Senusret II

1900 BC - 1879 BC

Senusret II

Khakheperre Senusret II was the fourth pharaoh of the Twelfth Dynasty of Egypt. He ruled from 1897 BC to 1878 BC. His pyramid was constructed at El-Lahun. Senusret II took a great deal of interest in the Faiyum oasis region and began work on an extensive irrigation system from Bahr Yussef through to Lake Moeris through the construction of a dike at El-Lahun and the addition of a network of drainage canals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Senusret II has received more than 138,550 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,453rd most popular politician.

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  • 36

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  • 8.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Senusret II ranks 2,436 out of 14,801Before him are Zhang Liang, Mario Monti, Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria, Taishi Ci, Rajiv Gandhi, and Pierre Trudeau. After him are Radu cel Frumos, Menkauhor Kaiu, Emperor Taizong of Song, Léon Bourgeois, Postumus, and Musa ibn Nusayr.

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Among people born in 1900 BC, Senusret II ranks 4Before him are Isaac, Laban, and Sobekneferu. After him are Sargon I, Sin-Muballit, Apil-Sin, Sabium, Yahdun-Lim, Ikunum, Nur-Adad, and Puzur-Ashur II. Among people deceased in 1879 BC, Senusret II ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Senusret II ranks 136 out of 432Before him are Ahmose-Nefertari (-1562), Sosigenes of Alexandria (-80), Ayman al-Zawahiri (1951), Smendes (-1200), Hemiunu (-2500), and Neferirkare Kakai (-2483). After him are Psusennes I (-1100), Al-Suyuti (1445), Nonnus (500), Alexander Helios (-40), Mentuhotep I (-2200), and Claudian (370).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Senusret II ranks 62Before him are Intef I (-2200), Cleopatra IV of Egypt (-138), Kiya (-1400), Mentuhotep III (-2050), Ahmose-Nefertari (-1562), and Smendes (-1200). After him are Psusennes I (-1100), Alexander Helios (-40), Mentuhotep I (-2200), Berenice III of Egypt (-120), Apepi (-1600), and Nectanebo II (-400).

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