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Nikephoros I

760 - 811

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Nikephoros I or Nicephorus I (Greek: Νικηφόρος; 750 – 26 July 811) was Byzantine emperor from 802 to 811, when he was killed in the Battle of Pliska. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikephoros I has received more than 303,502 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Nikephoros I is the 866th most popular politician (down from 776th in 2019), the 132nd most popular biography from Turkey (down from 117th in 2019) and the 75th most popular Turkish Politician.

Nikephoros I is most famous for his victory over the Bulgarians in 811 and for being the first emperor to convert to Christianity.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Nikephoros I ranks 866 out of 15,710Before him are Antigonus I Monophthalmus, Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark, Kara Mustafa Pasha, Basil I, Roger II of Sicily, and Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès. After him are Charles I of Hungary, Frederick VI of Denmark, Nadezhda Krupskaya, Josiah, Emperor Gaozu of Tang, and Sergey Kirov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 760, Nikephoros I ranks 1After him is Sibawayh. Among people deceased in 811, Nikephoros I ranks 1After him are Charles the Younger, Pepin the Hunchback, and Sakanoue no Tamuramaro.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Nikephoros I ranks 132 out of 1,128Before him are Nikephoros II Phokas (912), Julius Nepos (430), Andronikos II Palaiologos (1259), Gregory of Nyssa (335), Kara Mustafa Pasha (1634), and Basil I (811). After him are John VIII Palaiologos (1392), Leo VI the Wise (866), Stefan Dušan (1308), Michael II (770), Balbinus (178), and Stilicho (359).

Among POLITICIANS In Turkey

Among politicians born in Turkey, Nikephoros I ranks 75Before him are Justinian II (668), Nikephoros II Phokas (912), Julius Nepos (430), Andronikos II Palaiologos (1259), Kara Mustafa Pasha (1634), and Basil I (811). After him are John VIII Palaiologos (1392), Leo VI the Wise (866), Stefan Dušan (1308), Michael II (770), Balbinus (178), and Nikephoros III Botaneiates (1002).