Constantine V

718 - 775

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Constantine V (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος, translit. Kōnstantīnos; July 718 – 14 September 775 AD) was Byzantine emperor from 741 to 775. His reign saw a consolidation of Byzantine security from external threats. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Constantine V has received more than 396,495 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Constantine V is the 939th most popular politician (up from 1,032nd in 2019), the 146th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 155th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular Turkish Politician.

Constantine V was most famous for being the Byzantine emperor who was defeated in battle by the Arabs at the Battle of Yarmouk.

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Among politicians, Constantine V ranks 939 out of 15,710Before him are Taejong of Joseon, Islam Karimov, Wilhelm Pieck, Ruth, Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor, and Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia. After him are Rani of Jhansi, Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor, Basil II, Raymond Poincaré, Pepin of Herstal, and Ælfweard of Wessex.

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Among people born in 718, Constantine V ranks 1After him are Abu Muslim, Empress Kōken, Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-Farahidi, Lupus II of Gascony, and Ōtomo no Yakamochi. Among people deceased in 775, Constantine V ranks 2Before him is Al-Mansur.

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Among people born in Turkey, Constantine V ranks 146 out of 1,128Before him are Hecataeus of Miletus (-550), Pope Vitalian (600), Antinous (111), Nikephoros III Botaneiates (1002), Polycarp (69), and Anna Komnene (1083). After him are Basil II (958), Michael III (840), Mausolus (-410), Narses (478), Dionysius of Halicarnassus (-60), and Mesrop Mashtots (361).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Constantine V ranks 82Before him are John VIII Palaiologos (1392), Leo VI the Wise (866), Stefan Dušan (1308), Michael II (770), Balbinus (178), and Nikephoros III Botaneiates (1002). After him are Basil II (958), Michael III (840), Mausolus (-410), Constantine IV (652), Nabonidus (-555), and Andronikos I Komnenos (1118).