800 BC - 745 BC

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Kashta was an 8th century BC king of the Kushite Dynasty in ancient Nubia and the successor of Alara. His nomen k3š-t3 (transcribed as Kashta, possibly pronounced /kuʔʃi-taʔ/) "of the land of Kush" is often translated directly as "The Kushite". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kashta has received more than 118,457 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Kashta is the 7,489th most popular politician (up from 8,055th in 2019).

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  • 20

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  • 5.20

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  • 2.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Kashta ranks 7,489 out of 15,710Before him are Kâzım Karabekir, Publius Decius Mus, Tefnakht, Edward the Exile, Zu Yi, and Prince Philipp of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. After him are John I, Duke of Brittany, Geng Ding, Paul Martin, Rinchinbal Khan, Birsa Munda, and Tudhaliya III.

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Among people born in 800 BC, Kashta ranks 31Before him are Shebitku, Rusa II, Ashur-nirari V, Theopompus of Sparta, Argishti II, and Arctinus of Miletus. After him are Takelot III, Mushezib-Marduk, Nabonassar, Rudamun, Osorkon IV, and Nergal-ushezib. Among people deceased in 745 BC, Kashta ranks 2Before him is Amos.

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