Reccared II

650 - 621

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Reccared II (in Spanish, Galician and Portuguese, Recaredo), (? – March 621) was Visigothic King of Hispania, Septimania and Galicia briefly in 621, though the length of the reign exactly is debated to last from several days to just over a year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Reccared II has received more than 43,293 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Reccared II is the 6,090th most popular politician (up from 6,257th in 2019), the 554th most popular biography from Spain (up from 576th in 2019) and the 209th most popular Spanish Politician.

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Among politicians, Reccared II ranks 6,090 out of 19,576Before him are Odvar Nordli, Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge, Avery Brundage, Princess Leopoldina of Brazil, Kurt Huber, and Shukri al-Quwatli. After him are Muryeong of Baekje, Otto Braun, Cao Zhang, Takahashi Korekiyo, Urus Khan, and Charles, Cardinal of Lorraine.

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Among people born in 650, Reccared II ranks 14Before him are Jindeok of Silla, Childebert the Adopted, Abdullah ibn Ja'far, Rupert of Salzburg, Muslim ibn Aqil, and Pope Sisinnius. After him are Ebroin, Mus'ab ibn al-Zubayr, Bojang of Goguryeo, Gurak, Wang Bo, and Jarir ibn Atiyah. Among people deceased in 621, Reccared II ranks 2Before him is Sisebut. After him are Malo, and John of Biclaro.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Reccared II ranks 554 out of 3,355Before him are Luis Ladaria Ferrer (1944), Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo (1926), Luis de Molina (1535), Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás (1900), Moses de León (1250), and Pedro Alonso (1971). After him are Elvira of Castile, Queen of Sicily (1103), Witteric (570), Luis del Sol (1935), Juan de Herrera (1530), Infanta Beatriz of Spain (1909), and Jabir ibn Aflah (1100).


Among politicians born in Spain, Reccared II ranks 209Before him are Bernard of Septimania (795), Federica Montseny (1905), Infante Carlos, Count of Montemolin (1818), Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo (1926), Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás (1900), and Moses de León (1250). After him are Witteric (570), Infanta Beatriz of Spain (1909), Ordoño IV of León (926), Gaius Julius Vindex (25), Infanta Eulalia of Spain (1864), and Luis of Spain, Count of Chinchón (1727).