1906 - 1967


Puyi (Chinese: 溥儀; 7 February 1906 – 17 October 1967) was the last Emperor of China as the twelfth and final Emperor of the Qing dynasty, China's last imperial dynasty. At the age of two, he was made the Xuantong Emperor in China and Khevt Yos Khaan in Mongolia from 1908 until his forced abdication on 12 February 1912, after the 1911 Revolution, though he would remain in the Forbidden Palace and continued a lavish lifestyle. He was briefly restored to the throne as emperor by the loyalist General Zhang Xun from 1 July to 12 July 1917. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Puyi has received more than 4,389,437 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 234th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 64

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Puyis by language


Among politicians, Puyi ranks 231 out of 14,801Before him are Matthias Corvinus, Alexander III of Russia, William I, German Emperor, Yitzhak Rabin, Louis Philippe I, and Mahmud II. After him are Georges Danton, Philip II of France, A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Theodore Roosevelt, Golda Meir, and Antoninus Pius.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1906, Puyi ranks 6Before him are Leonid Brezhnev, Adolf Eichmann, Hannah Arendt, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Samuel Beckett. After him are Aristotle Onassis, Luchino Visconti, Grace Hopper, Kurt Gödel, Albert Hofmann, and Henri Charrière. Among people deceased in 1967, Puyi ranks 4Before him are Che Guevara, René Magritte, and Konrad Adenauer. After him are Vivien Leigh, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Edward Hopper, Zoltán Kodály, Mohammad Mosaddegh, Spencer Tracy, Clement Attlee, and Jack Ruby.

Others Born in 1906

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1967

Go to all Rankings

In China

Among people born in China, Puyi ranks 17 out of 921Before him are Jackie Chan (1954), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), Sima Qian (-145), Cao Cao (155), and Empress Dowager Cixi (1835). After him are Liu Bei (161), Zhuge Liang (181), Guan Yu (162), Xuanzang (602), Mencius (-372), and Xi Jinping (1953).


Among politicians born in China, Puyi ranks 8Before him are Qin Shi Huang (-258), Huang Xianfan (1899), Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), and Empress Dowager Cixi (1835). After him are Liu Bei (161), Xi Jinping (1953), Wu Zetian (624), Kangxi Emperor (1654), Hu Jintao (1942), and Qianlong Emperor (1711).

Politicians Born in China

Go to all Rankings