890 - 935


Mardavij (Gilaki/Persian: مرداویج‎: meaning "man assailant"), was a Gilaki prince, who established the Ziyarid dynasty, ruling from 930 to 935. Born to a Zoroastrian family native to Gilan, Mardavij was an anti-Muslim, who sought to revive the Sasanian Empire which was conquered in the 7th century by the Muslims. He first started his career by joining the army of his kinsman Asfar ibn Shiruya. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mardavij has received more than 49,429 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 10,579th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Mardavij ranks 10,522 out of 14,801Before her are Edmund Muskie, Polina Astakhova, Pyotr Masherov, Arvīds Pelše, Cearl of Mercia, and Kim Kielsen. After her are Anand Panyarachun, Erishum II, Francisco Pinto Balsemão, Robert Themptander, Anatolijs Gorbunovs, and Bernardino Caballero.

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Among people born in 890, Mardavij ranks 10Before her are Pope Anastasius III, Chernorizets Hrabar, Alfonso IV of León, Ulrich of Augsburg, Christopher Lekapenos, and Gilbert, Duke of Lorraine.  Among people deceased in 935, Mardavij ranks 4Before her are Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Arethas of Caesarea, and Trpimir II of Croatia.

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