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Iskandar Muda

1583 - 1636

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Iskandar Muda (1583? – 27 December 1636) was the twelfth Sulṭān of Acèh Darussalam, under whom the sultanate achieved its greatest territorial extent, holding sway as the strongest power and wealthiest state in the western Indonesian archipelago and the Strait of Malacca. "Iskandar Muda" literally means "young Alexander," and his conquests were often compared to those of Alexander the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Iskandar Muda has received more than 104,871 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Iskandar Muda is the 10,926th most popular politician, the 37th most popular biography from Indonesia and the 20th most popular Indonesian Politician.

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Among politicians, Iskandar Muda ranks 10,926 out of 15,577Before him are Bernhard Kellermann, Appius Claudius Sabinus Regillensis, Huitzilihuitl, Meresankh II, Godfrey I, Count of Namur, and Hans Ørberg. After him are Jeremy Thorpe, Girija Prasad Koirala, Annalena Baerbock, Francisco Javier Castaños, 1st Duke of Bailén, Engelbert, Duke of Carinthia, and Manuel Prado Ugarteche.

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Among people born in 1583, Iskandar Muda ranks 15Before him are Christian II, Elector of Saxony, Orlando Gibbons, Jan Porcellis, Hayashi Razan, Eleanor of Prussia, and Denis Pétau. After him are Joachim Ernst, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach, Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury, Susanna Hall, and Philip Massinger. Among people deceased in 1636, Iskandar Muda ranks 9Before him are Santorio Santorio, Mulla Sadra, Stefano Maderno, Dong Qichang, Sendivogius, and Augustus the Elder, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg. After him is Gregorio Fernández.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Iskandar Muda ranks 37 out of 126Before him are Ma'ruf Amin (1943), Sutan Sjahrir (1909), Julius Darmaatmadja (1934), D. N. Aidit (1923), Fatmawati (1923), and Hella Haasse (1918). After him are Prabowo Subianto (1951), Agus Salim (1884), Arie de Jong (1865), Amir Hamzah (1911), Anneke Grönloh (1942), and Sudirman (1916).

Among POLITICIANS In Indonesia

Among politicians born in Indonesia, Iskandar Muda ranks 20Before him are Hamengkubuwono IX (1912), Adam Malik (1917), Ma'ruf Amin (1943), Sutan Sjahrir (1909), D. N. Aidit (1923), and Fatmawati (1923). After him are Prabowo Subianto (1951), Agus Salim (1884), Wage Rudolf Supratman (1903), Amir Sjarifuddin (1907), Mohammad Natsir (1908), and Ali Sastroamidjojo (1903).