Fatma Sultan

1605 - 1667

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Fatma Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: فاطمه سلطان‎; born 1609 – died after 1667) was an Ottoman princess. She was the daughter of Sultan Ahmed I (r. 1603–1617) and Kösem Sultan, sister of Murad IV (r. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fatma Sultan has received more than 14,049 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Fatma Sultan is the 3,619th most popular politician (up from 3,981st in 2019), the 372nd most popular biography from Turkey and the 194th most popular Turkish Politician.

Fatma Sultan is most famous for being the wife of Selim I and mother of Suleiman the Magnificent.

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Among politicians, Fatma Sultan ranks 3,619 out of 15,710Before her are Victorinus, Wei Zifu, Andrew Dickson White, Menkauhor Kaiu, Tancred of Hauteville, and Balash. After her are Geunchogo of Baekje, Ashikaga Takauji, Paul Deschanel, Naoto Kan, Julia Avita Mamaea, and Emperor Ping of Han.

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Among people born in 1605, Fatma Sultan ranks 5Before her are Philip IV of Spain, Tianqi Emperor, Adriaen Brouwer, and Giacomo Carissimi. After her are Patriarch Nikon of Moscow, Semyon Dezhnev, Thomas Browne, Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Montpensier, George II, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Simon Dach, and Jean-Baptiste Tavernier. Among people deceased in 1667, Fatma Sultan ranks 5Before her are Pope Alexander VII, Francesco Borromini, Gabriël Metsu, and Marie Louise Gonzaga. After her are Johann Jakob Froberger, Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur, Alonzo Cano, Countess Louise Henriette of Nassau, Peter Snayers, Nicolas Sanson, and Thomas de Keyser.

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Among people born in Turkey, Fatma Sultan ranks 372 out of 1,128Before her are Kassia (810), Agabus (100), Ephorus (-400), Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Yolanda of Flanders (1175), and Gülbahar Hatun (1429). After her are Muzafer Sherif (1906), Eutropius (320), Nicephorus Gregoras (1295), Seleucus III Ceraunus (-243), Latife Uşşaki (1898), and Mithridates I of Pontus (-400).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Fatma Sultan ranks 194Before her are Zoe Karbonopsina (900), Aristagoras (-600), Baldwin II, Latin Emperor (1217), Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Yolanda of Flanders (1175), and Gülbahar Hatun (1429). After her are Seleucus III Ceraunus (-243), Latife Uşşaki (1898), Mithridates I of Pontus (-400), Nicomedes IV of Bithynia (-200), Maathorneferure (-1250), and Andriscus (-185).