Justinian I

482 - 565

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Justinian I ( just-IN-ee-ən; Latin: Iūstīniānus, Classical Latin: [juːs.tiː.niˈaː.nʊs]; Greek: Ἰουστινιανός, translit. Ioustinianós, Medieval Greek: [i.us.ti.ni.aˈnos]; 482 – 14 November 565), also known as Justinian the Great, was the Eastern Roman emperor from 527 to 565. His reign was marked by the ambitious but only partly realized renovatio imperii, or "restoration of the Empire". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Justinian I has received more than 5,463,170 page views. His biography is available in 100 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 95 in 2019). Justinian I is the 50th most popular politician (down from 36th in 2019), the most popular biography from North Macedonia and the most popular Macedonian Politician.

Justinian I was the Byzantine emperor from 527-565. He is most famous for his codification of Roman law, which is still used in many countries today.

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Over the past year Justinian I has had the most page views in the with 759,717 views, followed by Spanish (220,199), and Russian (176,922). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ido (301.49%), Classical Chinese (98.16%), and Irish (85.35%)


Among politicians, Justinian I ranks 50 out of 19,576Before him are Ulysses S. Grant, Louis XV of France, Mikhail Gorbachev, Pericles, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, and Nero. After him are Josip Broz Tito, Akhenaten, William IV of the United Kingdom, Peter the Great, James K. Polk, and Sargon of Akkad.

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Among people born in 482, Justinian I ranks 1 Among people deceased in 565, Justinian I ranks 1After him are Belisarius, Peter the Patrician, Antonina, and Samson of Dol.

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In North Macedonia

Among people born in North Macedonia, Justinian I ranks 1 out of 156After him are Mother Teresa (1910), Baba Vanga (1911), Justin I (450), Theodahad (480), Kiro Gligorov (1917), Esma Redžepova (1943), Nexhmije Hoxha (1921), Sigeric (370), Ljubiša Samardžić (1936), Stobaeus (401), and Dragoslav Šekularac (1937).

Among POLITICIANS In North Macedonia

Among politicians born in North Macedonia, Justinian I ranks 1After him are Justin I (450), Theodahad (480), Kiro Gligorov (1917), Nexhmije Hoxha (1921), Sigeric (370), Stevo Pendarovski (1963), Lazar Koliševski (1914), Konstantin Tih (1240), Fethi Okyar (1880), Boris Trajkovski (1956), and Gjorge Ivanov (1960).