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Hydarnes I or Hidarnes I (Greek: Ὑδάρνης, from Old Persian Vidaṛna), also known as Hidarnes the Old by contrast with his son Hidarnes the Young, son of Bagābigna, was a Persian nobleman of the Orontid dynasty during the Achaemenid Empire in the late 6th and early 5th centuries BC. He was one of the seven conspirators against the usurper, Gaumâta, who killed him and then proclaimed Darius I as the Persian king. His name appears in the Behistun inscription among the six conspirators who supported the rise of Darius the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hydarnes has received more than 35,787 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Hydarnes is the 10,744th most popular politician (down from 7,399th in 2019).

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Among politicians, Hydarnes ranks 10,744 out of 15,710Before him are Otto III, Duke of Carinthia, Jens Hundseid, Galindo Garcés, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Agustín Gamarra, and Werner Faymann. After him are Lakshmi Sahgal, Giancarlo Minardi, Tommy Douglas, Banastre Tarleton, Gisulf II of Friuli, and Dimitrie Sturdza.

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Among people born in 600 BC, Hydarnes ranks 74Before him are Euthymides, Archidamus I, King Ling of Zhou, Spurius Lucretius Tricipitinus, Megabates, and Aulus Postumius Albus Regillensis. After him are Titus Lucretius Tricipitinus, Spurius Lartius, Titus Herminius Aquilinus, Titus Aebutius Elva, Opiter Verginius Tricostus, and Postumus Cominius Auruncus. Among people deceased in 500 BC, Hydarnes ranks 38Before him are Aristodemus of Cumae, Euthymides, Praxilla, Xanthus, Megabates, and Arcesilaus IV of Cyrene. After him are Spurius Lartius, Titus Aebutius Elva, and Postumus Cominius Auruncus.

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