575 - 641


Flavius Heraclius (Greek: Φλάβιος Ἡράκλειος, Flavios Iraklios; c. 575 – February 11, 641) was the Emperor of the Byzantine Empire from 610 to 641. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heraclius has received more than 1,149,017 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 209th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Heraclius ranks 207 out of 14,801Before him are Anwar Sadat, Slobodan Milošević, Victor Emmanuel II of Italy, Klemens von Metternich, Louis XII of France, and William the Silent. After him are Lee Kuan Yew, Charles the Bald, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha, Mars, George W. Bush, and Salvador Allende.

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Among people born in 575, Heraclius ranks 1After him are Pope Boniface V, Al-Khansa, and Cynegils. Among people deceased in 641, Heraclius ranks 1After him are Heraklonas, Constantine III, Abu Sufyan ibn Harb, Zaynab bint Jahsh, Arnulf of Metz, Emperor Jomei, and Martina.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Heraclius ranks 37 out of 901Before him are Helena (250), Mehmed IV (1642), Luke the Evangelist (31), Ertuğrul (1198), Suleiman II (1642), and John Chrysostom (349). After him are Anaximander (-610), Margaret the Virgin (292), Osman II (1604), Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed VI (1861), and Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Heraclius ranks 20Before him are Mustafa I (1591), Murad II (1404), Mehmed I (1386), Mehmed IV (1642), Ertuğrul (1198), and Suleiman II (1642). After him are Osman II (1604), Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed VI (1861), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Julian (331), and Ahmed II (1643).

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