero, Prospero Alpini, Dorothea Maria of Anhalt, and Giovanni Antonio Magini.

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In Mongolia

Among people born in Mongolia, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 21 out of 63Before him are Sorghaghtani Beki (1190), Altan Khan (1507), Baydu (1300), Esen Taishi (1407), Muqali (1170), and Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal (1916). After him are Dayan Khan (1464), Mandukhai (1449), Ambaghai (null), Zanabazar (1635), Yesün Temür (1293), and Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In Mongolia

Among politicians born in Mongolia, 4th Dalai Lama ranks 16Before him are Damdin Sükhbaatar (1893), Toghrul (1130), Altan Khan (1507), Baydu (1300), Esen Taishi (1407), and Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal (1916). After him are Dayan Khan (1464), Mandukhai (1449), Ambaghai (null), Yesün Temür (1293), Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat (1942), and Arpa Ke'un (1300).