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Gabriel Bethlen

1580 - 1629

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Gabriel Bethlen (Hungarian: Bethlen Gábor; 15 November 1580 – 15 November 1629) was Prince of Transylvania from 1613 to 1629 and Duke of Opole from 1622 to 1625. He was also King-elect of Hungary from 1620 to 1621, but he never took control of the whole kingdom. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gabriel Bethlen has received more than 239,737 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Gabriel Bethlen is the 2,123rd most popular politician (up from 2,777th in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Romania (up from 49th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Romanian Politician.

Gabriel Bethlen was a Hungarian prince who ruled Transylvania and fought against the Ottoman Empire.

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Among politicians, Gabriel Bethlen ranks 2,123 out of 15,577Before him are Arthur Balfour, Vasily II of Moscow, Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst, Eric V of Denmark, Nogai Khan, and Stamford Raffles. After him are Tiberius II Constantine, Manfred, King of Sicily, Eumenes II, Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Cleomenes I, and Abdul Rashid Dostum.

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Among people born in 1580, Gabriel Bethlen ranks 3Before him are Jan Baptist van Helmont and Willebrord Snellius. After him are John Smith, Josaphat Kuntsevych, Köprülü Mehmed Pasha, Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Ernst von Mansfeld, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, Andrea Falconieri, Augusta of Denmark, and Pierre Vernier. Among people deceased in 1629, Gabriel Bethlen ranks 3Before him are Abbas the Great and Carlo Maderno. After him are Jan Pieterszoon Coen, Hendrick ter Brugghen, Piet Pieterszoon Hein, Otto van Veen, Catherine de' Medici, Governor of Siena, Giorgi Saakadze, Pietro Bernini, Sigismondo d'India, and Caspar Bartholin the Elder.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Gabriel Bethlen ranks 40 out of 665Before him are Jacob L. Moreno (1889), George Enescu (1881), Klaus Iohannis (1959), János Bolyai (1802), Álmos (820), and Hermann Oberth (1894). After him are Bela Lugosi (1882), Radu cel Frumos (1438), Dimitrie Cantemir (1673), Gheorghe Hagi (1965), Milan I of Serbia (1854), and John Cassian (360).

Among POLITICIANS In Romania

Among politicians born in Romania, Gabriel Bethlen ranks 19Before him are Ion Iliescu (1930), Theodoric I (393), Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej (1901), Michael the Brave (1558), Klaus Iohannis (1959), and Álmos (820). After him are Radu cel Frumos (1438), Milan I of Serbia (1854), Alexandru Ioan Cuza (1820), Mircea I of Wallachia (1355), Basarab I of Wallachia (1275), and György Dózsa (1470).