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Mandane of Media

584 BC - 559 BC

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Mandana of Media (Old Iranian: Mandanā) was a shahbanu of Media and, later, the queen consort of Cambyses I of Anshan and mother of Cyrus the Great, ruler of Persia's Achaemenid Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mandane of Media has received more than 119,690 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Mandane of Media is the 7,720th most popular politician (down from 7,464th in 2019), the 202nd most popular biography from Iran (down from 195th in 2019) and the 108th most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Mandane of Media ranks 7,720 out of 15,577Before her are Petre Roman, John Connally, Yesün Temür, Gottfried van Swieten, Prospero Colonna, and Smbat I of Armenia. After her are John C. Calhoun, 8th Dalai Lama, Ignazio Cassis, Mihail Kogălniceanu, Józef Beck, and Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust.

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Among people born in 584 BC, Mandane of Media ranks 1 Among people deceased in 559 BC, Mandane of Media ranks 2Before her is Cambyses I.

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Among people born in Iran, Mandane of Media ranks 202 out of 528Before her are Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi (1627), Baba Tahir (947), Orodes III of Parthia (-100), Reza Abbasi (1565), Daqiqi (1000), and Googoosh (1950). After her are Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Lotf Ali Khan (1769), Azarmidokht (null), Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281), Imad ad-Din al-Isfahani (1125), and Hossein Nasr (1933).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Mandane of Media ranks 108Before her are Mehdi Bazargan (1907), Phriapatius (-290), Arsaces II of Parthia (-300), Shutruk-Nakhunte (-1300), Sati Beg (1300), and Orodes III of Parthia (-100). After her are Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Lotf Ali Khan (1769), Azarmidokht (null), Gotarzes I (-200), Amir Kabir (1807), and Aga Khan I (1800).