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Kaya Sultan

1633 - 1659

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Kaya Ismihan Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: کایا سلطان, "chastity" and "purity of the Khan" or "Highness of the Khan"; c. 1633 – 28 February 1658) was an Ottoman princess. She was the daughter of Ottoman sultan Murad IV. She married the statesman Melek Ahmed Pasha in 1644 and died shortly after giving birth, at the age of 25, due to complications during her labour. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kaya Sultan has received more than 117,817 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Kaya Sultan is the 223rd most popular companion (up from 343rd in 2019), the 334th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 441st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Turkish Companion.

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Among companions, Kaya Sultan ranks 223 out of 673Before her are Marie of France, Countess of Champagne, Laura Bush, Maria Barbara Bach, Adela of Champagne, Hoelun, and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen. After her are Amélie of Orléans, Catherine Opalińska, Eleanor of Provence, Frederica of Baden, Christina of Holstein-Gottorp, and Princess Clémentine of Orléans.

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Among people born in 1633, Kaya Sultan ranks 6Before her are James II of England, Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban, Ferdinand IV, King of the Romans, Abbas II of Persia, and Emperor Go-Kōmyō. After her are Bernardino Ramazzini, Samuel Pepys, Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Willem van de Velde the Younger, Willem Drost, and Arsenije III Čarnojević. Among people deceased in 1659, Kaya Sultan ranks 3Before her are Abel Tasman and Hyojong of Joseon. After her are Frederick III, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, Duchess Magdalene Sibylle of Prussia, Michał Boym, Simon Dach, Anne Eleonore of Hesse-Darmstadt, Frederick V, Margrave of Baden-Durlach, Willem Drost, Dara Shukoh, and Giovanni Pesaro.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Kaya Sultan ranks 334 out of 1,301Before her are Said Nursî (1877), Gregory of Narek (951), Evagrius Ponticus (345), Tansu Çiller (1946), Theodoret (393), and Andronikos IV Palaiologos (1348). After her are Simplicius of Cilicia (490), David of Trebizond (1408), Bülent Ecevit (1925), Dio Chrysostom (40), Aspar (400), and Onesimus (1).

Among COMPANIONS In Turkey

Among companions born in Turkey, Kaya Sultan ranks 10Before her are Antinous (111), Hecuba (null), Gülfem Hatun (1500), Malhun Hatun (1350), Pulcheria (399), and Hümaşah Sultan (1540). After her are Maria Laskarina (1206), Irene Angelina (1181), Anna Porphyrogenita (963), Licinia Eudoxia (422), Agnes of Antioch (1153), and Maria of Antioch (1145).