Kenneth MacAlpin

810 - 858

Kenneth MacAlpin

Kenneth MacAlpin (Medieval Gaelic: Cináed mac Ailpin, Modern Scottish Gaelic: Coinneach mac Ailpein; 810 – 13 February 858), known in most modern regnal lists as Kenneth I, was a king of the Picts who, according to national myth, was the first king of Scots. He was thus later known by the posthumous nickname of An Ferbasach, "The Conqueror". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenneth MacAlpin has received more than 553,773 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,083rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Kenneth MacAlpin ranks 2,068 out of 14,801Before him are Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Dihya, Bimbisara, Niels, King of Denmark, Weneg, and Vitiges. After him are Wilhelm Marx, Odilo Globočnik, Manasseh, Chiang Ching-kuo, John, Prince of Asturias, and Ezer Weizman.

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Among people born in 810, Kenneth MacAlpin ranks 5Before him are Muhammad al-Bukhari, Pope Benedict III, Abbas ibn Firnas, and Halfdan the Black. After him are Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Kathir al-Farghani, Kassia, Emperor Xuanzong of Tang, García Íñiguez of Pamplona, Eulogius of Córdoba, Malamir of Bulgaria, and Galindo Garcés. Among people deceased in 858, Kenneth MacAlpin ranks 3Before him are Pope Benedict III and Æthelwulf, King of Wessex. After him are Emperor Montoku, Li Shangyin, and Sedulius Scottus.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kenneth MacAlpin ranks 489 out of 5,347Before him are Thomas Savery (1650), James III of Scotland (1451), Peter Gabriel (1950), Anne Neville (1456), Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), and Henry Moseley (1887). After him are A. S. Neill (1883), Douglas Adams (1952), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Alan Parker (1944), Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861), and Jerome K. Jerome (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Kenneth MacAlpin ranks 84Before him are James II of Scotland (1430), James Francis Edward Stuart (1688), Arthur Balfour (1848), James III of Scotland (1451), Anne Neville (1456), and Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411). After him are Sweyn II of Denmark (1020), William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), Gordon Brown (1951), Nigel Farage (1964), Austen Chamberlain (1863), and Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767).