Moctezuma II

1466 - 1520

Moctezuma II

Moctezuma II (c. 1466 – 29 June 1520), variant spellings include Motecuhzomatzin, Montezuma, Moteuczoma, Motecuhzoma, Motēuczōmah, Muteczuma, and referred to in full by early Nahuatl texts as Motecuhzoma Xocoyotzin (Moctezuma the Younger, modern Nahuatl pronunciation ), was the ninth tlatoani or ruler of the Aztec Empire, reigning from 1502 to 1520. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Moctezuma II has received more than 1,678,643 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 470th most popular politician.

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  • 72.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Moctezuma II ranks 466 out of 14,801Before him are Lavrentiy Beria, Mustafa IV, Manuel I of Portugal, Louis VIII of France, Mahmoud Abbas, and Menes. After him are Margaret I of Denmark, Heraklonas, Jean-Baptiste Colbert, Maximilian I of Mexico, Augustus II the Strong, and Sneferu.

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Among people born in 1466, Moctezuma II ranks 2Before him is Erasmus. After him are Elizabeth of York, Andrea Doria, Quentin Matsys, Alonso de Ojeda, Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua, Giovanni Sforza, and Ottaviano Petrucci. Among people deceased in 1520, Moctezuma II ranks 4Before him are Raphael, Selim I, and Pedro Álvares Cabral. After him are Martin Waldseemüller, Pier Gerlofs Donia, Cuitláhuac, Kunigunde of Austria, Sten Sture the Younger, Agostino Chigi, Ippolito d'Este, and William Dunbar.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Moctezuma II ranks 4 out of 344Before him are Frida Kahlo (1907), Anthony Quinn (1915), and Diego Rivera (1886). After him are Geronimo (1829), Carlos Slim (1940), Emiliano Zapata (1879), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), La Malinche (1502), Octavio Paz (1914), and Cuauhtémoc (1495).


Among politicians born in Mexico, Moctezuma II ranks 1After him are Geronimo (1829), La Malinche (1502), Cuauhtémoc (1495), Porfirio Díaz (1830), Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794), Benito Juárez (1806), Agustín de Iturbide (1783), Francisco I. Madero (1873), Andrés Manuel López Obrador (1953), Vicente Fox (1942), and Lázaro Cárdenas (1895).

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