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Casimir III the Great

1310 - 1370

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Casimir III the Great (Polish: Kazimierz III Wielki; 30 April 1310 – 5 November 1370) reigned as the King of Poland from 1333 to 1370. He also later became King of Ruthenia in 1340, and fought to retain the title in the Galicia-Volhynia Wars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Casimir III the Great has received more than 724,513 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia. Casimir III the Great is the 972nd most popular politician (down from 857th in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from Poland (down from 50th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Polish Politician.

Casimir III the Great was a king of Poland and the last king of the Jagiellonian dynasty. He ruled from 1333 to 1370, and is most famous for his victory over the Teutonic Knights at the Battle of Grunwald in 1410.

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Among politicians, Casimir III the Great ranks 972 out of 15,577Before him are James I of Aragon, Guangxu Emperor, Peter II of Yugoslavia, Constantine II, Ferdinand I of Romania, and Abolhassan Banisadr. After him are Zewditu, Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden, Frederick VIII of Denmark, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Pedro II of Brazil, and False Dmitry I.

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Among people born in 1310, Casimir III the Great ranks 2Before him is Pope Urban V. After him are Laura de Noves, Viracocha Inca, Jeanne d'Évreux, Eleanor de Guzmán, Frederick II, Margrave of Meissen, Berdi Beg, Andronikos III of Trebizond, Henry of Grosmont, 1st Duke of Lancaster, Jean de Roquetaillade, and Gil Álvarez Carrillo de Albornoz. Among people deceased in 1370, Casimir III the Great ranks 2Before him is Pope Urban V. After him are Toghon Temür and Rudolf II, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg.

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Among people born in Poland, Casimir III the Great ranks 57 out of 1,454Before him are Władysław III of Poland (1424), Klaus Kinski (1926), Otto Stern (1888), Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768), Eric of Pomerania (1381), and Ferdinand Lassalle (1825). After him are Andrzej Wajda (1926), Bolesław I the Brave (967), Emil von Behring (1854), Erich von Falkenhayn (1861), Jakob Böhme (1575), and Albert A. Michelson (1852).


Among politicians born in Poland, Casimir III the Great ranks 12Before him are Vladislaus II of Hungary (1456), Zbigniew Brzezinski (1928), Sigismund II Augustus (1520), Lech Kaczyński (1949), Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), and Władysław III of Poland (1424). After him are Bolesław I the Brave (967), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Casimir IV Jagiellon (1427), John II Casimir Vasa (1609), Anna Jagiellon (1523), and Horst Köhler (1943).