Osman II

1604 - 1622

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Osman II (Ottoman Turkish: عثمان ثانى ‘Osmān-i sānī; Turkish: II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osman II has received more than 1,669,543 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Osman II is the 177th most popular politician (down from 142nd in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Türkiye (down from 29th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Politician.

Osman II was the Ottoman Sultan who reigned from 1618 to 1622. He is most famous for his brutal massacre of the Janissaries.

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Among politicians, Osman II ranks 177 out of 19,576Before him are Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor, George W. Bush, Salvador Allende, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, and Lee Kuan Yew. After him are Louis Philippe I, Mary, Queen of Scots, Alp Arslan, Paul von Hindenburg, Oliver Cromwell, and Titus.

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Among people born in 1604, Osman II ranks 1After him are John IV of Portugal, Johann Rudolf Glauber, Tokugawa Iemitsu, John Maurice, Prince of Nassau-Siegen, İslâm III Giray, Claudia de' Medici, Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine, Bernard of Saxe-Weimar, Zheng Zhilong, Abraham Bosse, and Catherine of Brandenburg. Among people deceased in 1622, Osman II ranks 1After him are Francis de Sales, William Baffin, Hasekura Tsunenaga, Petrus Plancius, Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma, Petro Konashevych-Sahaidachny, Cesare Ripa, Fidelis of Sigmaringen, John II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, Bartolomeo Manfredi, and John Rolfe.

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In Türkiye

Among people born in Türkiye, Osman II ranks 32 out of 1,347Before him are Luke the Evangelist (31), Mustafa I (1591), Orhan (1288), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Mehmed IV (1642), and Anaxagoras (-500). After him are Hesiod (-800), John Chrysostom (349), Bayezid I (1354), Mehmed I (1386), Rachel (-3500), and Mihrimah Sultan (1522).

Among POLITICIANS In Türkiye

Among politicians born in Türkiye, Osman II ranks 18Before him are Abdul Hamid II (1842), Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (1954), Mustafa I (1591), Orhan (1288), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), and Mehmed IV (1642). After him are Bayezid I (1354), Mehmed I (1386), Heraclius (575), Mehmed VI (1861), Şehzade Mustafa (1515), and Suleiman II (1642).