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Maximinus II

270 - 313

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Galerius Valerius Maximinus, born as Daza (Greek: Μαξιμίνος; 20 November 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 252,685 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Maximinus II is the 2,293rd most popular politician (down from 1,944th in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Serbia (down from 29th in 2019) and the 27th 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 2,293 out of 15,577Before him are Juraj Jánošík, Juan Manuel Santos, Yoweri Museveni, August Bebel, Louis I, Duke of Anjou, and Abgar V. After him are Theudebert I, Giovanni dalle Bande Nere, Richard I of Normandy, Jie of Xia, Psamtik III, and Şehzade Abdullah.

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Among people born in 270, Maximinus II ranks 4Before him are Saint Nicholas, Demetrius of Thessaloniki, and Saint Spyridon. After him is Flavia Maximiana Theodora. Among people deceased in 313, Maximinus II ranks 1After him are Emperor Huai of Jin, Felix of Nola, and Pope Achillas of Alexandria.

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Among people born in Serbia, Maximinus II ranks 35 out of 564Before him are Josip Jelačić (1801), Aşub Sultan (1627), Vojislav Koštunica (1944), Miloš Obrenović (1780), Herennius Etruscus (220), and Hostilian (230). After him are Vuk Karadžić (1787), Alboin (530), Quintillus (220), Dušan Ivković (1943), Dragutin Dimitrijević (1876), and Nikola Pašić (1845).


Among politicians born in Serbia, Maximinus II ranks 27Before him are Stefan Lazarević (1374), Aşub Sultan (1627), Vojislav Koštunica (1944), Miloš Obrenović (1780), Herennius Etruscus (220), and Hostilian (230). After him are Alboin (530), Quintillus (220), Nikola Pašić (1845), Milan Nedić (1878), Krum (710), and Tomislav Nikolić (1952).