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Safiye Sultan

1550 - 1619

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Safiye Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: صفیه سلطان‎; c. 1550 – 1621) was the Haseki Sultan (favorite consort) of Murad III and Valide Sultan of the Ottoman Empire as the mother of Mehmed III and the grandmother of Sultans: Ahmed I and Mustafa I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Safiye Sultan has received more than 910,059 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Safiye Sultan is the 452nd most popular politician (down from 334th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Albania and the 3rd most popular Albanian Politician.

Safiye Sultan was the wife of Ottoman Sultan Ahmed I and the mother of Sultan Mustafa II. She was the first woman to become Valide Sultan, the title for the mother of the Ottoman sultan. Safiye is most famous for her construction of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Istanbul.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Safiye Sultan ranks 452 out of 15,710Before her are Ashurbanipal, Robert Schuman, Charles the Simple, Vladimir the Great, Ludwig II of Bavaria, and John, King of England. After her are Tomyris, Boris Godunov, Yongle Emperor, Merneptah, Constantius II, and Æthelstan.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1550, Safiye Sultan ranks 4Before her are Charles IX of France, John Napier, and Willem Barentsz. After her are Charles IX of Sweden, Camillus de Lellis, Henry I, Duke of Guise, Jang-geum, Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, John Davis, Stanislaus Kostka, and Karin Månsdotter. Among people deceased in 1619, Safiye Sultan ranks 2Before her is Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor. After her are Anne of Denmark, Hans Lippershey, John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg, Ludovico Carracci, Lucilio Vanini, Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, Lawrence of Brindisi, Shimazu Yoshihiro, Hieronymus Fabricius, and Denis Calvaert.

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In Albania

Among people born in Albania, Safiye Sultan ranks 3 out of 83Before her are Skanderbeg (1405) and Enver Hoxha (1908). After her are Anastasius I Dicorus (430), Ali Pasha of Ioannina (1750), Zog I of Albania (1895), Ramiz Alia (1924), Ismail Kadare (1936), Sali Berisha (1944), Koca Sinan Pasha (1520), Lütfi Pasha (1488), and Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580).

Among POLITICIANS In Albania

Among politicians born in Albania, Safiye Sultan ranks 3Before her are Skanderbeg (1405) and Enver Hoxha (1908). After her are Anastasius I Dicorus (430), Ali Pasha of Ioannina (1750), Zog I of Albania (1895), Ramiz Alia (1924), Sali Berisha (1944), Koca Sinan Pasha (1520), Lütfi Pasha (1488), Köprülü Mehmed Pasha (1580), and Mehmet Shehu (1913).