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Huáscar Inca (; Quechua: Waskar Inka; 1503–1532) also Guazcar was Sapa Inca of the Inca Empire from 1527 to 1532. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Huáscar has received more than 148,490 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Huáscar is the 2,713th most popular politician (up from 2,808th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Peru (up from 17th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Peruvian Politician.

Huáscar is most famous for being the site of the battle of Ayacucho in 1824. This battle was a decisive victory for the Spanish forces led by General Antonio José de Sucre, which resulted in the liberation of Peru from the Spanish Empire.

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Among politicians, Huáscar ranks 2,713 out of 15,710Before him are Amyntas III of Macedon, Anne of France, Eliot Ness, Sweyn III of Denmark, Abdullah Yusuf Azzam, and Friedrich Ludwig Jahn. After him are Stefan Dečanski, Christine of France, Erich Mielke, Alfonso III of Aragon, Mentuhotep IV, and Leopold I, Duke of Austria.

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Among people born in 1490, Huáscar ranks 7Before him are Mimar Sinan, Olaus Magnus, Albert, Duke of Prussia, Charles III, Duke of Bourbon, Adrian Willaert, and Vittoria Colonna. After him are Juan Ginés de Sepúlveda, Albert of Brandenburg, Florian Geyer, Ebussuud Efendi, Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino, and Properzia de' Rossi. Among people deceased in 1533, Huáscar ranks 7Before him are Atahualpa, Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Vasili III of Russia, Ludovico Ariosto, Frederick I of Denmark, and Lucas van Leyden. After him are Veit Stoss, Túpac Huallpa, and Cornelis Engebrechtsz..

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Among people born in Peru, Huáscar ranks 14 out of 196Before him are Túpac Amaru (1545), Pachacuti (1380), Rose of Lima (1586), Manco Cápac (1250), Túpac Amaru II (1738), and Yma Sumac (1923). After him are Martin de Porres (1579), Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (1938), Manco Inca Yupanqui (1512), Viracocha Inca (1310), Topa Inca Yupanqui (1441), and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (1539).

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Among politicians born in Peru, Huáscar ranks 7Before him are Javier Pérez de Cuéllar (1920), Atahualpa (1502), Alberto Fujimori (1938), Túpac Amaru (1545), Pachacuti (1380), and Manco Cápac (1250). After him are Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (1938), Manco Inca Yupanqui (1512), Viracocha Inca (1310), Topa Inca Yupanqui (1441), Túpac Huallpa (1510), and Alan García (1949).