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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. 1648–1687). His mother was Gülnuş Sultan, originally named Evmania Voria, who was an ethnic Greek. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ahmed III has received more than 1,122,435 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Ahmed III is the 291st most popular politician (up from 338th 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 291 out of 15,577Before him are Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, Sejong the Great, Konstantin Chernenko, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Vyacheslav Molotov, and Hatice Sultan. After him are Beatrix of the Netherlands, Hamid Karzai, Djoser, Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, Scipio Africanus, and Victor Emmanuel II of Italy.

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

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Ahmed III ranks 2 out of 372Before him are Aesop (-620). After him are Flavius Aetius (390), Elias Canetti (1905), Belisarius (505), Galerius (250), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Todor Zhivkov (1911), Phocas (547), and Simeon I of Bulgaria (864).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Ahmed III ranks 1After him are Galerius (250), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Todor Zhivkov (1911), Phocas (547), Simeon I of Bulgaria (864), Marcian (396), Talaat Pasha (1874), Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1937), and Kubrat (605).