1483 - 1530

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Babur (Persian: [βɑː.βuɾ]; 14 February 1483 – 26 December 1530; born Zahīr ud-Dīn Muhammad) was the founder of the Mughal Empire in the Indian subcontinent. He was a descendant of Timur and Genghis Khan through his father and mother respectively. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Babur has received more than 10,747,930 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 85 in 2019). Babur is the 185th most popular politician (up from 449th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Uzbekistan (up from 6th in 2019) and the most popular Uzbekistani Politician.

Babur was most famous for being the founder of the Mughal Empire.

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  • 89

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.78

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Babur has had the most page views in the with 1,375,596 views, followed by Uzbek (432,268), and Hindi (278,459). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (81.81%), Uzbek (66.82%), and Icelandic (59.43%)


Among politicians, Babur ranks 185 out of 19,576Before him are Mary, Queen of Scots, Alp Arslan, Paul von Hindenburg, Oliver Cromwell, Titus, and Charles X of France. After him are Ho Chi Minh, Demosthenes, Maximilien Robespierre, Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Anwar Sadat, and Emperor Meiji.

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Among people born in 1483, Babur ranks 3Before him are Martin Luther, and Raphael. After him are Francesco Guicciardini, Ayas Mehmed Pasha, Francisco de Vitoria, Paolo Giovio, Ridolfo Ghirlandaio, Felice della Rovere, Gasparo Contarini, Jaime, Duke of Braganza, and Simon Bening. Among people deceased in 1530, Babur ranks 1After him are Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy, Andrea del Sarto, Quentin Matsys, Thomas Wolsey, Maximilian Sforza, Joanna la Beltraneja, Konstanty Ostrogski, Judah Leon Abravanel, Luis Ramírez de Lucena, Jacopo Sannazaro, and Pêro da Covilhã.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Babur ranks 5 out of 190Before him are Avicenna (980), Timur (1336), Al-Biruni (973), and Muhammad al-Bukhari (810). After him are Al-Tirmidhi (824), Islam Karimov (1938), Abu Mansur al-Maturidi (893), Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari (1327), Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Shah Rukh (1377), and Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849).

Among POLITICIANS In Uzbekistan

Among politicians born in Uzbekistan, Babur ranks 1After him are Islam Karimov (1938), Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Shah Rukh (1377), Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Alp-Tegin (963), Mohammed Alim Khan (1880), Habibullah Khan (1872), Yaqub Beg (1820), Abdal-Latif Mirza (1420), Abdullah Khan II (1533), and Fayzulla Khodzhayev (1896).