POLITICIAN

Nabonidus

555 BC - 538 BC

Nabonidus

Nabonidus (; Akkadian: 𒀭𒀝𒉎𒌇 dNabû-naʾid, "Nabu is praised") was the last king of the Neo-Babylonian Empire, reigning from 556–539 BC (17 years). He seized power in a coup, toppling King Labashi-Marduk. He also angered the priests and commoners of Babylon by neglecting the city’s chief god, Marduk, and elevating the moon god, Sin, to the highest status. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nabonidus has received more than 398,393 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,266th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 400k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Nabonidus ranks 1,260 out of 14,801Before him are Yeonsangun of Joseon, Gaspard II de Coligny, Berenice IV of Egypt, David Lloyd George, Almanzor, and Ion Iliescu. After him are Václav Klaus, Roh Moo-hyun, Faisal I of Iraq, Ptolemy VI Philometor, Ruth, and Levi Eshkol.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 555 BC, Nabonidus ranks 1 Among people deceased in 538 BC, Nabonidus ranks 1

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Nabonidus ranks 192 out of 901Before him are Sabbatai Zevi (1626), Baldwin I, Latin Emperor (1172), Michael VII Doukas (1050), Maurice (539), Pancras of Rome (289), and Arrian (89). After him are Yunus Emre (1240), Dionysius of Halicarnassus (-60), Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca (1853), Alexios IV Angelos (1182), John VII Palaiologos (1370), and Stateira II (-346).

Among POLITICIANS In Turkey

Among politicians born in Turkey, Nabonidus ranks 106Before him are Alexios III Angelos (1153), Mausolus (-410), Ahmet Necdet Sezer (1941), Baldwin I, Latin Emperor (1172), Michael VII Doukas (1050), and Maurice (539). After him are Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca (1853), Alexios IV Angelos (1182), John VII Palaiologos (1370), Stateira II (-346), Philippikos Bardanes (700), and Cemal Gürsel (1895).

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