1296 - 1377

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Algirdas (Belarusian: Альгерд, Альґерд, Alherd, Algierd, Ukrainian: Ольгерд, Ольґерд, Olherd, Olgerd, Polish: Olgierd; c. 1296 – May 1377) was a ruler of medieval Lithuania. He ruled the Lithuanians and Ruthenians from 1345 to 1377. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Algirdas has received more than 179,216 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Algirdas is the 1,371st most popular politician (up from 1,647th in 2019), the 12th most popular biography from Lithuania (up from 13th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Lithuanian Politician.

Algirdas was a Lithuanian ruler. He is most famous for his victory over the Teutonic Knights in the Battle of Grunwald in 1410.

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Among politicians, Algirdas ranks 1,371 out of 15,710Before him are Alexei Rykov, Franklin Pierce, William McKinley, Ernst Thälmann, Ladislaus IV of Hungary, and Zbigniew Brzezinski. After him are Warren G. Harding, Philoctetes, Olaf II of Denmark, Teti, Al-Mu'tasim, and Ludwig I of Bavaria.

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Among people born in 1296, Algirdas ranks 3Before him are John of Bohemia and Gregory Palamas. After him are Blanche of Burgundy and Shi Nai'an. Among people deceased in 1377, Algirdas ranks 3Before him are Edward III of England and Guillaume de Machaut. After him are Frederick the Simple, Urus Khan, and Vladislav I of Wallachia.

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In Lithuania

Among people born in Lithuania, Algirdas ranks 12 out of 235Before him are Mindaugas (1203), Gediminas (1275), Emma Goldman (1869), Czesław Miłosz (1911), Hermann Minkowski (1864), and César Cui (1835). After him are Eliezer Ben-Yehuda (1858), Pyotr Wrangel (1878), Jascha Heifetz (1901), Kęstutis (1297), Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis (1875), and Nikolai Ostrovsky (1904).

Among POLITICIANS In Lithuania

Among politicians born in Lithuania, Algirdas ranks 6Before him are Władysław II Jagiełło (1362), Józef Piłsudski (1867), Vytautas (1352), Mindaugas (1203), and Gediminas (1275). After him are Kęstutis (1297), Antanas Smetona (1874), Valdas Adamkus (1926), Dalia Grybauskaitė (1956), Algirdas Brazauskas (1932), and Vytautas Landsbergis (1932).