POLITICIAN

Peter II of Yugoslavia

1923 - 1970

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Peter II (Serbian Cyrillic: Петар II Карађорђевић, romanized: Petar II Karađorđević; 6 September 1923 – 3 November 1970) was the last king of Yugoslavia, reigning from October 1934 until his deposition in November 1945. He was the last reigning member of the Karađorđević dynasty. The eldest child of King Alexander I and Maria of Romania, Peter succeeded to the Yugoslav throne in 1934 at the age of 11 after his father was assassinated during a state visit to France. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter II of Yugoslavia has received more than 1,067,990 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Peter II of Yugoslavia is the 1,207th most popular politician (down from 1,195th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Serbia (down from 15th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Serbian Politician.

Peter II of Yugoslavia is most famous for being the last king of Yugoslavia. He was in power from 1934 to 1945. He was overthrown by a coup d'état and was forced to abdicate the throne.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Peter II of Yugoslavia ranks 1,207 out of 15,710Before him are Zewditu, Jefferson Davis, Maria Christina, Duchess of Teschen, Muhammad II of Khwarazm, Wilm Hosenfeld, and Roh Moo-hyun. After him are Francesco I Sforza, Andronikos III Palaiologos, Alexander I of Serbia, Ottokar II of Bohemia, Sejo of Joseon, and Fuxi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1923, Peter II of Yugoslavia ranks 16Before him are Heydar Aliyev, Irma Grese, Italo Calvino, Roy Lichtenstein, Wojciech Jaruzelski, and Nadine Gordimer. After him are Franco Zeffirelli, György Ligeti, Mas Oyama, Carroll Shelby, Marcel Marceau, and Jack Kilby. Among people deceased in 1970, Peter II of Yugoslavia ranks 24Before him are Édouard Daladier, Paul Celan, C. V. Raman, Rudolf Carnap, Semyon Timoshenko, and Otto Heinrich Warburg. After him are Nelly Sachs, Bruce McLaren, Eric Berne, Vladimir Propp, Jochen Rindt, and Frances Farmer.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Peter II of Yugoslavia ranks 16 out of 469Before him are Licinius (263), Claudius Gothicus (210), Gratian (359), Jovian (331), Peter I of Serbia (1844), and Probus (232). After him are Alexander I of Serbia (1876), Saint Sava (1169), Stjepan Mesić (1934), Constantius III (370), Draža Mihailović (1893), and Karađorđe (1768).

Among POLITICIANS In Serbia

Among politicians born in Serbia, Peter II of Yugoslavia ranks 14Before him are Licinius (263), Claudius Gothicus (210), Gratian (359), Jovian (331), Peter I of Serbia (1844), and Probus (232). After him are Alexander I of Serbia (1876), Stjepan Mesić (1934), Constantius III (370), Karađorđe (1768), Mátyás Rákosi (1892), and Stefan Lazarević (1374).