3000 BC - 2995 BC

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Den, also known as Hor-Den, Dewen and Udimu, is the Horus name of a pharaoh of the Early Dynastic Period who ruled during the First Dynasty of Egypt. He is the best archaeologically-attested ruler of this period. Den is said to have brought prosperity to his realm and numerous innovations are attributed to his reign. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Den has received more than 221,641 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia. Den is the 1,260th most popular politician (down from 941st in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 62nd in 2019) and the 34th most popular Egyptian Politician.

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Among politicians, Den ranks 1,260 out of 15,710. Before him are Neoptolemus, Giorgio Napolitano, Christine Lagarde, Boris Johnson, Elizabeth of Luxembourg, and Manuel II of Portugal. After him are Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Sauli Niinistö, Casimir IV Jagiellon, Tongzhi Emperor, Ion Iliescu, and Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia.

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Among people born in 3000 BC, Den ranks 1After him are Djet, Semerkhet, and Merneith. Among people deceased in 2995 BC, Den ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Den ranks 76 out of 520. Before him are Psamtik I (-700), Saint Apollonia (110), Pachomius the Great (292), Eric Hobsbawm (1917), Berenice IV of Egypt (-77), and Meritaten (-1400). After him are Muhammad Abduh (1849), Lactantius (250), Saint Sarah (100), Ctesibius (-284), Ptolemy VI Philometor (-184), and Sayyid Qutb (1906).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Den ranks 34Before him are Djedefre (-2600), Shoshenq I (-1000), Cleopatra Selene II (-40), Psamtik I (-700), Berenice IV of Egypt (-77), and Meritaten (-1400). After him are Ptolemy VI Philometor (-184), Teti (-2350), Seti II (-1300), Mohamed Morsi (1951), Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah (985), and Fuad I of Egypt (1868).