Andronikos I Komnenos

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Andronikos I Komnenos (Greek: Ἀνδρόνικος Κομνηνός; c. 1118 – 12 September 1185), usually Latinized as Andronicus I Comnenus, was Byzantine Emperor from 1183 to 1185. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andronikos I Komnenos has received more than 368,702 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Andronikos I Komnenos is the 1,040th most popular politician (down from 837th in 2019), the 159th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 127th in 2019) and the 88th most popular Turkish Politician.

Andronikos I Komnenos was the Emperor of the Byzantine Empire from 1183 to 1185. He is most famous for being the founder of the Komnenian dynasty.

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Among politicians, Andronikos I Komnenos ranks 1,040 out of 15,710Before him are Jean Monnet, Frederick V of Denmark, Grover Cleveland, Nestor, Stanisław August Poniatowski, and Andrew II of Hungary. After him are Cassander, Theophilos, Maurice, Mayer Amschel Rothschild, Letizia Ramolino, and Rafic Hariri.

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Among people born in 1118, Andronikos I Komnenos ranks 2Before him is Manuel I Komnenos. After him are Taira no Kiyomori, Odo II, Duke of Burgundy, and Saigyō. Among people deceased in 1185, Andronikos I Komnenos ranks 5Before him are Baldwin IV of Jerusalem, Afonso I of Portugal, Pope Lucius III, and Chrétien de Troyes. After him are Ibn Tufail, Bhāskara II, Emperor Antoku, Richeza of Poland, Queen of Castile, Agnes of Courtenay, John Kinnamos, and Beatrice of Rethel.

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Among people born in Turkey, Andronikos I Komnenos ranks 159 out of 1,128Before him are Constantine IV (652), Al-Battani (858), Nabonidus (-555), Posidonius (-135), Henri Fayol (1841), and Anaximenes of Miletus (-585). After him are Maurice (539), Ammianus Marcellinus (330), Clement of Ohrid (840), Proclus (412), Maximus the Confessor (580), and Isaac II Angelos (1155).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Andronikos I Komnenos ranks 88Before him are Constantine V (718), Basil II (958), Michael III (840), Mausolus (-410), Constantine IV (652), and Nabonidus (-555). After him are Maurice (539), Isaac II Angelos (1155), John II Komnenos (1087), Theodora Porphyrogenita (984), Abdullah Gül (1950), and Michael VII Doukas (1050).