John Corvinus

1473 - 1504

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John Corvinus (Hungarian: Corvin János, Croatian: Ivaniš Korvin, Romanian: Ioan Corvin; 2 April 1473 – 12 October 1504) was the illegitimate son of Matthias Corvinus, King of Hungary, and his mistress, Barbara Edelpöck. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Corvinus has received more than 126,806 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). John Corvinus is the 3,397th most popular politician (up from 3,693rd in 2019), the 101st most popular biography from Hungary (up from 105th in 2019) and the 39th most popular Hungarian Politician.

John Corvinus was a Hungarian nobleman and a descendant of the Hunnic ruler Attila the Hun. He is most famous for his role in the attempted assassination of King Matthias I of Hungary in 1437.

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Over the past year John Corvinus has had the most page views in the with 24,020 views, followed by English (21,908), and Russian (4,316). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (36.90%), Greek (32.47%), and Egyptian Arabic (32.17%)


Among politicians, John Corvinus ranks 3,397 out of 19,576Before him are Patricio Aylwin, Wenzel Anton, Prince of Kaunitz-Rietberg, Julius Schreck, Jack Kemp, Devlet I Giray, and Alexander Balas. After him are Fernando de la Rúa, Julia Soaemias, Dred Scott, Yury of Moscow, Guo Jia, and Aşub Sultan.

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Among people born in 1473, John Corvinus ranks 6Before him are Nicolaus Copernicus, Oruç Reis, James IV of Scotland, Thomas Wolsey, and Georg von Frundsberg. After him are Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, Henry IV, Duke of Saxony, Cecilia Gallerani, Hans Burgkmair, and Edward of Middleham, Prince of Wales. Among people deceased in 1504, John Corvinus ranks 5Before him are Isabella I of Castile, Stephen III of Moldavia, Filippino Lippi, and Philibert II, Duke of Savoy. After him are Frederick of Naples, Pedro Berruguete, Alvise Vivarini, Eberhard II, Duke of Württemberg, Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo, Mauro Codussi, and Thomas Stanley, 1st Earl of Derby.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, John Corvinus ranks 101 out of 1,077Before him are Mihály Károlyi (1875), Samuel Aba (990), George Andrew Olah (1927), János Áder (1959), József Mindszenty (1892), and Ágnes Heller (1929). After him are Margaret Mahler (1897), Stephen IV of Hungary (1133), István Szabó (1938), Pál Teleki (1879), Cornel Wilde (1912), and Pál Schmitt (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, John Corvinus ranks 39Before him are Stephen III of Hungary (1147), Ladislaus III of Hungary (1199), István Tisza (1861), Mihály Károlyi (1875), Samuel Aba (990), and János Áder (1959). After him are Stephen IV of Hungary (1133), Pál Teleki (1879), Pál Schmitt (1942), Döme Sztójay (1883), Orestes (420), and Bayan I (600).