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Bleda () was a Hunnic ruler, the brother of Attila the Hun.As nephews to Rugila, Attila and his elder brother Bleda succeeded him to the throne. Bleda's reign lasted for eleven years until his death. While it has been speculated by Jordanes that Attila murdered him on a hunting trip, it is unknown exactly how he died. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bleda has received more than 198,821 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Bleda is the 1,510th most popular politician (up from 1,630th in 2019).

Bleda is most famous for being the king of the Huns in the 5th century.

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Among politicians, Bleda ranks 1,510 out of 15,710Before him are Tvrtko I of Bosnia, Phryne, Romanos III Argyros, Manuel Azaña, Al-Mahdi, and Princess Stéphanie of Belgium. After him are Conradin, Andrey Vyshinsky, Chenghua Emperor, Emmanuel Macron, Léon Blum, and John II of Castile.

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Among people born in 390, Bleda ranks 4Before him are Flavius Aetius, Pope Leo I, and Pope Sixtus III. After him are Prosper of Aquitaine, Festus, and Faustus of Byzantium. Among people deceased in 444, Bleda ranks 2Before him is Cyril of Alexandria.

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