2500 BC - 2458 BC

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Neferefre Isi (fl. 25th century BC; also known as Raneferef, Ranefer and in Greek as Χέρης, Cherês) was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the Fifth Dynasty during the Old Kingdom period. He was most likely the eldest son of pharaoh Neferirkare Kakai and queen Khentkaus II. He was known as prince Ranefer before he ascended to the throne. Neferefre started a pyramid for himself in the royal necropolis of Abusir called Netjeribau Raneferef, which means "The bas of Neferefre are divine". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neferefre has received more than 233,708 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Neferefre is the 10,028th most popular politician (down from 2,861st in 2019), the 369th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 154th in 2019) and the 177th most popular Egyptian Politician.

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Among politicians, Neferefre ranks 10,028 out of 15,710Before him are Caecilia Paulina, Manuel Roxas, Joseph Deiss, Mohammed bin Thani, William Waddington, and Entemena. After him are Giora Feidman, Adamantios Androutsopoulos, Binyamin Ben-Eliezer, Mari Alkatiri, Bak Jungyang, and Francisco Javier Castaños, 1st Duke of Bailén.

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Among people born in 2500 BC, Neferefre ranks 17Before him are Nefermaat, Ur-Nanshe, Kubaba, Peseshet, Nyuserre Ini, and Nubnefer. After him are Khentkaus III, En-anna-tum I, Sesheshet, and Tudiya. Among people deceased in 2458 BC, Neferefre ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Neferefre ranks 369 out of 520Before him are Nasr Abu Zayd (1943), Saad el-Shazly (1922), Georges Schehadé (1905), Senebkay (-1700), Nabil Elaraby (1935), and Salama Moussa (1887). After him are Bat Ye'or (1933), Djedefhor (-2600), Al-Mustakfi I (1285), Mohamed Atta (1968), Lysandra (-300), and Ibrahim Moustafa (1904).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Neferefre ranks 177Before him are Al-Musta'in (1390), Iset (-1350), Beketaten (-1400), Sobekemsaf I (-1650), Senebkay (-1700), and Nabil Elaraby (1935). After him are Djedefhor (-2600), Al-Mustakfi I (1285), Lysandra (-300), Al-Fa'iz bi-Nasr Allah (1149), Safiya Zaghloul (1876), and Kamal Ganzouri (1933).