2800 BC - 2686 BC

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Khasekhemwy (ca. 2690 BC; Ḫꜥj-sḫm.wj, also rendered Kha-sekhemui) was the last Pharaoh of the Second Dynasty of Egypt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Khasekhemwy has received more than 249,765 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Khasekhemwy is the 1,968th most popular politician (down from 1,822nd in 2019).

Khasekhemwy is most famous for being the first pharaoh to unite Upper and Lower Egypt.

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  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Khasekhemwy ranks 1,968 out of 15,710Before him are Hostilian, Sigismund of Burgundy, Beyhan Sultan, Desiderius, Maymunah bint al-Harith, and Louise of Orléans. After him are Donald Rumsfeld, François Ravaillac, Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Talal of Jordan, Jürgen Stroop, and Ali Abdullah Saleh.

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Among people born in 2800 BC, Khasekhemwy ranks 3Before him are Imhotep and Djoser. After him are Sekhemkhet, Senedj, Neferkasokar, Hudjefa I, Sekhemib-Perenmaat, Sneferka, and Nimaathap. Among people deceased in 2686 BC, Khasekhemwy ranks 1

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