1600 - 1601

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Kuchum Khan (Kuchum Khan of Sibir - Tatar: Küçüm, Күчүм, Russian: Кучум; in Siberian Tatar Köçöm is pronounced approximately as /kœtsœm/ - Көцөм; the name in English comes from the Tatar pronunciation) (died c. 1601) was the last khan (ruled 1563–1598) of the Khanate of Sibir. Kuchum Khan's attempt to spread Islam and his cross-border raids met with vigorous opposition from the Russian Tsar Ivan the Terrible (reigned 1547–1584), who sent a force of Cossacks to confront him head-on (c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kuchum has received more than 79,518 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Kuchum is the 6,517th most popular politician (up from 7,710th in 2019).

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Among politicians, Kuchum ranks 6,517 out of 15,710Before him are Khutughtu Khan Kusala, Philibert Tsiranana, Wu Peifu, John Henry, Margrave of Moravia, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, and Tudhaliya II. After him are Valentina Matviyenko, Artur da Costa e Silva, Álvaro Cunhal, Ivan Asen III of Bulgaria, Mark of Cornwall, and Annia Faustina.

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Among people born in 1600, Kuchum ranks 10Before him are Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Sawney Bean, False Dmitry II, Simeon Bekbulatovich, Lagâri Hasan Çelebi, and Cristóbal de Morales. After him are Giovanna Garzoni, Gabriel Naudé, Nicolas Sanson, Malyuta Skuratov, Lourenço Marques, and Pyotr Beketov. Among people deceased in 1601, Kuchum ranks 5Before him are Tycho Brahe, Michael the Brave, Louise of Lorraine, and Starina Novak. After him are Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, Damat Ibrahim Pasha, Henriette of Cleves, and Thomas Nashe.

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