Abbas II of Persia

1633 - 1666

Abbas II of Persia

Shah Abbas II (Persian: شاه عباس دوم‎, romanized: Shāh Abbās) (30 August 1632 – 26 October 1666), was the seventh Safavid king (shah) of Iran, ruling from 1642 to 1666. Born Soltan Mohammad Mirza, he was the eldest son of Safi I with his Circassian wife, Anna Khanum. Abbas II was undoubtedly the most capable and energetic Safavid shah after his great-grandfather Shah Abbas I the Great (r. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abbas II of Persia has received more than 96,054 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,781st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Abbas II of Persia ranks 1,770 out of 14,801Before him are Vittorio Emanuele Orlando, Marcelo Caetano, Baasha of Israel, José Antonio Primo de Rivera, Svatopluk I of Moravia, and Karl Hermann Frank. After him are Pang Tong, Shah Rukh, Fahri Korutürk, Cyaxares, Emperor Xian of Han, and Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah.

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Among people born in 1633, Abbas II of Persia ranks 4Before him are James II of England, Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban, and Ferdinand IV, King of the Romans. After him are Emperor Go-Kōmyō, Bernardino Ramazzini, Samuel Pepys, Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Willem van de Velde the Younger, Arsenije III Čarnojević, Gustav Adolph, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, and Geminiano Montanari. Among people deceased in 1666, Abbas II of Persia ranks 5Before him are Frans Hals, Anne of Austria, Shah Jahan, and François Mansart. After him are Guercino, Johann Adam Schall von Bell, Armand de Bourbon, Prince of Conti, Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Luisa de Guzmán, Gysbert Japiks, and Song Yingxing.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Abbas II of Persia ranks 69 out of 374Before him are Babak Khorramdin (798), Shapur II (309), Jamshīd al-Kāshī (1380), Achaemenes (-800), Bayazid Bastami (804), and Mohammad Khatami (1943). After him are Cyaxares (-700), Naser al-Din Shah Qajar (1831), Euclid of Megara (-435), Moshe Katsav (1945), Abolhassan Banisadr (1933), and Ghazan (1271).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Abbas II of Persia ranks 35Before him are Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (1934), Cyrus I (-690), Antiochus I Soter (-324), Shapur II (309), Achaemenes (-800), and Mohammad Khatami (1943). After him are Cyaxares (-700), Naser al-Din Shah Qajar (1831), Moshe Katsav (1945), Abolhassan Banisadr (1933), Ghazan (1271), and Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898).

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