Olivera Despina

1372 - 1444

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Mileva Olivera Lazarević (Serbian Cyrillic: Деспина Оливера Лазаревић; 1372 – after 1444), also known as Despina Hatun, was a Serbian princess and consort of the Ottoman sultan. She was the youngest daughter of Lazar of Serbia and Princess Milica. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Olivera Despina has received more than 94,822 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Olivera Despina is the 258th most popular companion (up from 263rd in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Serbia (down from 50th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Serbian Companion.

Olivera Despina is most famous for being the first female mayor of Sarajevo.

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Among companions, Olivera Despina ranks 258 out of 687Before her are Mary of Hungary, Queen of Naples, Sophie of France, Adelaide of Austria, Licinia Eudoxia, Charles I, Duke of Bourbon, and Joan of Portugal. After her are Meritamen, Tuya, Maria Isabel of Braganza, Alexandra of Yugoslavia, Marie of Brabant, Queen of France, and Jabir ibn Abd Allah.

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Among people born in 1372, Olivera Despina ranks 4Before her are Louis I, Duke of Orléans, Ibn Hajar al-‘Asqalani, and Helena Dragaš.  Among people deceased in 1444, Olivera Despina ranks 5Before her are Władysław III of Poland, Robert Campin, Leonardo Bruni, and Bernardino of Siena. After her are Mark of Ephesus, Julian Cesarini, John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset, Joseph Albo, and Gianfrancesco I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Olivera Despina ranks 53 out of 469Before her are Tomislav Nikolić (1952), Vuk Branković (1345), Radomir Putnik (1847), Dragan Džajić (1946), Herennius Etruscus (220), and Mihailo Obrenović (1823). After her are Milena Dravić (1940), Alexander Karađorđević, Prince of Serbia (1806), Dobrica Ćosić (1921), Vesna Vulović (1950), Gojko Mitić (1940), and Aleksandar Vučić (1970).

Among COMPANIONS In Serbia

Among companions born in Serbia, Olivera Despina ranks 2Before her are Mileva Marić (1875). After her are Draga Mašin (1864).