Norodom of Cambodia

1834 - 1904

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Norodom (Khmer: នរោត្តម, Nôroŭttâm [nɔˈroːɗɑm]; born Ang Voddey (Khmer: អង្គវតី, Ângk Vôtei [ʔɑŋ ʋɔˈtəj]); 3 February 1834 – 24 April 1904) was King of Cambodia from 19 October 1860 to his death on 24 April 1904. He was the eldest son of King Ang Duong and was a half-brother of Prince Si Votha and King Sisowath. He was elected to the throne in 1860 but would not be crowned until 1864 because Siam held the royal regalia (the royal crown and other artifacts). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Norodom of Cambodia has received more than 280,193 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Norodom of Cambodia is the 4,062nd most popular politician (down from 3,901st in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Cambodia (down from 9th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Cambodian Politician.

Norodom of Cambodia was a Cambodian King who ruled from 1904 to 1941. He was the son of King Ang Duong and Queen Sisowath Kossamak.

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Among politicians, Norodom of Cambodia ranks 4,062 out of 19,576Before him are John II, Count of Holland, Margaret, Countess of Tyrol, Heraclius II of Georgia, Rose Francine Rogombé, Archelaus I of Macedon, and Bleda. After him are William, Duke of Nassau, Murad Bey, Aleksander Kwaśniewski, Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Guy, Count of Flanders, and Moša Pijade.

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Among people born in 1834, Norodom of Cambodia ranks 15Before him are Léon Walras, August Weismann, Amilcare Ponchielli, Jan Neruda, Julia Pastrana, and Johann Philipp Reis. After him are Vasily Perov, Aleksis Kivi, Charles Spurgeon, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Kondō Isami, and Kawakami Gensai. Among people deceased in 1904, Norodom of Cambodia ranks 23Before him are Stepan Makarov, Paul Kruger, Lafcadio Hearn, Étienne-Jules Marey, Mathilde Bonaparte, and Émile Gallé. After him are Georges Gilles de la Tourette, Sami Frashëri, Alfred von Waldersee, Eduard Hanslick, María de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias, and Nikolay Bobrikov.

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In Cambodia

Among people born in Cambodia, Norodom of Cambodia ranks 10 out of 40Before him are Lon Nol (1913), Hun Sen (1952), Jayavarman VII (1125), Khieu Samphan (1931), Sisowath Monivong (1875), and Heng Samrin (1934). After him are Jayavarman II (800), Ta Mok (1926), Suryavarman II (1095), Kang Kek Iew (1942), Ram Khamhaeng (1237), and Norodom Suramarit (1896).

Among POLITICIANS In Cambodia

Among politicians born in Cambodia, Norodom of Cambodia ranks 10Before him are Lon Nol (1913), Hun Sen (1952), Jayavarman VII (1125), Khieu Samphan (1931), Sisowath Monivong (1875), and Heng Samrin (1934). After him are Jayavarman II (800), Suryavarman II (1095), Ram Khamhaeng (1237), Norodom Suramarit (1896), Sisowath of Cambodia (1840), and Norodom Ranariddh (1944).