800 BC - 800 BC

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Hoshea (Hebrew: הוֹשֵׁעַ, Hōšē‘a, "salvation"; Akkadian: 𒀀𒌑𒋛𒀪 Aúsiʾa [a-ú-si-ʾ]; Latin: Osee) was the nineteenth and last king of the Israelite Kingdom of Israel and son of Elah (not the Israelite king Elah). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hoshea has received more than 156,246 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Hoshea is the 1,706th most popular politician (down from 1,617th in 2019).

Hoshea is most famous for his defeat of the Assyrians in the battle of Karkar.

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  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.60

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  • 2.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Hoshea ranks 1,706 out of 15,710Before him are Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Albert the Bear, Catherine Jagiellon, Glycerius, James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, and Faustina the Younger. After him are Celâl Bayar, Chilperic II, Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria, Attalus I, Theuderic I, and Horik I.

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Among people born in 800 BC, Hoshea ranks 9Before him are Hesiod, Lycurgus of Sparta, Hezekiah, Amos, Esarhaddon, and Manasseh of Judah. After him are Achaemenes, Titus Tatius, Jotham of Judah, Piye, Taharqa, and Marduk-apla-iddina II. Among people deceased in 800 BC, Hoshea ranks 1After him are Titus Tatius, Jotham of Judah, Shammuramat, Caranus of Macedon, Shabaka, Coroebus of Elis, Bakenranef, Tefnakht, Pami, Osorkon IV, and Coenus of Macedon.

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