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Necho I

700 BC - 664 BC

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Menkheperre Necho I (Egyptian: Nekau, Greek: Νεχώς Α' or Νεχώ Α', Akkadian: Nikuu or Nikû) (? – 664 BCE near Memphis) was a ruler of the ancient Egyptian city of Sais. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Necho I has received more than 94,383 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Necho I is the 2,849th most popular politician (up from 3,320th in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Egypt (up from 164th in 2019) and the 71st most popular Egyptian Politician.

Necho I is most famous for his campaign against the Kushites in Egypt.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Necho I ranks 2,849 out of 15,710Before him are Ramsay MacDonald, Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, Alexander I of Epirus, Theudebert I, Helenus, and Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies. After him are John Balliol, Tiridates III of Armenia, Baldwin I, Margrave of Flanders, Yoweri Museveni, Lennart Johansson, and Frederick Augustus III of Saxony.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 700 BC, Necho I ranks 13Before him are Tyrtaeus, Amasis II, Periander, Phalaris, Psamtik II, and Anacharsis. After him are Cylon of Athens, Sinsharishkun, Harpagus, Phraortes, Cypselus, and Philip I of Macedon. Among people deceased in 664 BC, Necho I ranks 2Before him is Taharqa.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Necho I ranks 148 out of 520Before him are Apepi (-1600), Mentuhotep I (-2200), Mohamed Hussein Tantawi (1935), Cleopatra Selene of Syria (-130), Psusennes I (-1100), and Faten Hamama (1931). After him are Apries (-650), Arsinoe III of Egypt (-246), Intef II (-2150), Mary the Jewess (100), Al-Kamil (1177), and Berenice III of Egypt (-120).

Among POLITICIANS In Egypt

Among politicians born in Egypt, Necho I ranks 71Before him are Abbas II of Egypt (1874), Apepi (-1600), Mentuhotep I (-2200), Mohamed Hussein Tantawi (1935), Cleopatra Selene of Syria (-130), and Psusennes I (-1100). After him are Apries (-650), Arsinoe III of Egypt (-246), Intef II (-2150), Al-Kamil (1177), Berenice III of Egypt (-120), and Nectanebo II (-400).