Maximinus II

270 - 313

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Galerius Valerius Maximinus, also known as Daza (c. 270 – c. July 313), was Roman emperor from 310 to 313. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maximinus II has received more than 223,882 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Maximinus II is the 1,948th most popular politician (down from 1,349th in 2019), the 29th most popular biography from Serbia (down from 21st in 2019) and the 21st most popular Serbian Politician.

Maximinus II was the first Roman emperor to be born outside of Italy. He was born in Thrace, and became emperor in 235. Maximinus II is most famous for his persecution of Christians.

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Among politicians, Maximinus II ranks 1,948 out of 15,710Before him are Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, Louise of Savoy, Boris Shcherbina, Ferdinand I of Portugal, Philip, Duke of Parma, and Karl Hermann Frank. After him are Ernest, Duke of Austria, Louise of Lorraine, Šuppiluliuma I, Beji Caid Essebsi, Michael Bloomberg, and Charles Albert of Sardinia.

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Among people born in 270, Maximinus II ranks 3Before him are Saint Nicholas and Demetrius of Thessaloniki. After him are Saint Spyridon and Flavia Maximiana Theodora. Among people deceased in 313, Maximinus II ranks 1After him are Emperor Huai of Jin and Felix of Nola.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Maximinus II ranks 29 out of 469Before him are Mátyás Rákosi (1892), Marina Abramović (1946), Josip Jelačić (1801), Stefan Lazarević (1374), Vuk Karadžić (1787), and Novak Djokovic (1987). After him are Hostilian (230), Alboin (530), Krum (710), Radomir Antić (1948), Quintillus (220), and Dragutin Dimitrijević (1876).


Among politicians born in Serbia, Maximinus II ranks 21Before him are Alexander I of Serbia (1876), Stjepan Mesić (1934), Constantius III (370), Karađorđe (1768), Mátyás Rákosi (1892), and Stefan Lazarević (1374). After him are Hostilian (230), Alboin (530), Krum (710), Quintillus (220), Miloš Obrenović (1780), and Nikola Pašić (1845).