Goharshad Begum

1400 - 1457

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Gawhar Shad (Persian: گوهرشاد‎ Gawharšād; meaning "joyful jewel" or "shining jewel"; alternative spelling: Gohar Shād; died 19 July 1457) was the chief consort of Shah Rukh, the emperor of the Timurid Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Goharshad Begum has received more than 40,838 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Goharshad Begum is the 7,267th most popular politician (up from 8,234th in 2019), the 24th most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Uzbekistani Politician.

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Among politicians, Goharshad Begum ranks 7,267 out of 15,710Before her are Chaka of Bulgaria, Alcetas I of Macedon, Norodom Ranariddh, Orlando Letelier, Khamudi, and Dervan. After her are Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este, Catherine of Bohemia, Helena Lekapene, Aesacus, Ignacio Zaragoza, and Bernardino Machado.

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Among people born in 1400, Goharshad Begum ranks 20Before her are Dabiša of Bosnia, Jang Yeong-sil, Hüma Hatun, Doukas, Johann Fust, and Andronikos Palaiologos. After her are Dragoș, Voivode of Moldavia, John, Constable of Portugal, Michael Szilágyi, Didacus of Alcalá, Charles I of Albret, and Irene Asanina. Among people deceased in 1457, Goharshad Begum ranks 9Before her are Lorenzo Valla, Jingtai Emperor, Andrea del Castagno, Danjong of Joseon, Francesco Foscari, and Ladislaus Hunyadi. After her is Peter II, Duke of Brittany.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Goharshad Begum ranks 24 out of 107Before her are Alisher Usmanov (1953), Yaqub Beg (1820), Sadriddin Ayni (1878), Ali Qushji (1403), Abdal-Latif Mirza (1420), and Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat (1499). After her are Abdullah Khan II (1533), Genrich Altshuller (1926), Vladimir Dzhanibekov (1942), Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi (1889), Fayzulla Khodzhayev (1896), and Abdurauf Fitrat (1885).

Among POLITICIANS In Uzbekistan

Among politicians born in Uzbekistan, Goharshad Begum ranks 11Before her are Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Mohammed Alim Khan (1880), Habibullah Khan (1872), Yaqub Beg (1820), Abdal-Latif Mirza (1420), and Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat (1499). After her are Abdullah Khan II (1533), Fayzulla Khodzhayev (1896), Sharof Rashidov (1917), Umar Shaikh Mirza II (1456), Abdulla Aripov (1962), and Nasrullah Khan (1874).