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Cynegils (Old English pronunciation: [ˈkynejiɫs]) was King of Wessex from c. 611 to c. 642. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cynegils has received more than 73,558 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Cynegils is the 790th most popular nobleman (down from 757th in 2019), the 2,416th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,743rd in 2019) and the 48th most popular Nobleman.

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  • 22

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  • 3.53

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Among people born in 575, Cynegils ranks 4Before him are Heraclius, Pope Boniface V, and Al-Khansa.  Among people deceased in 642, Cynegils ranks 9Before him are Pope John IV, Yeongnyu of Goguryeo, Tulga, Oswald of Northumbria, Pulakeshin II, and Tulayha. After him are Aiulf I of Benevento, Domnall Brecc, and Eowa of Mercia.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cynegils ranks 2,416 out of 7,765Before him are Dorian Yates (1962), Alfred Deller (1912), William Jackson Hooker (1785), May Whitty (1865), Dorothy Manley (1927), and Fred West (1941). After him are J. Stuart Blackton (1875), John Madden (1949), Bill Ivy (1942), Blaze Bayley (1963), Blanche of England (1392), and William Nicholson (1753).

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