Lazar of Serbia

1329 - 1389

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Lazar Hrebeljanović (Serbian Cyrillic: Лазар Хребељановић; c. 1329 – 15 June 1389) was a medieval Serbian ruler who created the largest and most powerful state on the territory of the disintegrated Serbian Empire. Lazar's state, referred to by historians as Moravian Serbia, comprised the basins of the Great Morava, West Morava, and South Morava rivers. Lazar ruled Moravian Serbia from 1373 until his death in 1389. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lazar of Serbia has received more than 440,484 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Lazar of Serbia is the 1,297th most popular politician (up from 1,315th in 2019).

Lazar of Serbia is most famous for his death. He was killed by the Turks in 1459.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Lazar of Serbia has had the most page views in the with 75,682 views, followed by English (62,928), and Serbo-Croatian (19,262). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Albanian (274.06%), Polish (125.60%), and Tagalog (74.81%)


Among politicians, Lazar of Serbia ranks 1,297 out of 19,576Before him are Symon Petliura, Cyaxares, Fredrik Bajer, Trebonianus Gallus, Alexander I of Serbia, and Alcide De Gasperi. After him are Megawati Sukarnoputri, Princess Stéphanie of Belgium, Hongxi Emperor, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Jacques Necker, and Richard Cromwell.

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Among people born in 1329, Lazar of Serbia ranks 1After him are Tughlugh Timur, Anne of Bavaria, Philip II, Prince of Taranto, Abu Inan Faris, and John I, Duke of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1389, Lazar of Serbia ranks 6Before him are Murad I, Hafez, Pope Urban VI, Miloš Obilić, and Dmitry Donskoy. After him are U of Goryeo, Gülçiçek Hatun, William I, Duke of Bavaria, Chang of Goryeo, Hayam Wuruk, and Albert IV, Duke of Mecklenburg.

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