New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.



495 - 535

Photo of Amalasuntha

Icon of person Amalasuntha

Amalasuintha (495 – 30 April 534/535) was a ruler of Ostrogothic Kingdom from 526 to 535. She ruled first as regent for her son Athalaric and thereafter as queen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amalasuntha has received more than 152,374 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Amalasuntha is the 155th most popular companion (down from 121st in 2019), the 767th most popular biography from Italy (down from 612th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Italian Companion.

Amalasuntha was most famous for being the mother of Theodoric the Great, who was king of the Ostrogoths. She was also the regent of the Ostrogoths during her son's minority.

Memorability Metrics

  • 150k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.75

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Amalasunthas by language


Among companions, Amalasuntha ranks 155 out of 673Before her are Anne of Denmark, Marie Henriette of Austria, Elizabeth Alexeievna, Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland, Isabella of Angoulême, and Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont. After her are Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Hümaşah Sultan, Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg, Joanna of Bourbon, Mumtaz Mahal, and Anne of Foix-Candale.

Most Popular Companions in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 495, Amalasuntha ranks 2Before her is Chlodomer. After her is Olympiodorus the Younger. Among people deceased in 535, Amalasuntha ranks 2Before her is Pope John II.

Others Born in 495

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 535

Go to all Rankings

In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Amalasuntha ranks 767 out of 4,668Before her are Isabella d'Este (1474), Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este (1787), Pope Stephen V (850), Nicola Pisano (1225), Robert I, Duke of Parma (1848), and Manfred, King of Sicily (1232). After her are Federico da Montefeltro (1422), Vittorio Monti (1868), Luca Giordano (1634), Giorgetto Giugiaro (1938), Alexius of Rome (400), and Donatella Versace (1955).


Among companions born in Italy, Amalasuntha ranks 16Before her are Julia the Elder (-39), Bianca Maria Sforza (1472), Maria Luisa of Savoy (1688), Constance, Queen of Sicily (1154), Marie Adélaïde of Savoy (1685), and Margherita of Savoy (1851). After her are Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies (1806), Faustina the Elder (105), Rachele Mussolini (1890), Clementia of Hungary (1293), Julia (-76), and Constance of Sicily, Queen of Aragon (1249).