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Chandragupta I

250 - 335

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Chandragupta I (Gupta script: Cha-ndra-gu-pta, r. c. 319–335 or 319–350 CE) was a king of the Gupta Empire, who ruled in northern and central India. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chandragupta I has received more than 822,654 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Chandragupta I is the 5,520th most popular politician (down from 3,736th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Bangladesh (down from 5th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Bangladeshi Politician.

Chandragupta I is most famous for his military accomplishments. He is credited with overthrowing the Nanda dynasty and establishing the Mauryan Empire.

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Among politicians, Chandragupta I ranks 5,520 out of 15,577Before him are Khamudi, Thomas of Bosnia, William I, Count of Burgundy, Alan García, Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia, and Mikhail Fradkov. After him are Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Zhang Lu, Inukai Tsuyoshi, Princess Charlotte of Württemberg, Wang Qishan, and Margaret of Brabant.

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Among people born in 250, Chandragupta I ranks 23Before him are Tetricus I, Bahram II, Donatus Magnus, Martinian, Saint Chrysogonus, and Marcus Aurelius Marius. After him are Laelianus, Procopius of Scythopolis, Macrianus Minor, Regalianus, Valerian II, and Emerentiana. Among people deceased in 335, Chandragupta I ranks 3Before him are Pope Sylvester I and Saint Nino.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Chandragupta I ranks 8 out of 57Before him are Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920), Atiśa (982), Abdul Hamid (1944), Jagadish Chandra Bose (1858), Sheikh Hasina (1947), and William Beveridge (1879). After him are Sri Chinmoy (1931), Zillur Rahman (1929), Ziaur Rahman (1936), Meghnad Saha (1893), Begum Rokeya (1880), and Anandamayi Ma (1896).

Among POLITICIANS In Bangladesh

Among politicians born in Bangladesh, Chandragupta I ranks 4Before him are Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920), Abdul Hamid (1944), and Sheikh Hasina (1947). After him are Zillur Rahman (1929), Ziaur Rahman (1936), Mir Jafar (1691), Iajuddin Ahmed (1931), Khawaja Nazimuddin (1894), Khondaker Mostaq Ahmad (1918), A. K. Fazlul Huq (1873), and Shahabuddin Ahmed (1930).