Devlet I Giray

1512 - 1577

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Devlet I Giray (1512–1577, r. 1551–1577, Crimean Tatar: I Devlet Geray, دولت كراى‎‎; Taht Alğan Devlet Geray, تخت آلغان دولت كراى‎‎) was a Crimean Khan. His long and eventful reign saw many highly significant historical events: the fall of Kazan to Russia in 1552, the fall of the Astrakhan Khanate to Russia in 1556, the burning of Moscow at the hands of the Crimean Tatars in 1571 and the defeat of the Crimeans near Moscow in 1572. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Devlet I Giray has received more than 65,702 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Devlet I Giray is the 3,791st most popular politician (up from 5,023rd in 2019).

Devlet i Giray was a Crimean Khan who ruled from 1643 to 1687. He is most famous for his military conquests and the establishment of the Crimean Khanate.

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Among politicians, Devlet I Giray ranks 3,791 out of 15,710Before him are Paolo Lucio Anafesto, Abdullah ibn Muhammad al-Umawi, Emperor Antoku, Andrea Dandolo, Claudia de' Medici, and Juan Manuel de Rosas. After him are Infanta Maria Josepha of Portugal, Euphronios, Louise Marie Thérèse of Artois, H. H. Asquith, René II, Duke of Lorraine, and Heng Samrin.

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Among people born in 1512, Devlet I Giray ranks 8Before him are James V of Scotland, Catherine Parr, Judah Loew ben Bezalel, Henry, King of Portugal, Niccolò dell'Abbate, and Manco Inca Yupanqui. After him are Robert Recorde, Mikołaj "the Red" Radziwiłł, Diego Laynez, Prospero Fontana, Sibylle of Cleves, and Galeazzo Alessi. Among people deceased in 1577, Devlet I Giray ranks 4Before him are Eric XIV of Sweden, Ismail II, and Andrea Amati. After him are Anna of Saxony, Pedro Nunes, Maria of Portugal, Duchess of Viseu, Infanta Maria of Guimarães, Scipione Rebiba, Gjon Buzuku, Alvise I Mocenigo, and Rémy Belleau.

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