Gülfem Hatun

1500 - 1561

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Gülfem Hatun (Ottoman Turkish: کلفام خاتون‎ was a lady-in-waiting to Suleiman the Magnificent (reign 1520–1566). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gülfem Hatun has received more than 279,786 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Gülfem Hatun is the 123rd most popular companion, the 222nd most popular biography from Turkey and the 6th most popular Turkish Companion.

Gülfem Hatun is most famous for being the wife of Ottoman Sultan Bayezid II.

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Among companions, Gülfem Hatun ranks 123 out of 687Before her are Julia the Elder, Dinah, Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad, Henrietta Maria of France, Amalasuntha, and Louise of Sweden. After her are Anne of Bohemia and Hungary, Constance, Queen of Sicily, Sawda bint Zamʿa, Louise of Hesse-Kassel, Marie of Anjou, and Inês de Castro.

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Among people born in 1500, Gülfem Hatun ranks 6Before her are Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, Mahidevran, Rüstem Pasha, Benvenuto Cellini, and Wu Cheng'en. After her are Lala Mustafa Pasha, Fatma Sultan, Hernando de Soto, Bartolomeo Eustachi, Çandarlı Halil Pasha the Younger, and Federico II Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua. Among people deceased in 1561, Gülfem Hatun ranks 3Before her are Rüstem Pasha and Şehzade Bayezid. After her are Menno Simons, Lope de Aguirre, Matteo Bandello, Claude Garamond, Lucrezia de' Medici, Duchess of Ferrara, Ridolfo Ghirlandaio, Bairam Khan, Yamamoto Kansuke, and Luis de Milán.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Gülfem Hatun ranks 222 out of 1,128Before her are Romanos III Argyros (968), Michael Psellos (1018), Giorgos Seferis (1900), Alexios V Doukas (1140), Constantine VI (771), and Pharamond (370). After her are Alexios II Komnenos (1169), Andronikos IV Palaiologos (1348), Constantine X Doukas (1006), Theodore II Laskaris (1221), Leontios (660), and Dorothea of Caesarea (279).

Among COMPANIONS In Turkey

Among companions born in Turkey, Gülfem Hatun ranks 6Before her are Helena (250), Mihrimah Sultan (1522), Aspasia (-470), Antinous (111), and Hecuba (null). After her are Malhun Hatun (1350), Pulcheria (399), Licinia Eudoxia (422), Anna Porphyrogenita (963), Agnes of Antioch (1153), and Irene Angelina (1181).