590 - 632

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Boran (also spelled Buran, Middle Persian: ; New Persian: پوراندخت, Pūrāndokht) was Sasanian queen (or banbishn) of Iran from 630 to 632, with an interruption of some months. She was the daughter of king (or shah) Khosrow II (r. 590–628) and the Byzantine princess Maria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boran has received more than 152,491 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Boran is the 5,017th most popular politician (up from 5,856th in 2019).

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Among politicians, Boran ranks 5,017 out of 15,710Before her are Gaius Calpurnius Piso, Oichi, Francisco da Costa Gomes, Al-Mustansir Billah, Shapour Bakhtiar, and Prince Charles of Prussia. After her are Leopold Berchtold, Lee Jong-wook, Kōki Hirota, King Xiaowen of Qin, Emperor Shōmu, and Chen Shui-bian.

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Among people born in 590, Boran ranks 4Before her are Pope Martin I, Harsha, and Kavad II. After her is Eanfrith of Bernicia. Among people deceased in 632, Boran ranks 6Before her are Muhammad, Fatimah, Musaylimah, Ibrahim ibn Muhammad, and Charibert II. After her are Jinpyeong of Silla, Abbad ibn Bishr, and Chilperic of Aquitaine.

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