Osman II

1604 - 1622

Osman II

Osman II (Ottoman Turkish: عثمان ثانى‎ ‘Osmān-i sānī; 3 November 1604 – 20 May 1622), commonly known in Turkey as Genç Osman (meaning "Osman the Young"), was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1618 until his regicide on 20 May 1622. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osman II has received more than 866,295 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 216th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 870k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Osman II ranks 214 out of 14,801Before him are Lee Kuan Yew, Charles the Bald, Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha, Mars, George W. Bush, and Salvador Allende. After him are Alexander I of Russia, Ögedei Khan, Yuri Andropov, Harun al-Rashid, Odoacer, and Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor.

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

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Osman II ranks 40 out of 901Before him are Ertuğrul (1198), Suleiman II (1642), John Chrysostom (349), Heraclius (575), Anaximander (-610), and Margaret the Virgin (292). After him are Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed VI (1861), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Mihrimah Sultan (1522), Julian (331), and Ahmed II (1643).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Osman II ranks 21Before him are Murad II (1404), Mehmed I (1386), Mehmed IV (1642), Ertuğrul (1198), Suleiman II (1642), and Heraclius (575). After him are Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed VI (1861), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Julian (331), Ahmed II (1643), and Orhan (1288).

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