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Arghun Khan (Mongolian Cyrillic: Аргун хан; Traditional Mongolian: ᠠᠷᠭᠤᠨ; c. 1258 – 10 March 1291) was the fourth ruler of the Mongol empire's Ilkhanate, from 1284 to 1291. He was the son of Abaqa Khan, and like his father, was a devout Buddhist (although pro-Christian). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arghun has received more than 260,785 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Arghun is the 1,416th most popular politician (up from 1,748th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Azerbaijan (up from 9th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Politician.

Arghun is most famous for his military conquests.

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Among politicians, Arghun ranks 1,416 out of 15,577Before him are Philip of Swabia, Léon Blum, Harsha, Anthemius, John V of Portugal, and Alexander I of Serbia. After him are Charles III of Naples, Turgut Özal, Emil Hácha, Francis II Rákóczi, Den, and Isetnofret.

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Among people born in 1250, Arghun ranks 2Before him is Manco Cápac. After him are Kitbuqa, Alaeddin Pasha, John IV Laskaris, Fra Dolcino, Marguerite Porete, Oghul Qaimish, Robert II, Count of Artois, Al-Muazzam Turanshah, Moses de León, and Pietro d'Abano. Among people deceased in 1291, Arghun ranks 3Before him are Rudolf I of Germany and Saadi Shirazi. After him are Alfonso III of Aragon, Eleanor of Provence, Guillaume de Beaujeu, Solamish, and Talabuga.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Arghun ranks 7 out of 189Before him are Heydar Aliyev (1923), Nizami Ganjavi (1141), Richard Sorge (1895), Lev Landau (1908), Ilham Aliyev (1961), and Zecharia Sitchin (1920). After him are Mstislav Rostropovich (1927), Garry Kasparov (1963), Imadaddin Nasimi (1369), Nadezhda Alliluyeva (1901), Lotfi A. Zadeh (1921), and Abulfaz Elchibey (1938).

Among POLITICIANS In Azerbaijan

Among politicians born in Azerbaijan, Arghun ranks 3Before him are Heydar Aliyev (1923) and Ilham Aliyev (1961). After him are Nadezhda Alliluyeva (1901), Abulfaz Elchibey (1938), Ayaz Mutallibov (1938), Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh (1884), Garegin Nzhdeh (1886), Artur Rasizade (1935), Ali Asadov (1956), Fatali Khan Khoyski (1875), and Mir Jafar Baghirov (1896).