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Hadrian (; Latin: Caesar Traianus Hadrianus; 24 January 76 – 10 July 138) was a Roman emperor from 117 to 138. He was born into a Roman Italo-Hispanic family that settled in Spain from the Italian city of Atri in Picenum. His father was of senatorial rank and was a first cousin of Emperor Trajan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hadrian has received more than 3,605,863 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 91st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Hadrian ranks 90 out of 14,801Before him are Louis XV of France, Ahmed I, Henry IV of France, Philip II of Macedon, Lorenzo de' Medici, and Murad IV. After him are Mary I of England, Ashoka, Yasser Arafat, Darius the Great, Murad III, and Boris Yeltsin.

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Among people born in 76, Hadrian ranks 1 Among people deceased in 138, Hadrian ranks 1After him are Lucius Aelius, Carpocrates, and Marcus Annius Verus.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Hadrian ranks 13 out of 1,895Before him are Diego Velázquez (1599), Trajan (53), Francisco Franco (1892), Miguel de Cervantes (1547), Hernán Cortés (1485), and Averroes (1126). After him are Theodosius I (340), Philip II of Spain (1527), Isabella I of Castile (1451), Ignatius of Loyola (1491), Pope Alexander VI (1431), and Francisco Pizarro (1478).


Among politicians born in Spain, Hadrian ranks 4Before him are Charlemagne (748), Trajan (53), and Francisco Franco (1892). After him are Theodosius I (340), Philip II of Spain (1527), Isabella I of Castile (1451), Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor (1503), Joanna of Castile (1479), Ferdinand II of Aragon (1452), Philip IV of Spain (1605), and Philip III of Spain (1578).

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