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Erwig (Latin: Flavius Ervigius; after 642 – 687) was a king of the Visigoths in Hispania (680–687). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erwig has received more than 49,972 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Erwig is the 5,318th most popular politician (down from 4,949th in 2019), the 481st most popular biography from Spain (down from 442nd in 2019) and the 174th most popular Spanish Politician.

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Among politicians, Erwig ranks 5,318 out of 15,710. Before him are Maria Cristina of Naples and Sicily, Sergius I of Constantinople, Carlos Andrés Pérez, Franz Joseph I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Rufinus, and Anne of Austria, Landgravine of Thuringia. After him are Walther Hewel, Princess Wilhelmina Caroline of Denmark, Władysław II the Exile, William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, Otto Wels, and Yang Kaihui.

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Among people born in 642, Erwig ranks 2Before him is Hasan al-Basri.  Among people deceased in 687, Erwig ranks 3Before him are Pope Conon and Mukhtar al-Thaqafi. After him is Cuthbert.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Erwig ranks 481 out of 2,595. Before him are Ibn al-Khatib (1313), Juan Marsé (1933), Eduardo Martínez Somalo (1927), Ruy González de Clavijo (1400), Berengaria of Barcelona (1116), and García II of Galicia (1042). After him are Josep Maria Bartomeu (1963), Alonzo Cano (1601), Ramón del Valle-Inclán (1866), Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia (1953), Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo (1926), and Ibrahim ibn Yaqub (912).


Among politicians born in Spain, Erwig ranks 174Before him are Suintila (594), Bermudo II of León (953), Infanta Beatriz of Spain (1909), Alfonso IV of León (890), Beatrice of Castile (1293), and García II of Galicia (1042). After him are Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo (1926), Tulga (622), Borrell II, Count of Barcelona (927), Athanagild (517), Hydatius (395), and Eleanor of Aragon, Queen of Castile (1358).