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Orestes

420 - 476

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Orestes (died 28 August 476) was a Roman general and politician of Pannonian ancestry, who held considerable influence in the late Western Roman Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Orestes has received more than 776,166 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Orestes is the 1,482nd most popular politician (up from 1,489th in 2019), the 46th most popular biography from Hungary (up from 47th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Hungarian Politician.

Orestes is most famous for murdering his mother, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, to avenge the death of his father, Agamemnon.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Orestes ranks 1,482 out of 15,710Before him are John Sigismund Zápolya, Amon of Judah, Ismail Ibn Sharif, Jiajing Emperor, Robert Ley, and Mongkut. After him are Gyeongjong of Joseon, Ferenc Szálasi, Kim Jong-un, Marcus Furius Camillus, Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily, and Abaqa Khan.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 420, Orestes ranks 5Before him are Pope Simplicius, Anthemius, Majorian, and Libius Severus. After him are Julia of Corsica, Thorismund, Valamir, and Rutilius Claudius Namatianus. Among people deceased in 476, Orestes ranks 1After him is Basiliscus.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Orestes ranks 46 out of 696Before him are Stephen V of Hungary (1239), Ladislaus IV of Hungary (1262), Béla III of Hungary (1148), Marcel Breuer (1902), Karl Mannheim (1893), and John Sigismund Zápolya (1540). After him are Ferenc Szálasi (1897), László Moholy-Nagy (1895), Lajos Kossuth (1802), Viktor Orbán (1963), Emeric, King of Hungary (1174), and Ágota Kristóf (1935).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Orestes ranks 18Before him are Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria (1868), Elizabeth of Luxembourg (1409), Stephen V of Hungary (1239), Ladislaus IV of Hungary (1262), Béla III of Hungary (1148), and John Sigismund Zápolya (1540). After him are Ferenc Szálasi (1897), Lajos Kossuth (1802), Viktor Orbán (1963), Emeric, King of Hungary (1174), Coloman, King of Hungary (1070), and Géza II of Hungary (1130).