1400 BC - 1336 BC


Akhenaten (pronounced ), also spelled Echnaton, Akhenaton, Ikhnaton, and Khuenaten (Ancient Egyptian: ꜣḫ-n-jtn, meaning "Effective for the Aten"), was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh reigning c. 1353–1336 or 1351–1334 BC, the tenth ruler of the Eighteenth Dynasty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Akhenaten has received more than 4,052,634 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 48th most popular politician.

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Akhenaten ranks 47 out of 14,801Before him are Leon Trotsky, Fidel Castro, Huang Xianfan, Caligula, Martin Van Buren, and Josip Broz Tito. After him are Marcus Aurelius, Hillary Clinton, John F. Kennedy, Mary, Queen of Scots, Franz Joseph I of Austria, and Pericles.

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Among people born in 1400 BC, Akhenaten ranks 2Before him is Nefertiti. After him are Smenkhkare, Miriam, Meritaten, Kiya, Shalmaneser I, Muršili II, Jethro, Adad-nirari I, Meritamen, and Arnuwanda II. Among people deceased in 1336 BC, Akhenaten ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Akhenaten ranks 6 out of 432Before him are Moses (-1393), Tutankhamun (-1341), Cleopatra (-69), Euclid (-350), and Nefertiti (-1400). After him are Ptolemy (100), Hypatia (350), Yasser Arafat (1929), Amenhotep III (-1403), Origen (185), and Hatshepsut (-1507).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Akhenaten ranks 3Before him are Tutankhamun (-1341) and Cleopatra (-69). After him are Yasser Arafat (1929), Amenhotep III (-1403), Hatshepsut (-1507), Hosni Mubarak (1928), Rudolf Hess (1894), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Anwar Sadat (1918), Khafra (-2550), and Seti I (-1323).

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