Ahmed III

1673 - 1736

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Ahmed III (Ottoman Turkish: احمد ثالث‎, Aḥmed-i sālis) (30 December 1673 – 1 July 1736) was Sultan of the Ottoman Empire and a son of Sultan Mehmed IV (r. 1648–87). His mother was Gülnuş Sultan, originally named Evmenia Voria, who was an ethnic Greek. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmed III has received more than 734,814 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Ahmed III is the 338th most popular politician (down from 278th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Bulgaria and the most popular Bulgarian Politician.

Ahmed III was a sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1703 to 1730. He is most famous for his patronage of the arts and architecture.

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Among politicians, Ahmed III ranks 338 out of 15,710Before him are Edward VIII, Indira Gandhi, Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Numa Pompilius, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, and Ali Khamenei. After him are Lucius Verus, Victor Emmanuel III of Italy, Pertinax, Baldwin IV of Jerusalem, Alaric I, and Mahidevran.

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Among people born in 1673, Ahmed III ranks 1After him are Louis de Montfort, Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Dimitrie Cantemir, Alessandro Marcello, Louise Françoise de Bourbon, Duchess of Bourbon, Rosalba Carriera, Alexander Danilovich Menshikov, Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin, Johann Conrad Dippel, Violante Beatrice of Bavaria, and Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington. Among people deceased in 1736, Ahmed III ranks 2Before him is Prince Eugene of Savoy. After him are Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine, Antonio Caldara, Stephen Gray, Filippo Juvarra, Louise Diane d'Orléans, Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, Theophan Prokopovich, and René Duguay-Trouin.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Ahmed III ranks 2 out of 313Before him are Aesop (-620). After him are Flavius Aetius (390), Elias Canetti (1905), Galerius (250), Belisarius (505), Aurelian (214), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Phocas (547), and Marcian (396).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Ahmed III ranks 1After him are Galerius (250), Aurelian (214), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Phocas (547), Marcian (396), Simeon I of Bulgaria (864), Todor Zhivkov (1911), Talaat Pasha (1874), and Boris I of Bulgaria (828).