Irene Doukaina

1066 - 1138

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Irene Doukaina or Ducaena (Greek: Εἰρήνη Δούκαινα, Eirēnē Doukaina; c. 1066 – 19 February 1138) was a Byzantine Greek empress by marriage to the Byzantine emperor Alexios I Komnenos, and the mother of Emperor John II Komnenos and of the historian Anna Komnene. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irene Doukaina has received more than 125,241 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Irene Doukaina is the 354th most popular companion (up from 363rd in 2019), the 448th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 470th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Companion.

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Among companions, Irene Doukaina ranks 354 out of 673Before her are Pat Nixon, Empress Teimei, Eadgyth, Sophia of Minsk, Merytre-Hatshepsut, and Infanta Antónia of Portugal. After her are Agnes of Courtenay, Isabel of Coimbra, Dagmar of Bohemia, Galdan Boshugtu Khan, Adela of Pfalzel, and Elizabeth the Cuman.

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Among people born in 1066, Irene Doukaina ranks 3Before her are Henry, Count of Portugal and Tutush I. After her are Al-Afdal Shahanshah and Ilghazi. Among people deceased in 1138, Irene Doukaina ranks 4Before her are Avempace, Bolesław III Wrymouth, and Antipope Anacletus II. After her are Ar-Rashid, Moses ibn Ezra, and Vsevolod of Pskov.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Irene Doukaina ranks 448 out of 1,301Before her are Callippus (-370), Paul of Samosata (200), Stephanus of Byzantium (501), Eutropius (400), Ignatios of Constantinople (797), and Artemisia II of Caria (null). After her are Yılmaz Güney (1937), Parrhasius (-500), Fan Noli (1882), Leo I, King of Armenia (1150), Theodore of Mopsuestia (350), and Eutyches (380).

Among COMPANIONS In Turkey

Among companions born in Turkey, Irene Doukaina ranks 17Before her are Maria Laskarina (1206), Irene Angelina (1181), Anna Porphyrogenita (963), Licinia Eudoxia (422), Agnes of Antioch (1153), and Maria of Antioch (1145). After her are Despina Khatun (1438), Neslişah Sultan (1921), Artakama (-350), Zein Al-Sharaf Talal (1916), Laodice I (-300), and Anicia Juliana (462).