1810 BC - 1750 BC


Hammurabi (c. 1810 – c. 1750 BC) was the sixth king of the First Babylonian dynasty of the Amorite tribe, reigning from c. 1792 BC to c. 1750 BC (according to the Middle Chronology). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hammurabi has received more than 2,059,105 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 57th most popular politician.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 14.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Hammurabi ranks 56 out of 14,801Before him are John F. Kennedy, Mary, Queen of Scots, Franz Joseph I of Austria, Pericles, Nikita Khrushchev, and Selim II. After him are Justinian I, Saddam Hussein, Nicolae Ceaușescu, James K. Polk, Nicholas II of Russia, and Trajan.

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Among people born in 1810 BC, Hammurabi ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1750 BC, Hammurabi ranks 1

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Hammurabi ranks 3 out of 262Before him are Abraham (-1813) and Saladin (1138). After him are Saddam Hussein (1937), Nebuchadnezzar II (-630), Sarah (-1803), Ibn al-Haytham (965), Abu Hanifa (698), Ashurbanipal (-685), Mani (216), Al-Kindi (801), and Alexander IV of Macedon (-323).

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Among politicians born in Iraq, Hammurabi ranks 2Before him are Saladin (1138). After him are Saddam Hussein (1937), Nebuchadnezzar II (-630), Ashurbanipal (-685), Alexander IV of Macedon (-323), Sargon of Akkad (-2300), Möngke Khan (1209), Hezekiah (-800), Nebuchadnezzar I (-1200), Sennacherib (-740), and Al-Ma'mun (786).

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