Mehmed V

1844 - 1918

Mehmed V

Mehmed V Reşâd (Ottoman Turkish: محمد خامس‎, romanized: Meḥmed-i ẖâmis, Turkish: Beşinci Mehmet Reşat or Reşat Mehmet) (2 November 1844 – 3 July 1918) reigned as the 35th and penultimate Ottoman Sultan (r. 1909–1918). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mehmed V has received more than 996,277 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 309th most popular politician.

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among politicians, Mehmed V ranks 306 out of 14,801Before him are Liu Bei, Khufu, Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Şehzade Mustafa, Jawaharlal Nehru, and Philip V of Spain. After him are Galba, Mary of Burgundy, Alexander Dubček, George III of the United Kingdom, Abdulmejid I, and Bill Clinton.

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Among people born in 1844, Mehmed V ranks 7Before him are Friedrich Nietzsche, Karl Benz, Sarah Bernhardt, Anatole France, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, and Paul Verlaine. After him are Henri Rousseau, Bernadette Soubirous, Ludwig Boltzmann, Ilya Repin, Umberto I of Italy, and Alexandra of Denmark. Among people deceased in 1918, Mehmed V ranks 8Before him are Gustav Klimt, Abdul Hamid II, Claude Debussy, Gavrilo Princip, Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, and Egon Schiele. After him are Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia, Georg Cantor, Guillaume Apollinaire, Georg Simmel, Karl Ferdinand Braun, and Manfred von Richthofen.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Mehmed V ranks 51 out of 901Before him are Julian (331), Ahmed II (1643), Orhan (1288), Anaxagoras (-500), Croesus (-596), and Şehzade Mustafa (1515). After him are Elagabalus (203), Epictetus (50), Gregory of Nazianzus (329), Constantine XI Palaiologos (1404), Mustafa II (1664), and Abdul Hamid I (1725).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Mehmed V ranks 30Before him are Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Julian (331), Ahmed II (1643), Orhan (1288), Croesus (-596), and Şehzade Mustafa (1515). After him are Elagabalus (203), Constantine XI Palaiologos (1404), Mustafa II (1664), Abdul Hamid I (1725), Selim III (1761), and Alp Arslan (1029).

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