Philip the Arab

204 - 249

Philip the Arab

Philip I (Latin: Marcus Julius Philippus Augustus; c. 204 – September 249 AD), also known commonly as the Arab (Latin: Arabus), was Roman Emperor from February 244 to September 249. He was born in Aurantis, Arabia, in a city situated in modern-day Syria. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip the Arab has received more than 798,145 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 584th most popular politician.

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  • 63

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.05

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Philip the Arab ranks 579 out of 14,801Before him are Leopold III of Belgium, Béla IV of Hungary, John of Bohemia, Olav V of Norway, Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, and Artaxerxes II of Persia. After him are Philip the Good, Charles I of Anjou, Frederick William IV of Prussia, Rurik, Juliana of the Netherlands, and Sweyn Forkbeard.

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Among people born in 204, Philip the Arab ranks 1 Among people deceased in 249, Philip the Arab ranks 1After him are Saint Apollonia, Philip II, Wang Bi, and Jotapianus.

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In Syria

Among people born in Syria, Philip the Arab ranks 4 out of 124Before him are John of Damascus (676), Hafez al-Assad (1930), and Zenobia (240). After him are Yazid I (647), Pope Anicetus (70), Abd al-Rahman I (731), Apollodorus of Damascus (50), Pope Gregory III (700), Nur ad-Din (1116), John Climacus (579), and Bashar al-Assad (1965).