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Gupta (Gupta script: Gu-pta, fl. late 3rd century CE) was the founder of the Gupta dynasty of northern India. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gupta has received more than 639,203 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Gupta is the 10,695th most popular politician (down from 9,428th in 2019), the 359th most popular biography from India (down from 287th in 2019) and the 121st most popular Indian Politician.

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Among politicians, Gupta ranks 10,695 out of 15,710Before him are Igor Dodon, José María Guido, Black Kettle, Grace Coolidge, Vladimir Petrov, and Abhisit Vejjajiva. After him are Stanko Todorov, Alexander Bortnikov, Cardinal-Infante Afonso of Portugal, Michael Kahn, Nadejda Mountbatten, Marchioness of Milford Haven, and Erik Gustaf Boström.

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Among people born in 240, Gupta ranks 6Before him are Zenobia, Maximian, Lucian of Antioch, Pamphilus of Caesarea, and Cassian of Imola.  Among people deceased in 280, Gupta ranks 2Before him is Julius Saturninus.

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In India

Among people born in India, Gupta ranks 359 out of 1,227Before him are Alamgir II (1699), Bismillah Khan (1916), Abanindranath Tagore (1871), Azim Premji (1945), Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (1952), and Jayant Narlikar (1938). After him are Mahbub ul Haq (1934), Syama Prasad Mukherjee (1901), Lakshmi Sahgal (1914), Rajinikanth (1950), Abdul Sattar Edhi (1928), and Sanjeev Kumar (1938).


Among politicians born in India, Gupta ranks 121Before him are Ahmad Shah Bahadur (1725), Bal Thackeray (1926), Sanghamitta (-281), Hemu (1501), Amrapali (-450), and Alamgir II (1699). After him are Syama Prasad Mukherjee (1901), Lakshmi Sahgal (1914), Begum Hazrat Mahal (1820), Guru Har Rai (1630), Mohammad Hidayatullah (1905), and Rajendra Chola I (1000).