568 BC - 484 BC


Śāriputra (Sanskrit: शारिपुत्र; Tibetan: ཤཱ་རིའི་བུ་, Pali: Sāriputta, lit. "the son of Śāri", born Upatiṣya, Pali: Upatissa) was one of the top disciples of the Buddha. He is considered the first of the Buddha's two chief male disciples, together with Maudgalyāyana (Pali: Moggallāna). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sariputta has received more than 173,959 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,240th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Sariputta ranks 1,234 out of 14,801Before him are Seti II, Crazy Horse, Millard Fillmore, Chulalongkorn, Eleftherios Venizelos, and Ur-Nammu. After him are Henry I, Duke of Guise, Ludwig III of Bavaria, Mohammed V of Morocco, Cyrus the Younger, Walther Funk, and Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.

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Among people born in 568 BC, Sariputta ranks 1After him is Maudgalyayana. Among people deceased in 484 BC, Sariputta ranks 1After him is Maudgalyayana.

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In India

Among people born in India, Sariputta ranks 39 out of 848Before him are Ramakrishna (1836), Alauddin Khalji (1266), Rani of Jhansi (1828), Mahavira (-599), C. V. Raman (1888), and Aryabhata (476). After him are Bhāskara II (1114), Mahākāśyapa (-550), Tulsidas (1532), Zubin Mehta (1936), Salman Khan (1965), and Meera (1498).


Among politicians born in India, Sariputta ranks 14Before him are Jahangir (1569), Subhas Chandra Bose (1897), B. R. Ambedkar (1891), Chandragupta Maurya (-340), Alauddin Khalji (1266), and Rani of Jhansi (1828). After him are Vallabhbhai Patel (1875), Tipu Sultan (1750), Narendra Modi (1950), Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888), Razia Sultana (1205), and Harsha (590).

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