POLITICIAN

Emperor Yao

2324 BC - 2206 BC

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Emperor Yao (simplified Chinese: 尧; traditional Chinese: 堯; pinyin: Yáo; traditionally c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emperor Yao has received more than 283,869 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. Emperor Yao is the 931st most popular politician (down from 795th in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from China (down from 56th in 2019) and the 35th most popular Chinese Politician.

Emperor Yao is most famous for being the first emperor of China. He was also a very wise and just ruler.

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  • 76.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Emperor Yao ranks 931 out of 15,710Before him are Lentulus Batiatus, Carol II of Romania, Ferdinand VII of Spain, Nikephoros III Botaneiates, Alberto Fujimori, and Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies. After him are Saud of Saudi Arabia, Taejong of Joseon, Islam Karimov, Wilhelm Pieck, Ruth, and Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 2324 BC, Emperor Yao ranks 1 Among people deceased in 2206 BC, Emperor Yao ranks 1

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In China

Among people born in China, Emperor Yao ranks 61 out of 1,186Before him are Jiaqing Emperor (1760), Emperor Gaozu of Tang (566), Gao Xingjian (1940), Guangxu Emperor (1871), Padmasambhava (717), and Zhang Fei (167). After him are Mahmud al-Kashgari (1029), Wanli Emperor (1563), Emperor Xuanzong of Tang (685), Jiang Qing (1914), Emperor Gaozong of Tang (628), and Han Fei (-280).

Among POLITICIANS In China

Among politicians born in China, Emperor Yao ranks 35Before him are Cao Pi (187), Xiang Yu (-232), Liu Shaoqi (1898), Jiaqing Emperor (1760), Emperor Gaozu of Tang (566), and Guangxu Emperor (1871). After him are Wanli Emperor (1563), Emperor Xuanzong of Tang (685), Jiang Qing (1914), Emperor Gaozong of Tang (628), 5th Dalai Lama (1617), and Hua Guofeng (1921).