Horik I

800 - 854

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Horik I or Hårik (died 854) was a king of the Danes. He was co-ruler from 813, and sole king from c. 828 until his violent death in 854. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Horik I has received more than 582,966 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Horik I is the 1,712th most popular politician (up from 2,362nd in 2019).

Horik I was the founder of the Assyrian Empire. He was also the first king of the Neo-Assyrian Empire. He is most famous for his military campaigns and his construction of the city of Dur-Sharrukin.

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Among politicians, Horik I ranks 1,712 out of 15,710Before him are Hoshea, Celâl Bayar, Chilperic II, Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria, Attalus I, and Theuderic I. After him are Bernhard von Bülow, Corazon Aquino, Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria, Suleyman Shah, Symon Petliura, and Bona Sforza.

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Among people born in 800, Horik I ranks 8Before him are Ecgberht, King of Wessex, Pope Nicholas I, Ælla of Northumbria, Pope Boniface VI, Pope Adrian III, and Pope Sergius II. After him are Offa of Mercia, Fatima al-Fihri, Thomas the Slav, Antipope Philip, Gudfred, and Pribina. Among people deceased in 854, Horik I ranks 1

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