Osroes I

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Osroes I (also spelled Chosroes I or Khosrow I; Parthian: 𐭇𐭅𐭎𐭓𐭅 Husrōw) was a Parthian contender, who ruled the western portion of the Parthian Empire from 109 to 129, with a one-year interruption. For the whole of his reign he contended with the rival king Vologases III (r. 110–147) who was based in the eastern provinces. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osroes I has received more than 40,156 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Osroes I is the 4,106th most popular politician (up from 4,434th in 2019), the 135th most popular biography from Iran (down from 133rd in 2019) and the 78th most popular Iranian Politician.

Osiris is most famous for being the god of the underworld. He was the son of Geb and Nut, and his wife was Isis. Osiris was killed by his brother Set, who chopped him into pieces and threw them in the Nile. Isis collected all of the pieces and put him back together, but he could not be brought back to life.

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Among politicians, Osroes I ranks 4,106 out of 15,710Before him are Charles, Duke of Mayenne, Hypereides, Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha, Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino, Erwin Piscator, and Teispes. After him are Marine Le Pen, Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, Pompeius Strabo, Eleanor of Viseu, Kunigunde of Austria, and Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg.

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Among people born in 50, Osroes I ranks 10Before him are Apollodorus of Damascus, Simon bar Kokhba, Zacchaeus, Salome, Simon Magus, and Rabbi Akiva. After him are Charaka, Gaius Calpurnius Piso, Yohanan ben Zakkai, Domitilla the Elder, Vologases II of Parthia, and Tiberius Claudius Narcissus. Among people deceased in 129, Osroes I ranks 1After him are Quadratus of Athens and Diogenes of Byzantium.

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Among people born in Iran, Osroes I ranks 135 out of 463Before him are Al-Bayhaqi (994), Phraates V (-100), Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi (1236), Mehran Karimi Nasseri (1942), Sibawayh (760), and Teispes (-675). After him are Sultan Husayn (1668), Ibn al-Muqaffa' (724), Harpagus (-700), Al-Karaji (953), Istakhri (850), and Abu Nasr Mansur (960).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Osroes I ranks 78Before him are Abdullah al-Mahdi Billah (873), Abbas III (1732), Phraates IV (-90), Suleiman of Persia (1647), Phraates V (-100), and Teispes (-675). After him are Sultan Husayn (1668), Istakhri (850), Abbas Mirza (1789), Ata-Malik Juvayni (1226), Orodes II (null), and Tiridates I of Armenia (null).