Irene of Hungary

1088 - 1134

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Saint Irene of Hungary (1088 – 13 August 1134), born Piroska, was a Byzantine empress by marriage to John II Komnenos. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irene of Hungary has received more than 86,582 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Irene of Hungary is the 2,665th most popular politician (down from 2,503rd in 2019), the 85th most popular biography from Hungary (up from 87th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Hungarian Politician.

Irene of Hungary was a queen, wife, and mother of kings. She is most famous for her role in the conversion of her husband, the king of Hungary, to Christianity.

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Among politicians, Irene of Hungary ranks 2,665 out of 15,710Before her are Stanislav Shushkevich, Alassane Ouattara, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Ahmed Sékou Touré, Joseph Kasa-Vubu, and Gisela of Hungary. After her are Æthelberht, King of Wessex, Frederick Augustus II of Saxony, Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen, Shamshi-Adad I, Emperor Kōan, and Anders Fogh Rasmussen.

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Among people born in 1088, Irene of Hungary ranks 1After her are Eystein I of Norway, Mahmud I of Great Seljuq, and Baldwin III, Count of Hainaut. Among people deceased in 1134, Irene of Hungary ranks 5Before her are Norbert of Xanten, Alfonso the Battler, Magnus I of Sweden, and Robert Curthose. After her are Niels, King of Denmark and Stephen Harding.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Irene of Hungary ranks 85 out of 696Before her are Đurađ Branković (1377), Theodore von Kármán (1881), Kinga of Poland (1224), Felix Salten (1869), Géza, Grand Prince of the Hungarians (940), and Margaret Mahler (1897). After her are Violant of Hungary (1215), János Áder (1959), Zoltán Czibor (1929), Avram Hershko (1937), George Andrew Olah (1927), and István Szabó (1938).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Irene of Hungary ranks 33Before her are Solomon, King of Hungary (1053), Stephen II of Hungary (1101), Ladislaus III of Hungary (1199), Ladislaus II of Hungary (1131), Đurađ Branković (1377), and Géza, Grand Prince of the Hungarians (940). After her are Violant of Hungary (1215), János Áder (1959), John Corvinus (1473), Ferdinand Čatloš (1895), Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria (1831), and Pál Schmitt (1942).