433 - 493


Flavius Odoacer (; c. 431 – 493 AD), also spelled Odovacer or Odovacar (Ancient Greek: Ὀδόακρος, romanized: Odóakros), was a soldier and statesman of barbarian background, who deposed the child emperor Romulus Augustulus and became King of Italy (476–493). Odoacer's deposition of Romulus Augustulus is traditionally seen as marking the end of the Western Roman Empire as well as Ancient Rome.Though the real power in Italy was in his hands, he represented himself as the client of the emperor in Constantinople, Zeno. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Odoacer has received more than 1,336,701 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 221st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Odoacer ranks 219 out of 14,801Before him are Salvador Allende, Osman II, Alexander I of Russia, Ögedei Khan, Yuri Andropov, and Harun al-Rashid. After him are Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Louis XVII of France, Ferdinand II of Aragon, Empress Dowager Cixi, and Matthias Corvinus.

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Among people born in 433, Odoacer ranks 1 Among people deceased in 493, Odoacer ranks 1After him is Licinia Eudoxia.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Odoacer ranks 7 out of 500Before him are Attila (406), Elizabeth Báthory (1560), Jerome (345), George Soros (1930), Martin of Tours (316), and Ferenc Puskás (1927). After him are Theodor Herzl (1860), Harry Houdini (1874), John von Neumann (1903), Stephen I of Hungary (975), Miklós Horthy (1868), and Louis II of Hungary (1506).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Odoacer ranks 2Before him are Attila (406). After him are Stephen I of Hungary (975), Miklós Horthy (1868), Louis II of Hungary (1506), Imre Nagy (1896), Gaiseric (389), Árpád (845), Louis I of Hungary (1326), Andrew II of Hungary (1175), Jadwiga of Poland (1374), and Mary, Queen of Hungary (1371).

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