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Rehoboam

972 BC - 914 BC

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Rehoboam (; Hebrew: רְחַבְעָם‬, Rəḥaḇʿām; Greek: Ροβοάμ, Rovoam; Latin: Roboam) was the first king of the Kingdom of Judah. He was a son of and the successor to Solomon and a grandson of David. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rehoboam has received more than 1,025,874 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Rehoboam is the 913th most popular politician (down from 565th in 2019), the 59th most popular biography from Israel (down from 47th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Israeli Politician.

Rehoboam is most famous for being the first king of the United Kingdom of Israel and Judah. He was the son of King Solomon and the grandson of King David. He became king of Israel in 930 BC and Judah in 928 BC.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Rehoboam ranks 913 out of 15,710Before him are Djedefre, Elisabeth of France, Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, Benjamin Disraeli, Mindaugas, and Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria. After him are Lysimachus, Galla Placidia, Ptolemy XII Auletes, Alfonso XII of Spain, Vasili IV of Russia, and Bashar al-Assad.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 972 BC, Rehoboam ranks 1 Among people deceased in 914 BC, Rehoboam ranks 1

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Rehoboam ranks 59 out of 389Before him are Barabbas (1), Jeroboam (-1000), Penitent thief (-18), Daniel Kahneman (1934), Josiah (-648), and Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem (1160). After him are Amin al-Husseini (1895), Zedekiah (-617), Edward Said (1935), Manasseh of Judah (-800), Baldwin V of Jerusalem (1177), and Rabbi Akiva (50).

Among POLITICIANS In Israel

Among politicians born in Israel, Rehoboam ranks 15Before him are Benjamin Netanyahu (1949), Reuven Rivlin (1939), Hezekiah (-800), Jeroboam (-1000), Josiah (-648), and Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem (1160). After him are Amin al-Husseini (1895), Zedekiah (-617), Manasseh of Judah (-800), Baldwin V of Jerusalem (1177), Abijah of Judah (-1000), and Jehoiakim (-634).